Articles Tagged ‘NBO’

Korean Air launches first African destination from Seoul Incheon

Korean Air launches first African destination from Seoul Incheon

Korean Air makes Nairobi Jomo Kenyatta Airport its first African airport served from Seoul Incheon.

Virgin Atlantic to axe Nairobi service from September; British Airways and Kenya Airways operate daily flights

Virgin Atlantic to axe Nairobi service from September; British Airways and Kenya Airways operate daily flights

Virgin Atlantic has decided to drop its flights to Kenya after just over five years. How have passenger numbers between the UK and Kenya developed during the last 14 years and how have the number of weekly flights offered by the three carriers operating from Heathrow to Nairobi changed since 2002? And which UK leisure […]

Kenya Airways launches flights to Delhi in India from Nairobi

Kenya Airways launches flights to Delhi in India from Nairobi

Kenya Airways now flies to India’s capital Delhi from its hub at Nairobi’s Jomo Kenyatta Airport.


Etihad launches Nairobi services from Abu Dhabi

Etihad launches Nairobi services from Abu Dhabi

Etihad Airways starts flying from Abu Dhabi to Nairobi in Kenya.

Royal Jordanian starts serving Nairobi from Amman

Royal Jordanian starts serving Nairobi from Amman

Royal Jordanian launches four-times weekly service to Kenya with A319s.

Condor expands in Africa, adding Banjul and Nairobi

Condor expands in Africa, adding Banjul and Nairobi

Thomas Cook Group airline Condor has added two African destinations from its Frankfurt hub while also linking Vienna with Punta Cana (Dominican Republic).


Kenya Airways launches new route to Ouagadougou in Burkina Faso from Nairobi

Kenya Airways launches new route to Ouagadougou in Burkina Faso from Nairobi

Kenya Airways now has connected its Nairobi hub with Ouagadougou in Burkina Faso, operating via Cotonou in Benin.

Kenyan capacity up 10% this summer; Gulf Air resumes Bahrain flights, Kenya Airways reaches Ouagadougou

Kenyan capacity up 10% this summer; Gulf Air resumes Bahrain flights, Kenya Airways reaches Ouagadougou

A country the size of France, with a population of over 40 million people, but how many airports offer scheduled services? How competitive is the domestic market? Which are the leading country markets and what share of the international market does Kenya Airways have?

Gulf Air launches new route from Bahrain to Nairobi

Gulf Air launches new route from Bahrain to Nairobi

Gulf Air launched flights to Kenya’s capital Nairobi from Bahrain – the airline’s eighth new route this year.


New airline routes launched (14 – 20 December)

New airline routes launched (14 – 20 December)

Ahead of Christmas, we have seen 83 new routes launch! You might have thought that route launch celebrations would be more low-key as Christmas celebrations take over, but we dare almost say it has been the contrary. We have fantastic photos from route launches all across the world!

New routes launched during the last week<br/> (Tuesday 9 – Monday 15 November)

New routes launched during the last week
(Tuesday 9 – Monday 15 November)

Although the winter season madness has calmed down, we have had 23 new routes launched in the last week. An Australian low-cost carrier launched a base just down the road from its already existing main base and we have full analysis of further routes launching in every continent, fully illustrated!

Lonrho-owned Fly540 grows by 25% in 2009; still focussed on Kenya and Tanzania; now operating first CRJ

Lonrho-owned Fly540 grows by 25% in 2009; still focussed on Kenya and Tanzania; now operating first CRJ

Africa’s Fly540 is owned by Lonrho and carried over 215,000 passengers last year. Which are its busiest airports and what share of the Kenyan domestic market does it have? Where else is the airline hoping to set up bases?