CS Amina and Governor Nyong’o to launch 748 Airline flights to Kisumu
Aviation company, 748 Air Services that has mostly served as a multinational private aviation firm is now going commercial for the first time.
The airline is set to launch the new route to Kisumu, starting May 20, 2021.
The introduction of the Nairobi-Kisumu route is part of 748 Air Services network expansion plans to allow it to play a significant role in supporting the growth of the domestic tourism market and boosting the economy already hit hard by the COVID-19 pandemic.
“This week we are launching our second domestic route within a year since we ventured into the Mara. Kisumu is very important in our expansion plans and 748 Air will provide customers with great value option when we officially open the route,” said 748 Air Service Managing Director, Moses Mwangi.
The new route will play an important role in facilitating more business and tourism opportunities as well as strengthening the lake region as the top business hub.
The airline will be plying daily flights on the new route from the Jomo Kenyatta International Airport (JKIA) to Kisumu International Airport.
Cabinet Secretary for Sports, Heritage and Culture Amina Mohamed and Kisumu County Governor, Prof. Anyang’ Nyongó are the leaders who will officiate the event.