The first Boeing 787-8 for the Kenyan flag-carrier departed Paine Field in Everett, where most of Boeing’s widebody final assembly lines are located, on April 4 for a 7,800-nautical mile non-stop flight to the airline’s home base at Nairobi’s Jomo Kenyatta International Airport.

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In addition to offering mutual codesharing, the agreement paves the way for greater collaboration between the airlines on the joint procurement of services for ground handling, line and heavy maintenance, training and cargo operations.

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The milestone 900th E-Jet joins Kenya Airways’ existing fleet of 12 Embraer E-Jets, five of which are Embraer 170s and seven of which are Embraer 190s. The airline operates the aircraft from its hub at Nairobi’s Jomo Kenyatta International Airport.

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The pass is available to business and leisure travelers flying with any of SkyTeam’s 15 member airlines on an intercontinental round-trip to Africa or a Go Round the World ticket.

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Kenya Airways has ordered 10 Embraer 190s and optioned 10 E-Jets; Air Astana has ordered two Embraer 190s and optioned two; and GECAS has ordered two additional Embraer 190s.

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