International flights resume at Nairobi after fire

2013-08-08 08:41

The first international flights have landed at Nairobi airport, after a fire gutted the arrivals terminal causing widespread chaos and delays, airport officials said.

Domestic flights to resume from Nairobi

2013-08-07 13:55

Cargo and domestic flights out of Nairobi's fire-gutted airport will resume later on Wednesday, but with no timeframe yet for when international passenger flights will restart.

Angry passengers lash out after Kenya airport fire

2013-08-07 12:31

Passengers who were forced to land in Mombasa following a fire that broke out at Jomo Kenyatta International Airport on Wednesday morning are accusing Kenya Airways of mistreatment.


Fire guts Nairobi airport

2013-08-07 11:52

A massive fire destroyed the arrivals hall at Kenya's main international airport, forcing the closure of East Africa's largest airport and the rerouting of all inbound flights. Watch.

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Exporters worried after Kenyan airport fire

2013-08-07 10:37

Exporters of perishable produce, mainly flowers say the impact of the fire that engulfed Kenya's main international airport would cripple their business.

Kenyan airport fire contained

2013-08-07 09:07

The fire that engulfed Kenya's main international airport has been contained after the blaze raged for four hours.

No signs of terror in Kenyan airport fire

2013-08-07 08:36

While there are no signs that terrorism played any role in the fire that engulfed Kenya's main international airport, police say they want to inspect the scene before making any judgement.

Huge fire at Nairobi international airport

2013-08-07 07:08

A "massive" fire has broken out at Nairobi's Jomo Kenyatta International Airport, shutting down one of east Africa's most important transport hubs and causing serious damage.


Passengers still stranded after Kenya fire

2013-08-07 15:42

Although cargo and domestic flights have resumed from Jomo Kenyatta Airport in Nairobi, international passengers still find themselves stranded.

SAA flights to Kenya cancelled

2013-08-07 12:58

Despite earlier hopes that flights to and from Kenya would merely be delayed, SAA has announced that all flights to Nairobi have been cancelled following a fire that gutted part of Jomo Kenyatta International.

SAA flights to Kenya delayed, not cancelled

2013-08-07 12:00

It is still unclear exactly how SAA flights to and from Kenya have been affected by a fire that gutted part of Jomo Kenyatta International Airport in Nairobi, but so far no flights have been cancelled.


Kenyan airport fire damage

2013-08-07 11:26

A massive fire destroyed the arrivals hall at Kenya's main international airport. See all the latest pictures of the major damage.

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Flights diverted from Nairobi airport after fire

2013-08-07 09:14

Travellers headed for Jomo Kenyatta Airport in Nairobi can expect significant changes to their flight plans as a massive fire has shut the East African transport hub down.


Kenyan airport fire

2013-08-07 08:52

A massive fire broke out at Nairobi's Jomo Kenyatta International Airport on Wednesday. See all the pictures.

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Airport fire: Crew 'dangerously' low on water

2013-08-07 07:58

A senior official at Jomo Kenyatta International Airport says there is confusion at the airport after a "massive" fire broke out, and the government says the fire crew is "dangerously" low on water.

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