Jambo Jet Increases Weekly Flights to Lakeside City of Kisumu
Jambojet , a low cost carrier subsidiary of Kenya Airways- has increased weekly flights to Kisumu City to 14 following the increased demand and flexibility offered by its newly acquired aircraft.
The new development comes barely a week after Jambojet phased out the Boeing 737 which had been leased from Kenya Airways. The airline will now operate its three newly acquired Dash 8 Q400 propeller powered aircrafts which makes the fleet arguably the youngest fleet globally
In addition to increased demand, the no frills carrier says the frequencies adjustment is a response to their recent acquisition of two Bombardier Q400 aircraft that can do more trips cycles.
The fast growing Eldoret and Kisumu routes will now have an afternoon flight on all weekdays
The budget carrier in May 2017 granted regulatory approval to fly to 16 routes including Entebbe, Addis Ababa, Dar es Salaam, Zanzibar, Kilimanjaro, Mwanza, Kigali, Juba, Bujumbura, Hargeisa, Mogadishu, Goma, Kisangani and Moroni.
The latest expansion increases the number of Jambojet flights from JKIA to 408 per month – only last month the airline embarked on plans to begin operating regional f, in Uganda