Tag: Kenya Airways

Kenya Airways signs a codeshare agreement with Air Europa

Kenya’s National Carrier, Kenya Airways (KQ) has signed a codeshare agreement with Air Europa, the third-largest Spanish carrier, to extend its reach in Europe and the United States of America. The new agreement will allow Air Europa passengers to fly to Nairobi from Amsterdam as well as allow ...

Kenya Airways resumes passenger service to Bangkok

National carrier Kenya Airways (KQ) has announced the resumption of flights to Bangkok starting this month, operating the route five times per week. The route was launched in 2003 and suspended in 2020 due to the global Covid-19 pandemic. The resumption of flights to Bangkok will expand KQ’s cur...

Kenya Airways and South Africa airlines to finalise partnership strategy in 2024

Kenya Airways and South Africa airlines to finalise partnership strategy in 2024

Kenya Airways and South African Airways have announced plans to launch a pan-African airline group in 2024, as part of their strategic partnership. The move aims to enhance connectivity across the continent and support economic growth through increased trade and tourism. The proposed airline g...

Kenya Airways seeks cash-rich foreign airline investor

Kenya Airways seeks cash-rich foreign airline investor

As a solution to return the national carrier, Kenya Airways to profitability, Kenya’s National Treasury wants a cash-rich foreign airline to buy a controlling take in the Airline. This was the word from Principal Secretary nominee of The National Treasury, Chris Kiptoo who appeared before the D...

Kenya Airways Appoints Travel Point LLC As General Sales Agent In The Sultanate Of Oman

Kenya Airways Appoints Travel Point LLC As General Sales Agent In The Sultanate Of Oman

Kenya’s national carrier, Kenya Airways (KQ) has appointed Travel Point LLC as its General Sales Agent (GSA) for Oman. Travel Point LLC takes the full responsibility for selling the airlines products in Oman, handling the needs of the travel trade and KQ customers, hence growing KQ’s market s...

KQ Board confirms Allan Kilavuka as Group Managing Director & CEO

KQ Board confirms Allan Kilavuka as Group Managing Director & CEO

The Board of Directors of Kenya Airways PLC has appointed Mr. Allan Kilavuka as the airline’s Group Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer effective April 1, 2020. Prior to this appointment, he was the CEO of Kenya Airways’ subsidiary, Jambojet. “It is particularly gratifying to me ...

Kenya Airways renews its agreement with Joramco for its 787 aircarft

Kenya Airways renews its agreement with Joramco for its 787 aircarft

Joramco, the Amman based MRO and the engineering arm of Dubai Aerospace Enterprise (DAE) has won another base maintenance contract from Kenya Airways- Kenya’s flag carrier, to perform seven heavy checks and modifications on their 787 aircraft. The checks will commence in 2020, between January and...

Kenya Airways partners with Joramco for Heavy Maintenance Services on its B787 aircraft

Kenya Airways partners with Joramco for Heavy Maintenance Services on its B787 aircraft

Joramco, the Amman based MRO and the engineering arm of Dubai Aerospace Enterprise (DAE), and Kenya Airways, the flag carrier airline of Kenya, have signed a heavy maintenance agreement for the first time to perform OOP check for six B787 from the carrier’s fleet in addition to major modification...

Rome Fiumicino nets new route to Nairobi with Kenya Airways

Rome Fiumicino nets new route to Nairobi with Kenya Airways

Rome Fiumicino Airport looks set to welcome back another important tailfin this summer as Kenya Airways plans to launch four weekly Boeing 787 direct flights from Nairobi this June. Kenya Airways had previously operated from Fiumicino until June 2012, and with the resumption of flights to Italy, ...

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