Kenya Airways PLC and Airlink (PTY) have signed an interline settlement that can prolong the airways’ attain within the southern African area by way of Johannesburg and Cape City. The brand new settlement will provide clients seamless journey to over 40 cities throughout Africa.
Kenya Airways continues to diversify its companies and operations in response to their clients’ wants. Below this newest settlement, Kenya Airways’ clients flying to South Africa will be capable of join with Airlink-operated flights to Windhoek, Durban, Gaborone, Maseru, Pemba, Maputo and Port Elizabeth, amongst others. It’ll additionally allow Airlink passengers to guide a via ticket to Nairobi, and luxuriate in connections to the remainder of Kenya Airways’ locations inside Africa, together with Entebbe, Kigali, Dar es Salaam, Bujumbura, Kinshasa and extra.
The settlement presents new development alternatives for each airways, and can strengthen aviation ties between Kenya and southern Africa.
This partnership additionally performs a big position economically, enhancing commerce exchanges and spurring tourism throughout the continent.
“As international economies proceed to reel from the consequences of the pandemic, such strategic partnerships are important.
“These new routes will positively influence the move of commerce and tourism throughout the area by providing our clients handy journey across the continent,” stated Julius Thairu, KQ’s performing chief business officer.