KENYA AIRWAYS

  • Fire closes Kenya's international airport in Nairobi August 7, 2013

    Nairobi: A fire engulfed Kenya's main airport on Wednesday, choking a vital travel and trade gateway to east Africa, witnesses and officials said. Firefighters struggled to contain the blaze at Jomo Kenyatta International Airport in Nairobi, the region's busiest, that started early in the morning in the immigration section of the...
  • Employee killed by speeding Air India coach March 31, 2008

    Mumbai An airport employee died when he was hit by a speeding coach at the Mumbai airport. 40yearold Dnyaneshwar Kunte, was helping load a Kenya Airways flight, when a speeding Air India coach hit a trolley, which fell and crushed him to death. Cambata Aviation employee, Ramesh Tiwari said, "The...
  • Kenyan crash: Rescuers find black boxes May 8, 2007

    New Delhi: Two days after the Kenya airways plane crash, which killed all 114 people on board, rescue workers have found one of two black boxes flight data recorders, which may shed light on the cause of the crash. The Boeing 737800 fell into densely forested swampland early on...
  • No word on survivors: Airlines CEO May 7, 2007

    New Delhi: The wreckage of the Kenya Airways plane, which crashed on Saturday, has finally been found in Cameroon. Officials say there was no word on survivors. The plane had 114 people on board, 15 Indians among them. The Boeing flight vanished shortly after taking off from Douala for...
  • Jet's wreckage found; no survivor yet May 7, 2007

    New Delhi: After remain missing for more than 36 hours, wreckage of the Kenyan Airways plane carrying 114 people, including 15 Indians was found on Sunday in a mangrove forest in Cameroon, a Kenyan Civil Aviation Authority official said. The wreckage was found about six miles outside Douala but there was...
  • 15 Indians were on Kenya plane May 5, 2007

    New Delhi: There were at least 15 Indians on the Kenyan Airways plane that has crashed in southern Cameroon. This information was released by a Kenyan television channel. Search is on for the missing plane and its passengers including the 15 Indians. Military and civil aviation helicopters were scouring a wide zone...
  • Kenya plane 'crashes' in Cameroon May 5, 2007

    Yaounde: A Kenya Airways plane crashed in southern Cameroon with 115 people on board shortly after it took off from Douala in Cameroon, the central African country's state radio said. The flight, which originated in Ivory Coast, was reported missing on Saturday after it failed to arrive in Nairobi. "The last...