Kenya Airways Resumes Flights Between Nairobi and Madagascar
Kenya Airways has resumed service between Jomo Kenyatta International Airport in Nairobi and Ivato International Airport in Antananarivo, Madagascar. The carrier will offer three weekly flights on the route on Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays.
On Monday (April 25, 2022), Kenya Airways announced the resumption of flights between Nairobi and Madagascar. The carrier will offer three weekly flights with service from Jomo Kenyatta International Airport in Nairobi to Ivato International Airport in Antananarivo, Madagascar on Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays. Inbound flights will also offer convenient one-stop connectivity via Nairobi to Paris, Johannesburg, Dubai, Amsterdam, London, Mumbai, Dar es Salaam, Accra, Abidjan and Dakar.
In Monday’s announcment, Kenya Airways’ Chief Commercial and Customer Officer, Julius Thairu, said,
“As part of our tactical approach to growth, we seek to link key markets within the KQ network to allow passengers seamless connectivity from all points with a particular focus in connecting Africa.”
Customers traveling to Madagascar will be required to present a negative COVID-19 PCR test taken within 72 hours prior to departure, as well as a rapid antigen test upon arrival. Visitors with a positive result in Madagascar will then have to quarantine for at least seven days in a government approved hotel or health facility.
Kenya Airways is one of Africa’s leading airlines and a member of the global SkyTeam Alliance. The carrier offers service to 41 destinations worldwide, 34 of which are in Africa, and typically carries over four million passengers annually. Kenya Airways was named Africa’s Leading Airline by the World Travel Awards in 2020. The company’s fleet of 32 aircraft, is one of the youngest in Africa and includes their flagship Boeing 787 Dreamliners. Kenya Airways also offers Cargo service to key destinations including London, Amsterdam, Guangzhou, Sharjah and Mumbai, as well as on over 25 intra-African routes. The carrier operates from the ultra-modern Terminal 1A at Jomo Kenyatta International Airport in Nairobi.
Source: Kenya Airways