SITA, the worldwide air transport communications provider, is to roll out turbo, new-generation connectivity across Kenya Airways’ international network, a crucial funding in infrastructure needed to aid the airline’s renewed focus on price optimization and airline modernization.
Amongst Africa’s prime three airways, Kenya Airways is searching for to leverage SITA’s today’s verbal exchange science to power new efficiencies within the administration of its route network while making certain the quality passenger expertise throughout the airline’s world footprint.
By way of SITA join, the airline will have entry to high-velocity, secure connectivity, linking staff and sales places of work all over the world to Kenya Airways’ significant systems and functions to control the whole lot from reservations, assess-in and boarding.
With a global presence, SITA is in a position to fulfill the airline’s entire connectivity requirements with tailor-made options for each place. Important to the delivery is SITA’s AirportHub™, a shared connectivity platform already used in more than 300 airports in over a hundred international locations. Utilising SITA’s long-established-use infrastructure eliminates the complexity of coping with local telecom providers even as enabling Kenya Airways to connect securely to their principal techniques and functions from any airport in the AirportHub community.
Mbuvi Ngunze, workforce MD and CEO of Kenya Airways stated: “As we search to position Kenya Airways for the longer term, we wanted a single communications companion that would take care of all our connectivity requisites no matter where we function. SITA, with its real international footprint and expertise, offered us with an international-classification answer supported via a nearby presence in every vacation spot, connecting even the furthest outstation to our hub in Nairobi.”
Hani El-Assaad, SITA President, center East, India and Africa said: “at present connectivity on demand is the lifeblood of any airline, guaranteeing the soft and fast trade of understanding needed to support effective operations irrespective of where on the planet an airline operates, the scale of their operation or their industry mannequin. We now have used our international experience and presence to furnish Kenya Airways with the modern verbal exchange answer that is equipped to cater to their own special standards.”
Kenya Airways flies to fifty-three destinations together with forty-three locations in Africa, carrying greater than 4 million passengers each year.