Wednesday, 7 August 2013
PRESS STATEMENT FROM KENYA AIRWAYS CEO NAIKUNI ON FIRE AT JOMO KENYATTA INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT
Regarding the fire at Jomo Kenyatta International Airport (JKIA) we would like to inform all our customers and stakeholders that all our incoming and outgoing passengers are safe.
There will be certain disruptions on our operations and as soon as we get clarity on the extent of the damage we will advise everyone on what we intend to do.
Flights coming into JKIA have been diverted to Mombasa. Transiting passengers have been taken to hotels. Other flights from Nairobi have been temporarily suspended. Further updates on the situation and resumption of normal operations will be provided in an hour. Please bear with us as we understand the situation more clearly.
Dr Titus Naikuni
Group Managing Director and CEO
August 7, 2013