The Covid-19 pandemic has brought about an unprecedent business environment, with many countries having imposed total travel bans in an attempt to contain the spread of the virus. For Kenya’s national carrier, Kenya Airways, this means many airlines remain grounded, a situation they did not anticipate. Against this, Group MD and CEO Allan Kilavuka highlighted that the demand for cargo vessels across the world is high, however the main freighters operate mostly in Europe and America creating a shortage of cargo aircraft in Africa.

SOURCE: The Start Newspaper Kenya

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