KQ News


JKIA rated among best airports in Africa

JKIA receives recognition from Airports Council International Jomo Kenyatta International Airport (JKIA) in Nairobi has been named as the fifth-best airport in Africa at the prestigious Airports Council International (ACI)…


KQ Cargo wins award

KQ Cargo wins African Cargo Airline of the Year Award, providing the freight division with continued recognition for its excellent service Kenya Airways Cargo has won the title of African…


KQ fights poaching

Kenya Airways’ Change for Change programme delivers much-needed help for the Kenya Wildlife Service KQ, working together with international wildlife charity Born Free Foundation, has boosted the fight against rhino…


Health volunteers fly to West Africa

Kenya Airways recently flew 170 Kenyan health volunteers to Freetown, Sierra Leone, and Monrovia, Liberia, on the two flights chartered by the African Union (AU). Speaking after a visit to…


Ukunda Airstrip expansion starts

KAA relocates school to enable revamp of aerodrome The relocation of Mkwakwani Primary School, which sits partly within Ukunda Airstrip (on the south coast of Kenya), has commenced, ahead of…


KQ takes delivery of third 737-800NG

Aircraft provides a ‘differentiated customer experience’ KQ has further enhanced its position as the airline with the youngest fleet in Africa with the acquisition of a third Boeing 737-800 Next-Generation…


Kenya Airways to fly to Hanoi

Kenya’s national carrier becomes the first and only airline to link Vietnam directly to Africa Kenya Airways will fly to Hanoi, Vietnam, three times a week from 30 March 2015….


New menu on board

Jackson Biko went behind the scenes in the ‘kitchen’ learn the story of the new menus that customers have been enjoying on board all Kenya Airways’ flights since the beginning…


KQ and KLM celebrate 15-year partnership

Joint venture flies some one million passengers to 43 destinations annually, generating half a billion US dollars Kenya Airways and KLM celebrated the 15th anniversary of their joint venture in…


Enhanced passenger safety and security

UK donates explosive trace detection device to Kenya Kenya airways has received an Explosive Trace Detection (ETD) machine from the UK government. The gift forms part of the ongoing cooperation…