US lauds Kenya on air safety but still no clearance for direct flights
Saturday October 1 2016
A Kenya Airways aircraft at JKIA, Nairobi. PHOTO | FILE
Kenyan officials have repeatedly suggested during the past year that direct air links with the US would soon be established. But Washington has not publicly committed to allowing airlines to fly that route.
Substantial gains for Kenyan businesses and the country's tourism industry are expected if passengers and cargo can move more expeditiously.