JamboJet to begin operations in Lamu route

Jambojet Q400 aircraft, /PHOTO FILE

Regional low-cost carrier Jambojet has announced plans to begin operations to Lamu.

It will also expand its services to North Kivu Capital, Goma in Eastern Democratic Republic of the Congo.

The airline will fly to Lamu 4 times weekly, starting 15th September 2021.

Jambojet Board of Directors chairman Vincent Rague, said customers will be able to book Nairobi to Lamu and Mombasa to Lamu as well as Lamu to Mombasa and Lamu to Nairobi.

The inaugural flight to Goma will be on 10th September 2021, starting with 2 frequencies weekly. This is set to grow to 4 frequencies weekly, flying on Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday.

 “Three years ago, we embarked on an expansion plan that would see us expand our network across the region as well as grow our fleet. We are excited to launch these two new routes, and look forward to what is to come,” said Vincent

Jambojet currently flies to 6 destinations including Mombasa, Diani, Eldoret, Kisumu and Malindi from its primary hub in Nairobi.