Zambian airline introduces DRC flights
14 Mar 2019 - by Gaongalelwe Dinale
Zambia’s local airline, Mahogany Air, has operated its first flight to Lubumbashi in the Democratic Republic of Congo from Lusaka.
Mahogany Air has proposed spending $15m (R217m) to acquire additional aircraft, which will bring its total fleet to ten by the end of next year.
Mahogany Air CEO, Jim Belemu, says this is part of his company’s expansion drive, that will see more routes opening up.
Lusaka Province Minister, Bowman Lusambo, says the flights will enhance trade and tourism between the two countries.
The flights operate on Tuesdays, Thursdays and Saturdays: