Big ambitions for the airport at the gateway to the World's most famous game reserve - Kruger Mpumulanga International airport

Published: 09 February 2023

In this episode, we head down to the gateway to the world's most famous game reserve, the Kruger National Park in South Africa to speak with Grant Ponting, the CEO of Kruger Mpumulanga International airport.

The airport has made some notable strides in terms of new route development and is continuing its drive for new services by attending AviaDev Africa in Cape town 29th June- 1st July.

In this episode, we discuss the following:

We get to meet Grant, the CEO

We understand some more about the catchment area and demographic the airport serves

We discuss the new routes that have been launched and are coming online later this year

We find out more about how the airport sees its immediate future in terms of growth and where it is focusing its efforts on development.

Finally, we discuss the approach to improving customer service across the airport and digitisation.