News from ATTA

News from ATTA consists of a combination of news from the African continent with relevance to African Tourism along with news about ATTA for the benefit of our members.

16 November 2020

Emirates partners with FlySafair


Emirates and FlySafair have joined forces to create more air travel options. The airlines announced an interline agreement on Monday [November 16].

Read More

11 January 2018

Update: Kenya Airways New York Flights

PRESS RELEASE: Kenya Airways today marks a great milestone with the launch of a non-stop flight from Nairobi to New York. The national carrier starts selling today tickets for the inaugural flight which is scheduled for October 28th this year.

Read More

10 January 2018

Kenya Airways plans New York launch in late-Oct 2018

Kenya Airways today (10JAN18) opened reservation for its planned nonstop service to the US, with the launch of Nairobi – New York JFK route.

Read More

08 January 2018

Singapore Airlines ups flights to SA

Singapore Airlines (SIA) is set to increase its number of flights to Cape Town, South Africa, in order to meet growing travel demand.

Read More

14 September 2017

KQ eyes New York in debut direct flights


Kenya Airways is eyeing New York as its first destination when it starts direct flights to the US next year. The national carrier sees the city as a convenient East Coast aviation hub to mark its entry into the US, before spreading its wings across the world’s biggest economy. The airline, which last week received regulatory approval to operate direct flights to the US, also estimates that it will move 60,000 passengers in its first year of operation on the route.

Read More