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Jomo Kenyatta International Airport

Kenya Airways opens new lounge at JKIA

Wolfgang H. Thome, eTN  Jul 04, 2011

(eTN) - Kenya Airways has just announced the opening of a brand-new lounge for SkyTeam Platinum and Gold Card Holders, offering their own and partner airlines’ valued frequent fliers the best available lounge standards found anywhere at the Jomo Kenyatta International Airport.

The new facility, able to accommodate up to 90 passengers in transit or awaiting their departure flights, will be able to enjoy hot showers, novel for JKIA, but also other amenities like super-fast wireless Internet access, hot meals, snacks, and drinks, besides superior range of reading materials and access to leading news and business channels on DStv.

The new lounge is now available to entitled passengers besides the regular Simba Lounge for business-class passengers, which offers, in particular, passengers on regional and continental services an oasis of tranquility in the otherwise hustle and bustle of East Africa’s busiest airport. Said Kenya Airways’ CEO Dr. Titus Naikuni during the opening function: "The opening of this new and outstanding facility continues to set us apart from other continental airlines and continues to entrench our position as an international airline. It also elevates the profile of our hub, the JKIA, in line with our new SkyTeam status."

Kenya Airways opens new lounge at JKIA
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