Kenya Airways strengthens UAE presence
Launches additional flight from Dubai to Nairobi
29th July 2012, UAE: With immediate effect, Africa’s National carrier, Kenya Airways announced the launch of an additional ‘three times a week’ flight from Dubai to Nairobi with convenient onward connections popular African destinations including Mombasa, Dar Es Salaam and newly launched Kilimanjaro.
The additional flight complements the daily flight being operated between the two destinations by the airline.
Flight KQ 315 departs Dubai at 05:45 and arrives in Nairobi at 09:40. On the return leg, KQ 314 departs Nairobi at 22:30 and arrives in Dubai the next day 04:45.
Abraham Joseph, Area Manager – Gulf, Middle East & Pakistan, Kenya Airways said, “UAE is an important market for Kenya Airways we are proud of the additional service. The new service will provide excellent timing, greater convenience and flexibility for business travelers and tourists.”
The new thrice a week flights will be operated using Kenya Airways Boeing 737-800 NG aircraft.
For bookings and enquiries, please contact your local travel agent or Kenya Airways on 04 2212149/04-2292000.
About Kenya Airways
Kenya Airways, a member of the SkyTeam Alliance, is the leading African airline flying to over 56 destinations worldwide, 45 of which are in Africa and carries over three million passengers annually. Kenya Airways is also a major employer with a workforce of over 4,200 employees. It continues to modernize its fleet with its 34 aircraft fleet being one of the most modern in Africa. The on-board service is renowned and the lie-flat business class seat on the wide-body aircraft is consistently voted among the world’s top 10. Most recently it has scooped top awards at the Africa Investor (Ai) Tourism Investor Awards and was declared the Business Airline of the Year in Africa. Kenya Airways takes pride for being in the fore front of connecting Africa to the world and the World to Africa through its hub Jomo Kenyatta International Airport.