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Kenya Airways celebrates new flights to Livingstone, Zambia

ZAMBIA - During the week, Kenya Airways held a cocktail party to celebrate their new flights to Livingstone. The party was on the lawns at the Zambezi Sun.

Kenya Tourism Board and Kenya Airways sign partnership deal

(eTN) - Two leading stakeholders in Kenya’s tourism industry, the Kenya Tourism Board (KTB) and national airline Kenya Airways (KQ), have yesterday put pen to paper to sign a one-year partnership ag

Airport lounges becoming a key tool in the fight for market...

(eTN) - When the new Jomo Kenyatta International Airport terminal facility eventually open its doors to passengers next year, Kenya Airways will be opening two state-of-the-art lounges in Terminal Fou

Kenya Airways prepares to launch Abu Dhabi flights in July

(eTN) - Kenya Airways (KQ) has confirmed they will commence flights to Abu Dhabi, initially three times a week, using a two class B737-800NG.

Kenya Airways to commence flights to Livingstone

(eTN) - News is coming out of Nairobi that Kenya Airways will launch flights to Livingstone, Zambia, in June, then routing on to Harare, Zimbabwe.

Kenya Airways announces codeshare with Etihad

(eTN) - Following the progressive partnership between Abu Dhabi’s national airline, Etihad (EY), and European mega carrier KLM/Air France, it comes as no particular surprise, other than the timing,

Kenya Airways applies for extended immunity over KLM-Air France deal

(eTN) - Information was received from Nairobi that Kenya Airways has applied to the country’s competition authority for extended exemption of their partnership deals with KLM/Air France, to prevent

Kenya Airways sticks with Dreamliner – for now

(eTN) - Kenya Airways, aka The Pride of Africa, has downplayed the current hullabaloo about Boeing’s B787 Dreamliner, of which the airline has 9 such aircraft on firm order, plus an additional 4 on

Kenya Airways gets reprieve from court over reinstatement order

(eTN) - Information received from Nairobi indicates that the Industrial Court in a change of mind granted an application by Kenya Airways (KQ) to hold off the ordered reinstatement of over 400 staff w

Kenya Airways reduces capacity on Mumbai route

(eTN) - Kenya Airways has confirmed that effective immediately 3 out of 10 flights current between Nairobi and Mumbai will be operated on B737-700 aircraft, leaving the remaining frequencies to be flo

Kenya Airways and RwandAir at verge of forming major partnership

(eTN) - Reliable sources from Nairobi have confirmed that a principal agreement has been reached between Kenya Airways (KQ) and RwandAir (WB), when KQ’s Dr.

N’djamena flights suspended as Kenya Airways struggles with cost burden

(eTN) - Kenya Airways (KQ) has reportedly suspended the twice-a-week flights to Chad’s capital, N’djamena, with immediate effect, blaming the halt of low demand and poor forward bookings.

Creditors move on Jetlink to protect their claims

(eTN) - The High Court in Nairobi has granted what must be the first of several applications by creditors of grounded privately-owned Kenyan airline, Jetlink, as the owners of four of the carrier’s

Kenya Airways appoints Chris Diaz as new Director of Marketing

(eTN) - Kenya Airways (KQ) has just announced the appointment of Mr. Chris Diaz as their new Director of Marketing, effective immediately.

Kenya Airways’ losses justify cost-cutting measures

(eTN) - The announcement yesterday of Kenya Airways’ half-year financial results brought home the reality of what the company’s management has been saying for a while now, that sharply risen cost

Kenya Airways adds Johannesburg flights

(eTN) - The Pride of Africa, Kenya Airways, is set to significantly increase flights between Kenya and South Africa from December onwards, when one of the airline’s recently-acquired Embraer E190 je

Jambo Jet gets license for 22 routes

(eTN) - The formal notice filed in the Kenya Gazette on Friday made the decision of the Kenya Civil Aviation Authority public and affirmed what the aviation grapevine had been whispering about for day

Kenya Airways signs full codeshare with Korean Air

KENYA (eTN) - An announcement over the weekend from Nairobi gave details on the codeshare agreement now signed by Kenya Airways, “The Pride of Africa,” and SkyTeam alliance partner, Korean Air.

Kenya Airways flight schedule back to normal

Kenya Airways (KQ) flights schedule is now back to normal after pilots under their union, Kenya Airline Pilots Association (KALPA) reinstated its goodwill on Sunday.

Kenya Airways flights return to normality

(eTN) - Kenya airways pilots under their union, the Kenya Airlines Pilots Association (KALPA), have reinstated goodwill with immediate effect, with the management of Kenya airways after consultations

Kenya Airways hit by fresh strikes

(eTN) - Suspicions of a politically-inspired “pay back”’ are rising as Kenya Airways is experiencing further flight delays, after KALPA, the Kenya Airline Pilots Association, has withdrawn the

Kenya Airways half-year results up 20.6 percent

(eTN) - As the Pride of Africa took delivery of their latest Embraer E190 jet yesterday in Nairobi, information has been released that the half year results of Kenya Airways, compared to 2011, showed

Kenya Airways gets court clearance to advance staff restructuring

(eTN) - ‘Reports about Kenya Airways sacking staff are outrageous and a product of fiction by sections of the media, aimed to cause industrial unrest. None of this is true.

Kenya Airways’ latest E190 takes to the skies in Brazil

The delivery of Kenya Airways’ 36th “bird” is now imminent as the aircraft was put through a vigorous in-flight testing regime over the past two days, ahead of the formal handover later this wee

Kenya Airways eyes northern Tanzania tourist circuit

Kenya Airways and Qatar Airways are looking to further expand their flight services to Tanzania with an introduction of scheduled flights to Tanzania’s northern tourist circuit effective July of thi

Kenya Airways eyes more destinations in Africa

When all is set for the Routes Africa 2012 Forum in Seychelles, East Africa’s leading airline, Kenya Airways is looking to extend its wings to cover more destinations in Africa and outside the conti

Africa: Ten years on since eTN debut

This week, eTurboNews is looking back at a decade of success, having grown from strength to strength and established itself as a friend of those destinations which 10 years ago were not exactly in the

Saudi Arabian Airlines and Kenya Airways sign codeshare agreement

Saudi Arabian Airlines has entered into a codeshare agreement with Kenya Airways, a move that will strengthen each other’s presence in their respective countries.