News Listings for Bujumbura

  • Flydubai adds three more East African destinations

    News | 28 Aug 2014 10:51 | Martin Rivers

    Middle Eastern budget carrier Flydubai is to start three new East African services, bringing its overall network to 80 destinations.
  • 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...