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The State and Potential of the Aviation Sector in Kenya

The aviation sector plays a critical role in the development of Kenya’s economy, which according to IATA, contributed 5.1% to the GDP (approximately Sh330 billion / $3.2 billion) in 2017. This is besides supporting about 620,000 jobs in various related sectors including tourism. In the recent Hospitality Report 2018, JumiaRead More

Nairobi Leads in Africa with a 22% Rise in Domestic Air Travel Capacity

Nairobi is the only city in Africa whose airports are recording higher growth for domestic capacity than that of international capacity,with a 22% boost. This is according to a new report by ForwardKeys, which compares Nairobi’s trend to most of the other top 10 African Airports ranked by total scheduledRead More