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Emirates and Kenya Airways enter interline partnership 

Emirates and Kenya Airways enter interline partnership 

Emirates and Kenya Airways (KQ) have established an interline collaboration that would give both airlines’ customers access to new destinations on their respective networks via a single itinerary. Customers will benefit from more travel alternatives as well as seamless baggage check-in to their ultimate destination as a result of the partnership.

Customers of Emirates will now be able to travel from Nairobi to 28 destinations on the Kenya Airways network, including Nampula, Bangui, Bujumbara, Kigali, Dzaoudzi, Lubumbashi, Kinshasa, Kilimanjaro, Juba, and Zanzibar, among many more regional locations in Africa. A single ticket itinerary from or to Mombasa, one of the most popular vacation spots in Kenya, can also be booked by Emirates passengers flying via Dubai as part of a bilateral interline agreement.

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Similarly, Kenya Airways passengers travelling from Nairobi and Mombasa will now be able to access the Emirates’ network and seamlessly connect through Dubai to 23 destinations across West and South Asia, the Far East, the Indian Ocean and Middle East such as Singapore, Tokyo, Bangkok, Ahmedabad, Beirut, Hong Kong, Jakarta, Seoul among others.

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Kenya Airways recently began giving clients four weekly direct flights between Mombasa and Dubai. In addition to Jomo Kenyatta International Airport, the route from Moi International Airport in Mombasa became the second hub through which the airline connects travellers directly to the UAE. As of right now, KQ offers ten weekly flights from Nairobi to Dubai using a combination of B737-800 and the Dreamliner B787-800.

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With regionally inspired multi-course menus created by a team of award winning chefs and a large selection of premium beverages, guests of all classes may experience a unique experience in the skies. With Emirates’ award-winning in-flight entertainment system, passengers may sit back and enjoy more than 6,500 channels of carefully curated worldwide entertainment content, including TV series, podcasts, games, audiobooks, films from East Africa, African music and more.

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Qantas Announces New Non-Stop Direct Flights from Perth to Paris

Qantas Announces New Non-Stop Direct Flights from Perth to Paris

Qantas has launched new direct flights between Perth and Paris, reconnecting Australia and France for the first time in 20 years.

This new route reduces the travel time between the two cities by approximately three hours and stands as the longest non-stop flight to France globally.

Initially, the flights will operate four times per week during the busy European summer and the Olympic and Paralympic periods, before scaling down to three services per week from mid-August. This new service will provide an additional 75,000 seats between Australia and Europe annually.

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Perth will serve as the gateway to Paris for travelers from Sydney, Melbourne, Brisbane, and other major Australian cities. French tourists will also benefit from seamless connections to over 60 destinations across Australia, allowing them to explore the country’s natural wonders.

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The flights will be operated using Qantas’s Boeing 787-9 Dreamliner, which is designed for long-haul travel. Passengers will enjoy large windows, high cabin humidity, and mood lighting to help them feel refreshed upon arrival.

To celebrate the new Paris route, Qantas has introduced several customer initiatives. These include limited edition Martin Grant-designed pyjamas with matching amenity kits and Neil Perry-curated menus for the Business cabin, featuring classic French dishes like Bouillabaisse of snapper and Skull Island prawns and a French 75 cocktail.

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Additionally, a special selection qantas movies list celebrating French cinema, including films such as Amélie and Midnight in Paris, will be available on the international inflight entertainment system throughout July. qantas inflight entertainment movie list 2024.

This route launch follows a significant agreement between Qantas and Perth Airport, aiming to expand the airline’s western hub. This agreement, along with the Group’s fleet renewal program, is set to add 4.4 million additional seats to and from Perth by 2031.

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