Aviation news: Brussels Airlines now offers codeshared flight to Estonia


UGANDA (eTN) – The Kampala office of Brussels Airlines (SN) has confirmed that effective the end of October, they will offer their passengers from East Africa’s destinations Entebbe, Nairobi, Kigali, and Bujumbura, three times a week, a codeshared onwards flight, operated by Estonian Air, to Tallinn.

Brussels Airlines recently signed the agreement with Estonian, sparing passengers heading to this Baltic country a detour via other airports from where to connect to Tallinn. Estonian, according to the information available from Kampala, will use a B737-500 on the route and Miles and More cardholders will be able to earn points on the route, as well as they are able to enjoy lounge services in Tallinn in line with SN’s own policies.

In a related development, and courtesy of Brussels Airlines, the airline is, during the current “mussels season” in Belgium, flying fresh supplies on their nonstop flights from Brussels to Entebbe, where the Belgium-owned Le Chateaux is once again featuring regular “mussels nights” for their faithful clientele dedicated to good cuisine and good company.