AirlinePros would like to welcome its newest partner to join ARC, Uganda Airlines, the national flag carrier of Uganda for passenger and cargo carriers.
Uganda Airlines provides scheduled air transportation services in East Africa and near-international markets. In the first phase of operations, the airline will be flying to the cities of Nairobi, Mombasa, Dar es Salaam, Kilimanjaro, Juba, Bujumbura, and Mogadishu.
The growing fleet includes two Bombardier CRJ900s. With the upcoming arrival and additions of new planes, Uganda Airlines plans to expand its route map and fly to DRC, Zanzibar, Asmara, Hargeisa, Lusaka, Harare, Johannesburg, Djibouti, and Addis Ababa. It intends to make international flights connecting Uganda to Europe, the Middle East, West Africa, and Asia. By the end of 2021, Uganda Airlines will serve 20 destinations.
Uganda is called “The Pearl of Africa” for a vast number of reasons. Every corner of this beautiful country is endowed with fascinating wildlife, greenery, and unique culture. Recent years have seen growing international interest in Uganda as a vacation destination with travelers drawn by beautiful national parks, beach resorts and wildlife such as rare mountain gorillas.
Even at just 236,040 sq. km, Uganda is blessed with different types of vegetation, from vast desert lands to lush forests. With over ten beautiful game parks being home to wildlife like the majestic elephant to the elusive gorilla, waterfalls, the source of the Nile, and a large variety of birds, The Pearl of Africa has gained attention as a top tourist destination and one of the world’s friendliest countries.