The launch is in line with the airline’s broader strategy to assert its presence and expand connectivity across Africa and open up opportunities for tourism, trade and investment.
The non-stop flights to Cape Town depart Nairobi every Wednesday, Friday and Sunday at 15:30 (all times local).
The airline also operates seven weekly flights to Cape Town. Four flights via Livingstone, Zambia, depart Nairobi every Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday and three weekly flights via the resort town of Victoria Falls on Monday, Thursday and Saturday. This brings to a total of 10 weekly flights to Cape Town from Nairobi.