From African Flyer: Delta Airlines (US) has announced new African destinations including – New York to Nairobi via Dakar (Senegal) four times a week
Kenya Airways has toyed with the idea of flight to Miami oo Atlanta for several years
Compe for KQ
There have been a lot of protects from Ugandan about the high cost of flights to Nairobi (at ungodly hours) to connect to other Kenya Airways (KQ) flights – with tickets costing about $340 for the 300 mile journey. Of course short flights are really lucrative in Africa – and Air Kenya makes a killing with their $100 flights to Masai Mara, other games parks, and holiday destinations.
So along comes an Aga Khan backed airline set to begin on the Entebbe – Nairobi route operating as Air Uganda who will begin flights in November.