KQ celebrate anniversary since inaugural flight to New York.

November 2, 2019 Kenya Airways (KQ) is celebrating one year since making its maiden flight from Jomo Kenyatta International Airport (JKIA), Nairobi to John F Kennedy International Airport (JFK), New York on...

melvinWritten by:

November 2, 2019 / Comments (0)

Ethiopian Airlines Eyes Bengaluru As Latest Destination

November 1, 2019 African air carrier Ethiopian Airlines has added Bengaluru to its route network. The route began on 27th October 2019. Ethiopian Airlines opened up the route to Bengaluru (also known as...

melvinWritten by:

November 1, 2019 / Comments (0)

Jambojet Mogadishu, Kigali flights start Nov

November 1, 2019 Low-cost carrier Jambojet will start flying to Rwanda and Somalia next month with the opening of ticket sales. The latest routes by the airline, a subsidiary of Kenya Airways, will mark the...

melvinWritten by:

November 1, 2019 / Comments (0)

Qantas grounds Boeing 737 plane due to ‘cracking’

November 1, 2019 Australian airline Qantas has grounded one of its Boeing 737 NG planes after discovering “cracking” in one section. The carrier said several airlines were inspecting their 737...

melvinWritten by:

November 1, 2019 / Comments (0)

Air Zimbabwe resumes flights to South Africa after suspension lifted

October 31, 2019 Zimbabwe’s national airline has resumed flights to South Africa, the company said on Monday, after a halt last week when South Africa’s state-run airports management firm barred the...

melvinWritten by:

October 31, 2019 / Comments (0)

KQ hires 40 local pilots amid dispute with union

October 31, 2019 Kenya Airways (KQ) has recruited 40 local pilots this year as part of efforts to plug a biting personnel shortage, even as the airline defended its decision to hire foreign pilots on...

melvinWritten by:

October 31, 2019 / Comments (0)

KATA and Amadeus EA hold industry meetings in Nairobi and Mombasa

October 27, 2019 The Kenya Association of Travel Agents (KATA) in collaboration with Amadeus East Africa, this week hosted two industry meetings in Nairobi and Mombasa, where travel agents got to know more...

melvinWritten by:

October 27, 2019 / Comments (0)

GDS deals a breakthrough in rich-content strategy for Routehappy

October 26, 2019 Amadeus and Sabre — have agreed to distribute ATPCO’s Routehappy rich content into their various flight-shopping interfaces and applications serving travel agencies, OTAs,...

melvinWritten by:

October 26, 2019 / Comments (0)

Can deploying big data come to rescue of Kenya Airways?

October 26, 2019 Big data is permeating every aspect of daily commercial activity—from financial services, retail, logistics to production lines. Airlines are now having their moment of epiphany with big...

melvinWritten by:

October 26, 2019 / Comments (0)

Kenyan hotels shine at world luxury awards

October 26, 2019 Seven local hotels were feted during the 2019 World Luxury Hotel awards where six emerged top in various categories across Africa as one topped in East Africa. Elewana Kifaru House located...

melvinWritten by:

October 26, 2019 / Comments (0)