Kenya Airways Outlines Initial Boeing 787 Operations April – June 2014

In the GDS, Kenya Airways has outlined initial Boeing 787-8 operations. Initially the airline plans to begin 787 operation from 14APR14 with flights to Mombasa and Dar es Salaam, although this remains subject to change. By June 2014, the Dreamliner begins long-haul service.

Planned Boeing 787-8 operation as follow. Note additional changes remains possible and additional routes being added is also likely. They will be reported on Airline Route when available.

eff 14APR14 Nairobi – Mombasa 4 weekly (until 28MAY14)
KQ900 NBO0730 – 0830MBA 788 13
KQ904 NBO1430 – 1530MBA 788 13

KQ901 MBA1100 – 1200NBO 788 13
KQ905 MBA1800 – 1900NBO 788 13

eff 15APR14 Nairobi – Dar es Salaam 4 weekly (until 29MAY14)
KQ910 NBO0900 – 1025DAR 788 24
KQ912 NBO1655 – 1820DAR 788 24

KQ911 DAR1255 – 1420NBO 788 24
KQ913 DAR2050 – 2215NBO 788 24

eff 01JUN14 Nairobi – Paris CDG operational frequency varies. Daily service from 01JUL14 to 07SEP14
KQ112 NBO2245 – 0620+1CDG 788 D
KQ113 CDG1055 – 2025NBO 788 x2
KQ113 CDG1100 – 2030NBO 788 2

The configuration of Boeing 787-8 is C30Y204, with 2-2-2 layout in Business Class, 3-3-3 in Economy.