Flights disrupted at JKIA in Nairobi as workers strike

Hundreds of passengers are stranded at JKIA in Nairobi after their flights were disputed on March 6, 2019. PHOTO | COURTESY

What you need to know:

  • By 8am, tens of flights into and out of the airport had also been hit by the job boycott that is threatening to paralyse air transport in the country.

  • The flight schedule on the Kenya Airports Authority website showed that at least six inbound flights, which were set to land between 1.55am and 6.59am, were still marked ‘scheduled’.

  • Similarly, at least 26 outbound flights were still marked scheduled several hours after they should have departed.

Flights have been disrupted at Jomo Kenyatta International Airport in Nairobi after aviation workers went on strike.

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