Airline News - Africa / Middle East.


May 5, 2008

Emirates Airlines

Emirates Airlines will begin daily Dubai-San Francisco on Oct. 26 aboard a 777-200LR and six-times-weekly Dubai-Kozhikode on July 1 aboard 777-200s or A330-200s. Apr 28, 2008

Kenya Airways

Kenya Airways said it will launch new routes in Africa and increase flight frequencies to current destinations. It will launch a service to the Madagascar capital Antananarivo and boost flights to west and central Africa, Dubai and Guangzhou. African routes are a key source of business for the airline. Kenya Airways suspended flights to Paris in February as travelers stayed away following electoral violence that wracked Kenya after a disputed poll in December. It plans to resume flights in June. The Antananarivo flights will increase passenger numbers to...

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