kulula.com issues casting call for ‘The Most South African Flight Ever’

Flying South Africa. whoever, wherever, whyever

Johannesburg, 12 December 2012:  South Africa’s most-loved airline, kulula.com, will take to the skies early next year carrying South Africans from all walks of life when it orchestrates a world first - ‘The Most South African Flight Ever’.

This momentous, never-been-done-before flight will see the most diverse and representative set of locals jet off to celebrate this homegrown airline’s passion for travel.

“kulula really gets South Africans’ flying needs, so whether you’re a Zulu princesses, illegitimate son of an Afrikaans pop star, a Bloemfontein organic cheese maker or a urban goat herder, kulula will fly you whenever, whyever,” says Nadine Damen, Marketing Manager of kulula.com.

Ordinary and extraordinary South African residents, residing all over the country, can nominate themselves to stand a chance to be part of this historic one-hour flight which is taking place on Saturday, 26th January 2013. Departing from Lanseria International Airport in Johannesburg, the flight will be a scenic trip around the area and return back to Lanseria International Airport.

Visit kulula’s facebook page (www.facebook.com/iflykulula), click on ‘The Most South African Flight Ever’ tab, and complete the fun questionnaire to describe what type of South African you are, between 26th November and 31st December 2012. Be sure to include a motivating sentence or two on what makes you unique and why you should be one of the 189 South Africans to make it onto this flight.


Note to editors:

  1. kulula is spelt with a lowercase ‘k’

About kulula.com:
kulula (from the Zulu word meaning ‘easily’) is SA’s top privately-owned commercial airline, and is operated by Comair Limited. This adventurous brand, which celebrated its 10-year anniversary in 2011, has since inception revolutionalised air travel in South Africa by making flying much easier and more affordable to customers.  kulula is proud to be the only private airline in South African that is accredited with IOSA (IATA Operational Safety Audit), the global safety benchmark that enforces rigorous airline safety standards. kulula has been rolling out its Boeing 737-800 (189 seats) fleet upgrade plan since 2010 and operates more than 411 flights a week across 14 domestic routes. 

For more information about kulula and its various offerings, including affordable holiday packages, the kulula mobi site and online check-in service, visit www.kulula.com (the largest online retailer in the country). Become a kulula fan at www.facebook.com/iflykulula or follow us on twitter (http://twitter.com/kulula)

Distributed by:
Marise Lerm
Account Director
Atmosphere Communications
Direct line: 021 469 1568
Switchboard number: 021 461 2117
Cell: 082 826 0457
Email: marise@atmosphere.co.za

On behalf of:
Nadine Damen
Marketing Manager
Direct line: 011 921 0467
Cell: 082 801 0289
Email: nadine.damen@kulula.com