Air Austral plans to launch direct flights between New York and Nairobi. The French company can, thanks to its partnership with the specialist carrier of Réunion, sell tickets on this route under code KA.
This operator has already announced that it has obtained the green light from the authorities to inaugurate a flight between Saint-Denis and the Kenyan capital which will also be connected to the New York airport JFK, the line which was opened by Kenya Airways sixteen years ago. about months.
The official date of the launch of the flights to the American destination is not yet known.
The code-sharing agreement signed with the national carrier of Kenya will allow Air Austral to open many other destinations, notably in Africa.