International flights out of Kenya are set to resume from August 1st while domestic flights are set to resume from July 15th. This was confirmed by President Uhuru Kenyatta during the ninth Presidential address on the Covid-19 pandemic on 6th July.
The opening up of the airspace is conditioned with strict conformity with guidelines and protocols issued by the Ministry of Health.
The resumption of domestic and international flights come as a sigh of relief for the Travel and Tourism Sector. Employers in the sector were rendered jobless, sent on unpaid leave or suffered pay cuts.
Travel Agents had closed shop as the Covid-19 unprecedented situated grounded the agency business to a halt.