Korean Air is to launch a nonstop service from Nairobi to Seoul in South Korea, marking the first direct flights between northeast Asia and Nairobi.
Beginning on 21 June, Flight KE959 will depart from Seoul Incheon every Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday at 22.15, arriving in Nairobi Jomo Kenyatta International at 05.30 the following morning.
The return flight KE960 leaves Nairobi at 10.30 every Wednesday, Friday and Sunday, arriving in Seoul at 04.50 the next day.
The 13 hour-flight will be operated by A330-200 aircraft with a capacity of 226 seats.
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