Tag: Kenya Airways

World Travel Awards 2019: Complete list of winners for Africa & the Indian Ocean

World Travel Awards 2019: Complete list of winners for Africa & the Indian Ocean

Alain St.Ange Alain St.Ange- June 4, 2019 02:16 0

The World Travel Awards took place in Mauritius. Businesses from all over Africa were competing to be the best of the best. This is the ... Read More

Carsten Spohr New IATA Board Chairman

Carsten Spohr New IATA Board Chairman

Dmytro Makarov Dmytro Makarov- June 2, 2019 06:42 0

The International Air Transport Association (IATA) announced that Lufthansa Group Chief Executive Officer, Carsten Spohr, has assumed his duties as Chairman of the IATA Board ... Read More

Gleam of hope for tourism

Gleam of hope for tourism

Alain St.Ange Alain St.Ange- April 9, 2019 23:05 0

On March 27, all roads led to Mombasa, Kenya, for a joint business meeting organized by Uganda and Kenya and the two Presidents of both ... Read More

Air France to add more flights on Paris to Nairobi route

Air France to add more flights on Paris to Nairobi route

Alain St.Ange Alain St.Ange- March 12, 2019 00:58 0

Come April, Air France intends to increase its present flights between Paris and Nairobi from 3 to 5 a week, the airline’s management confirmed over ... Read More

Kenya Airways joins Seychelles Tourism Board at New York Times Travel Show 2019 edition

Kenya Airways joins Seychelles Tourism Board at New York Times Travel Show 2019 edition

editor editor- February 11, 2019 20:23 0

Bringing more visibility and creating awareness about the Seychelles islands were only two of the Seychelles Tourism Board’s (STB) missions during their participation at the ... Read More

Strike at Nairobi International airport to protest Kenya Airways

Strike at Nairobi International airport to protest Kenya Airways

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- January 29, 2019 14:50 0

A Kenya workers union doesn't want Kenya Airways' taking over Jomo Kenyatta International Airport (JKIA). Kenya Aviation Workers Union (KAWU) will go on strike in ... Read More

Rome–Fiumicino International Airport new route to Nairobi

Rome–Fiumicino International Airport new route to Nairobi

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- January 22, 2019 18:05 0

Rome Fiumicino looks set to welcome back another important tailfin this summer, as Kenya Airways plans to launch four weekly 787 direct flights to the ... Read More

East African regional airlines battle to take over the African skies

East African regional airlines battle to take over the African skies

Apolinari Tairo - eTN Tanzania Apolinari Tairo - eTN Tanzania- January 19, 2019 06:21 0

East  African regional airlines are now fighting a winning and losing battle over the African skies which Kenya Airways, Ethiopian Airlines and South African Airways ... Read More

East African tourism remains calm after Nairobi terror attack

East African tourism remains calm after Nairobi terror attack

editor editor- January 17, 2019 23:14 0

Tourism operators in Kenya and the rest of East Africa have expressed their feelings over the recent Nairobi terror attack. Read More

Kenya Airways to make daily flights to Seychelles as of February

Kenya Airways to make daily flights to Seychelles as of February

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- January 16, 2019 07:51 0

Seychelles will be more accessible to the outside world starting February 6, 2019, as Kenya Airways introduces additional flights to its services, operating on a ... Read More

Africa Travel and Tourism: Trends for the New Year

Africa Travel and Tourism: Trends for the New Year

editor editor- January 8, 2019 02:40 0

Players in the travel and tourism ecosystem in Africa travel look forward to 2019 with full optimism. Read More

Efforts underway to remove aircraft from Entebbe International Airport

Efforts underway to remove aircraft from Entebbe International Airport

Alain St.Ange Alain St.Ange- January 8, 2019 01:49 0

The Civil Aviation Authority of Uganda said efforts were underway to remove the Ethiopian airlines plane from Entebbe International Airport. Read More

Aviation hub in Nairobi or Addis Ababa? Kenya Airways is taken the initiative

Aviation hub in Nairobi or Addis Ababa? Kenya Airways is taken the initiative

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- December 27, 2018 11:19 0

Competing with Addis Ababa, Nairobi wants to become a regional aviation hub in East Africa. This became clear when SkyTeam Member Kenya Airways is now ... Read More

Only one could win: Air Austral & Air Mauritius go for Kenya Airways

Only one could win: Air Austral & Air Mauritius go for Kenya Airways

Alain St.Ange Alain St.Ange- December 24, 2018 22:04 0

Air Austral and Air Mauritius were pitching themselves to be seen as the ideal working partner for  Kenya Airways. Read More

The big reveal: oneworld’s newest member – Royal Air Maroc

The big reveal: oneworld’s newest member – Royal Air Maroc

Dr. Elinor Garely - special to eTN Dr. Elinor Garely - special to eTN- December 7, 2018 14:57 0

Oneworld, an airline alliance, started February 1, 1999 and currently has 14 members, thanks to the new addition of Royal Air Maroc. Read More

Kenya Airways celebrates new flights to Livingstone, Zambia

Kenya Airways celebrates new flights to Livingstone, Zambia

editor editor- June 10, 2013 23:46 0

ZAMBIA - During the week, Kenya Airways held a cocktail party to celebrate their new flights to Livingstone. The party was on the lawns at ... Read More

Kenya Tourism Board and Kenya Airways sign partnership deal

Kenya Tourism Board and Kenya Airways sign partnership deal

editor editor- May 10, 2013 06:17 0

(eTN) - Two leading stakeholders in Kenya’s tourism industry, the Kenya Tourism Board (KTB) and national airline Kenya Airways (KQ), have yesterday put pen to ... Read More

Airport lounges becoming a key tool in the fight for market share

Airport lounges becoming a key tool in the fight for market share

editor editor- April 26, 2013 06:02 0

(eTN) - When the new Jomo Kenyatta International Airport terminal facility eventually open its doors to passengers next year, Kenya Airways will be opening two ... Read More

Kenya Airways prepares to launch Abu Dhabi flights in July

Kenya Airways prepares to launch Abu Dhabi flights in July

editor editor- March 30, 2013 02:23 0

(eTN) - Kenya Airways (KQ) has confirmed they will commence flights to Abu Dhabi, initially three times a week, using a two class B737-800NG. Read More

Kenya Airways to commence flights to Livingstone

Kenya Airways to commence flights to Livingstone

editor editor- March 7, 2013 00:50 0

(eTN) - News is coming out of Nairobi that Kenya Airways will launch flights to Livingstone, Zambia, in June, then routing on to Harare, Zimbabwe. Read More

Kenya Airways announces codeshare with Etihad

Kenya Airways announces codeshare with Etihad

editor editor- February 22, 2013 06:55 0

(eTN) - Following the progressive partnership between Abu Dhabi’s national airline, Etihad (EY), and European mega carrier KLM/Air France, it comes as no particular surprise, ... Read More

Kenya Airways applies for extended immunity over KLM-Air France deal

Kenya Airways applies for extended immunity over KLM-Air France deal

editor editor- February 20, 2013 09:33 0

(eTN) - Information was received from Nairobi that Kenya Airways has applied to the country’s competition authority for extended exemption of their partnership deals with ... Read More

Kenya Airways sticks with Dreamliner – for now

Kenya Airways sticks with Dreamliner – for now

editor editor- January 17, 2013 07:36 0

(eTN) - Kenya Airways, aka The Pride of Africa, has downplayed the current hullabaloo about Boeing’s B787 Dreamliner, of which the airline has 9 such ... Read More

Kenya Airways gets reprieve from court over reinstatement order

Kenya Airways gets reprieve from court over reinstatement order

editor editor- January 15, 2013 08:35 0

(eTN) - Information received from Nairobi indicates that the Industrial Court in a change of mind granted an application by Kenya Airways (KQ) to hold ... Read More

Kenya Airways reduces capacity on Mumbai route

Kenya Airways reduces capacity on Mumbai route

editor editor- January 10, 2013 03:13 0

(eTN) - Kenya Airways has confirmed that effective immediately 3 out of 10 flights current between Nairobi and Mumbai will be operated on B737-700 aircraft, ... Read More

Kenya Airways and RwandAir at verge of forming major partnership

Kenya Airways and RwandAir at verge of forming major partnership

editor editor- December 21, 2012 03:04 0

(eTN) - Reliable sources from Nairobi have confirmed that a principal agreement has been reached between Kenya Airways (KQ) and RwandAir (WB), when KQ’s Dr. Read More

N’djamena flights suspended as Kenya Airways struggles with cost burden

N’djamena flights suspended as Kenya Airways struggles with cost burden

editor editor- December 12, 2012 03:00 0

(eTN) - Kenya Airways (KQ) has reportedly suspended the twice-a-week flights to Chad’s capital, N’djamena, with immediate effect, blaming the halt of low demand and ... Read More

Creditors move on Jetlink to protect their claims

Creditors move on Jetlink to protect their claims

editor editor- November 24, 2012 08:29 0

(eTN) - The High Court in Nairobi has granted what must be the first of several applications by creditors of grounded privately-owned Kenyan airline, Jetlink, ... Read More

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