RwandAir launched its maiden flight to Cotonou, Benin on September 2, using the airline’s CRJ Bombardier Q 900 Next generation. The flights to Cotonou are currently tagged to the existing Kigali -Douala and Libreville, and are part of the strategy to enhance connectivity be-tween East Africa and West Africa. The airline will also commence flights to Abidjan early October this year. Both routes will be operated thrice weekly on Tuesdays, Fridays, and Sundays with the return flights will be on Mondays, Wednesdays and Saturdays. (Read more)