Tag: Kenya Airways

Kenya and Tanzania report sharp drop in hotel occupancy
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Kenya and Tanzania report sharp drop in hotel occupancy

Apolinari Tairo - eTN Tanzania Apolinari Tairo - eTN Tanzania- March 20, 2020

Kenya and Tanzania are registering a sharp drop in toruist hotel occupancy after suspension of Kenya Airways' flights to key ... Read More

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

mm Alain St.Ange- June 4, 2019

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

Carsten Spohr New IATA Board Chairman
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Carsten Spohr New IATA Board Chairman

Dmytro Makarov Dmytro Makarov- June 2, 2019

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

Gleam of hope for tourism
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Gleam of hope for tourism

mm Alain St.Ange- April 9, 2019

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

Air France to add more flights on Paris to Nairobi route
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Air France to add more flights on Paris to Nairobi route

mm Alain St.Ange- March 12, 2019

Come April, Air France intends to increase its present flights between Paris and Nairobi from 3 to 5 a week, ... Read More

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

editor editor- February 11, 2019

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

Strike at Nairobi International airport to protest Kenya Airways
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Strike at Nairobi International airport to protest Kenya Airways

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- January 29, 2019

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

Rome–Fiumicino International Airport new route to Nairobi
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Rome–Fiumicino International Airport new route to Nairobi

mm Chief Assignment Editor- January 22, 2019

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

East African regional airlines battle to take over the African skies
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East African regional airlines battle to take over the African skies

Apolinari Tairo - eTN Tanzania Apolinari Tairo - eTN Tanzania- January 19, 2019

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

East African tourism remains calm after Nairobi terror attack
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East African tourism remains calm after Nairobi terror attack

editor editor- January 17, 2019

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
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Kenya Airways to make daily flights to Seychelles as of February

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- January 16, 2019

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

Africa Travel and Tourism: Trends for the New Year
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Africa Travel and Tourism: Trends for the New Year

editor editor- January 8, 2019

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
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Efforts underway to remove aircraft from Entebbe International Airport

mm Alain St.Ange- January 8, 2019

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

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- December 27, 2018

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

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

mm Alain St.Ange- December 24, 2018

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

mm Dr. Elinor Garely - special to eTN- December 7, 2018

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

Kenya Airways celebrates new flights to Livingstone, Zambia
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Kenya Airways celebrates new flights to Livingstone, Zambia

editor editor- June 10, 2013

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

Kenya Tourism Board and Kenya Airways sign partnership deal
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Kenya Tourism Board and Kenya Airways sign partnership deal

editor editor- May 10, 2013

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

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

editor editor- April 26, 2013

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

Kenya Airways prepares to launch Abu Dhabi flights in July
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Kenya Airways prepares to launch Abu Dhabi flights in July

editor editor- March 30, 2013

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

Kenya Airways to commence flights to Livingstone
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Kenya Airways to commence flights to Livingstone

editor editor- March 7, 2013

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

Kenya Airways announces codeshare with Etihad
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Kenya Airways announces codeshare with Etihad

editor editor- February 22, 2013

(eTN) - Following the progressive partnership between Abu Dhabi’s national airline, Etihad (EY), and European mega carrier KLM/Air France, it ... Read More

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

editor editor- February 20, 2013

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

Kenya Airways sticks with Dreamliner – for now
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Kenya Airways sticks with Dreamliner – for now

editor editor- January 17, 2013

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

Kenya Airways gets reprieve from court over reinstatement order
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Kenya Airways gets reprieve from court over reinstatement order

editor editor- January 15, 2013

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

Kenya Airways reduces capacity on Mumbai route
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Kenya Airways reduces capacity on Mumbai route

editor editor- January 10, 2013

(eTN) - Kenya Airways has confirmed that effective immediately 3 out of 10 flights current between Nairobi and Mumbai will ... Read More

Kenya Airways and RwandAir at verge of forming major partnership
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Kenya Airways and RwandAir at verge of forming major partnership

editor editor- December 21, 2012

(eTN) - Reliable sources from Nairobi have confirmed that a principal agreement has been reached between Kenya Airways (KQ) and ... Read More

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

editor editor- December 12, 2012

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

Creditors move on Jetlink to protect their claims
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Creditors move on Jetlink to protect their claims

editor editor- November 24, 2012

(eTN) - The High Court in Nairobi has granted what must be the first of several applications by creditors of ... Read More

Kenya Airways appoints Chris Diaz as new Director of Marketing
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Kenya Airways appoints Chris Diaz as new Director of Marketing

editor editor- November 21, 2012

(eTN) - Kenya Airways (KQ) has just announced the appointment of Mr. Chris Diaz as their new Director of Marketing, ... Read More

Kenya Airways’ losses justify cost-cutting measures
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Kenya Airways’ losses justify cost-cutting measures

editor editor- November 8, 2012

(eTN) - The announcement yesterday of Kenya Airways’ half-year financial results brought home the reality of what the company’s management ... Read More

Kenya Airways adds Johannesburg flights
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Kenya Airways adds Johannesburg flights

editor editor- October 30, 2012

(eTN) - The Pride of Africa, Kenya Airways, is set to significantly increase flights between Kenya and South Africa from ... Read More

Jambo Jet gets license for 22 routes
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Jambo Jet gets license for 22 routes

editor editor- October 15, 2012

(eTN) - The formal notice filed in the Kenya Gazette on Friday made the decision of the Kenya Civil Aviation ... Read More

Kenya Airways signs full codeshare with Korean Air
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Kenya Airways signs full codeshare with Korean Air

editor editor- October 15, 2012

KENYA (eTN) - An announcement over the weekend from Nairobi gave details on the codeshare agreement now signed by Kenya ... Read More

Kenya Airways flight schedule back to normal
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Kenya Airways flight schedule back to normal

editor editor- October 8, 2012

Kenya Airways (KQ) flights schedule is now back to normal after pilots under their union, Kenya Airline Pilots Association (KALPA) ... Read More

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