WS inside JKIA
International Arrivals after the fire
A Fokker 50 cargo plane with 4 people on board has this morning crashed at a commercial building in Utawala after taking off from JKIA
," K said on its Twitter feed.
While the arrests of drug "mules" may alert trafficking syndicates that enhanced profiling measures and counternarcotics efforts make JKIA
an increasingly inconvenient entry/exit point for drugs, the arrests have achieved little in the way of assisting authorities to identify the individuals behind the drug trafficking networks.
Rwanda's Kigali International Airport, currently undergoing an expansion phase, is a growing competitor to JKIA
The line will be in two phases, one from Embakasi Railway Station to the Syokimau Railway Station and the other from Syokimau to JKIA
Nairobi is a key aviation hub in Africa and Kenya Airways operates a significant number of flights from JKIA
to other African cities.
In related news, a woman has been charged with trafficking 770 grams of heroin after she was arrested at JKIA
Kenya Airways (JKIA
) Chairman, Isaac Omolo-Okere, complained that the authorities were dragging their feet over the proposed upgrading of JKIA
into a modern, cost-effective and competitive international airport.
Project Description :Construction of Food Courts to include a restaurant, coffee shop, 12 individual food courts, ATM lobby, banking facility and a customer care desk facilities at JKIA
We are also looking at increasing frequencies on some routes in Europe, India and China," CEO Titus Naikuni told Khaleej Times last week at an event where the Dreamliner touched down at Nairobi's Jomo Kenyatta International Airport, or JKIA
, from Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, where it had made a similar stopover.
However, the civil aviation director has stated that JKIA
is operating at optimum level and the low number of employees is not compromising the security of Kenya's airspace, reported The East African Standard.
The two-storey, 11,700 sqm NCC will be built on the cargo apron at JKIA
and will boast some of the latest cargo handling technology.