China Southern Airlines commences Guangzhou-Changsha-Nairobi service

13 June, 2019

China Southern Airlines, via its official Weibo account, announced (12-Jun-2019) the launch of twice weekly Guangzhou-Changsha-Nairobi service with A330 aircraft on 11-Jun-2019. China Southern supervisor in Nairobi Judith Nashipai said the carrier could increase frequency depending on response it receives, "especially the number of people travelling from Nairobi" (China Daily, 12-Jun-2019). She also said the carrier handles around 8000 passengers per month between Guangzhou and Nairobi. China Southern codeshares with Kenya Airways.