British Airways

Bonus Offer – Double “On Business Points”

On Business members collect double On Business points on up to five return flights or 10

one-way sectors.

Also one gets Double Avios points on Executive Club

The member or (account handler) should register / activate this offer to earn the bonus.

Applicable for travel completed by 31 December 2018.

Auric Air Services – Tanzania

Daily flights added from Dar es Salaam to Mafia Island for the Whale Shark Season – 1 Oct 2018 to 31 Mar 2019

This year do not miss the chance of watching these beautiful giants.

Swimming with the biggest fish in the sea is an awesome experience that is easily accessible from Mafia Island. Here, the season to swim with them is the longest in the world

Qatar Airways – New Route

Effective 11 December 2018 Qatar Airways will launch direct flights to Mombasa. The new four-times weekly service (Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday & Sunday) will be Qatar Airways’ second Kenyan destination, in addition to its existing flights to Nairobi.

Qatar Airways – Qsuite on Mumbai & Bengaluru routes

Qatar Airways award winning Business Class experience, Qsuite, is now available on flights to Mumbai & Bengaluru from Doha.

Qsuite features the industry’s first ever double bed available in Business Class.

www.qatarairways.com/en-ke/onboard/qsuite.html

Emirates Pre-Paid Excess Baggage Allowance

The special excess baggage per piece is valid to all Emirates destinations, up to a maximum of 10 pieces, in addition to the free allowance is applicable in all classes as below:

CONDITIONS:

  • Tickets must be sold and issued in Kenya for Travel Originating in Nairobi.
  • The sale of the Pre-paid Excess Baggage is strictly ‘subject to availability’
  • Oversized bags will not be accepted as accompanied baggage, and will need to be sent as cargo
  • Extra Baggage is only applicable for travel from Kenya
  • Baggage must be through checked to the final destination.
  • The sum of the dimensions of the baggage should not exceed 158cm.
  • No single piece of baggage should weigh more than 32Kgs.
  • Passengers travelling to Bangkok are allowed max 5 pieces of baggage; includes both Free Baggage Allowance and pre-paid baggage, meaning pax can purchase only 3PC.

Valid up to 31 Dec 2018

Emirates – New Boeing 777

Step into your spacious First Class Suite and slide the floor to ceiling doors closed. Recline into the NASA-inspired zero gravity setting and find your natural resting position. And if you’re in a middle suite, you can admire HD views through your virtual window.

Or settle into your Business Class seat with a beverage from your in-seat minibar. When you’re ready to switch off, lower into a fully flat position using your touchscreen controller.

And in Economy Class, walk through the clean champagne tones of the cabin and let the calm ambiance help you relax into your journey.

No matter what class you travel in, make your journey a game changer on the new Boeing 777.

 

Kenya Airways

Addition of 2 new flights from Nairobi to Dubai, as follows

Thurs & Sat      Nairobi – Dubai         0800 – 1405

Thurs & Sat       Dubai – Nairobi        1535 – 1940

Jet Airways

Excess Baggage charge on domestic India routes have been revised as follows.

 Economy Cabin

      Excess Baggage Rate
Cabin PAX Type Free Baggage Allowance Between 15 – 20 kgs Above 20 kgs
Economy Adult 15 kgs INR 100/ per kg (inclusive of Taxes) INR 500/ per kg (inclusive of Taxes)
Child
Infant 0 NA NA

 

Premiere Cabin

Cabin PAX Type Free Baggage Allowances Excess Baggage Rate
Premiere Adult 30 kgs INR 500/ per kg (inclusive of Service Tax)
Child
Infant 0

 

 

Malawi Airlines

Malawi Airlines has introduced new flights from Nairobi.  Effective March 29 2017, a Boeing 737-700 will start flying to Lilongwe four times a week as follows:

Depart Nairobi at 06:15 and arrive in Lilongwe at 07:30, every Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday;

Depart Lilongwe at 17:45 and arrive in Nairobi at 21:00, every Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday;

Free checked baggage allowance is 2 pieces, 23kg max each for Economy class and 3 pieces, 23kg max each for Business class.

With daily morning flights to Johannesburg out of their Lilongewe hub you can now connect between Nairobi and Johannesburg four times a week. Malawi Airlines is majority owned by and managed by Ethiopian Airlines.

Etihad Airways – Separate Tickets Policy

From February 1, guests travelling on separate Passenger Name Record PNR(s) as a result of purchasing separate tickets are not eligible for “through check-in” to their final destination.

This policy also applies to all Etihad to other Airlines flights. Baggage will not be through tagged to final destination.

  • Any guests holding separate Passenger Name Record PNR(s) with separate ticket(s) will need to re-check their bags at the transfer airport.
  • Guests are advised that they must collect any baggage, clear Immigration and Customs and re-check their bags in locally for any onward flight on a separate ticket
  • Guests must have the appropriate travel documents to enter the country at the respective transfer point. Any guest who does not have the appropriate travel documents to enter the country at the transfer airport shall be denied travel
  • Etihad shall not be responsible for the repatriation and associated costs and/or interim expenses for any guest who fails to collect their baggage at the transfer point and chooses to continue their journey without it.