Tag: Flight

What impact has Nairobi-New York direct flights had one year on?

Today marks one year since the flagging off of the historic Nairobi to New York daily direct flight. During the launch, President Uhuru Kenyatta said the 15 hour flight to US will open up Kenya and the region to the world and boost the continent’s economic growth. To breakdown how much of an impact this flight has had thus far, Sebastian Mikosz, CEO of Kenya Airways joins CNBC Africa.

New direct flight between Frankfurt and Addis Ababa

Lufthansa, the first European airlines to fly to Addis Ababa, is on the verge of launching its non-stop flight to Frankfurt this year.

One vintage plane lost but aviators press on through Africa

The Vintage Air Rally has flown from Europe past Egypt's pyramids and through Sudan and Ethiopia.