Kenya Airways is the flag carrier of Kenya. It began in 1977 after East African Airways stopped flying. Its main hub is at Nairobi airport. In 1995, KLM and Kenya Airways signed a codeshare agreement. KLM purchased 26% of Kenya airline's shares. Kenya Airways joined the SkyTeam alliance in 2010 as a full member. As of 2015, the airline has 43 airplanes. They fly to Africa, Europe and Asia.
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A Kenya Airways Boeing 707 in 1977.
Kenya Airways airplanes at its main hub.
Kenya Airways Boeing 767-300 (5Y-KQY) waiting for take off at London (Heathrow) Airport in August 2004
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- "First African Airline To Join Alliance Kenya Airways joins Sky Team as full member - eTurboNews.com". eturbonews.com. Retrieved 11 June 2015.
- "Kenya Airways to focus on Asia, with new Beijing and Shanghai routes, as 787s and more 777s arrive". centreforaviation.com. Retrieved 11 June 2015.
- "Kenya Airways acquires a new Embraer to growing fleet KQ proud owner of the 900th E-Jet Manufactured by Embraer". webcitation.org. Kenya Airways. Retrieved 11 June 2015.
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