Recent times now, the use of airways to travel from a long destination to another has been adopted by we humans. During the course of our travel, there are several baggage we may love to tag along with us and this baggage may have different size ranges, some might love to carry more than one, others may even place different equipment inside some. However, there are lots of things different airways do not allow on their planes. In this article, we are going to talk about the kenyan Airways Baggage Allowance weight, extra luggage, hand luggage, check in info and other things you need to know.
The Kenyan airways limited, the airways is engaged in carriage of cargos and passengers by air whether international, domestic or regional, the handling of import and export cargo and the provision of ground handling services to other airlines. This airway has 47 aircrafts, flies to 50 destinations in Africa, middle east, Europe and Asia. Kenyan airways is owned by the Kenyan government and was incorporated in January 1977. It operates 67 flights a week to four (4) domestic destinations which are Nairobi, Mombasa, Malindi. 45 flights a week to 24 international destinations, additional seven (7) destinations in Europe, Eleven (11) in Sub-Saharan Africa, six (6) in North Africa, Middle East and Asia.
The baggage allowance for KA is quite different from the others. Passengers who are travelling from Europe to Addis, Entebhe, Mombasa, Nairobi, Kigali. The business class baggage allowance is Business class 2 pieces 70lb/32kg per piece.
Maximum dimensions is 62 linear inches/158cm (length+width+height). Other routes are; Business class 1 piece, 66lb/30kg. Maximum dimensions 62 linear inches/158cm (length+width+height)
The economy baggage allowance is different from the business class baggage allowance. For other routes Economy class 1 piece 44lb/20kg. Maximum dimensions 62 linear inches/158cm (Length+width+height).
From Europe to Nairobi, Lilongwe, Kinshasa. Economy class 2 pieces 50lb/23kg per piece. Maximum dimensions 62 linear inches/158cm (length+width+height).
The hand baggage allowance is one bag or two pieces which is depending on the travel class. Economy class 1 piece. Maximum dimension 55×25×35cm).
Business class 2 pieces (same dimensions)
For the excess baggage allowance fees. It ranges from different routes. Passengers travelling from Europe to Bujumbara, Lusaka, Nairobi and other domestic places. The carry on allowance is one bag, each passenger is allowed to carry one bag which have the following requirements. Maximum dimensions of carry-on luggage 44 linear in/112cm (56cm × 36cm × 20cm).
Maximum weight of carry- on luggage 22lb/10kg. carry -on baggage must be stowed underneath the seat. When the weight is more than 23kg, but is is not above 30kg, charges of £50 (o equivalent in local currency) will apply. For extra piece not exceeding the maximum allowed weight and size, charge of £150 applies.
The Kenyan airways have a luggage size limit of 30kg per passenger, this applies to the business class, while for the economy class is 20kg. infants who are occupying a seat has a weight limit of 10kg and one stroller. However, bags weighing more than 32kg are not accepted.
In conclusion, we all now know the Kenyan airways baggage allowance weight limit and the others, before boarding your flight, you should also try and check the rules and regulations, so for you to know more about them.
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