News Listings for Bujumbura

  • Kenya's Jambo Jet starts operations

    News | 01 Apr 2014 09:13 | Oliver Clark

    ​New Kenyan low-cost carrier Jambo Jet made its inaugural flight on 1 April.
  • Jambo Jet gains domestic and international route licences

    News | 02 Jan 2014 14:02 | Oliver Clark

    Kenya's Jambo Jet has been granted permission to operate on routes from Mombasa and Nairobi to destinations across Africa.
  • SAA to axe Rwanda and Burundi operations

    News | 15 Nov 2013 18:57 | Oliver Clark

    ​South African Airways (SAA) will pull out of the Burundi and Rwanda markets from 7 December as it continues its network overhaul to cut costs.
  • Kenya Airways converting four 737-300s into freighters

    News | 29 Oct 2012 11:35

    <p>Kenya Airways plans to convert four of its Boeing 737-300 passenger aircraft into freighters.</p><p>Aeronautical Engineers (AEI) will carry out freighter...
  • IN FOCUS: FastJet outlines African ambitions

    News | 26 Sep 2012 12:57 | Martin Rivers

    FastJet, the new pan-African low-cost carrier backed by Stelios Haji-Ioannou, will launch operations in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania in early November and plans...
  • Air Burundi to resume services with new MA60s

    News | 02 Jul 2012 03:19 | Siva Govindasamy

    <p>Air Burundi has taken delivery of its first Xian Aircraft MA60 turboprop aircraft.</p><p>Burundi's flag carrier inked a deal for two MA60s in 2011, says...