South African Airways: much-maligned, pilloried, desperate and mismanaged, it seems now that the disaster of the so-called flag carrier has taken on its own menacing gravity.

This reality – of how SAA has spread its awful pox to everything it touches – became traumatically evident in, of all places, gate B28 at Frankfurt Airport last Saturday...

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