04 Jun 2024

Brussels Airlines resumes Nairobi flights after nine-year hiatus


Brussels Airlines resumes service to Nairobi, Kenya after a nine-year break. The route relaunches with a new Airbus A330-300, operating six times a week during summer.

This increases Brussels Airlines' Sub-Saharan African destinations to 18. Frequencies adjust to four flights per week in winter with capacity shifting to Dakar, Banjul, and Monrovia.

The move strengthens Lufthansa Group's presence in Kenya, complementing Lufthansa's Frankfurt service and Discover Airlines' Mombasa routes. The relaunch reflects growing economic ties and strong air travel demand in Sub-Saharan Africa 

This relaunch reflects not only the growing economic ties between Belgium and Kenya, but also the booming air travel demand fuelled by the expanding middle class across Sub-Saharan Africa.

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Source: Simple Flying

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