Beginning August 9, Lufthansa Group’s newest airline, Eurowings Discover will be starting new services to Windhoek, Namibia offering 5x weekly services with hopes to increase frequency to daily flights from March next year.
The leisure airline will also begin Frankfurt to Mauritius flights from October, 1, this year becoming the fourth new destination for the carrier.
More flights to be reinforced in November as it will also add attractive short and medium-haul routes to its portfolio, with flights to Hurghada and Marsa Alam in Egypt, as well as flights to Marrakech in Morocco.
The airline is the only European airline currently offering scheduled direct flights to Moi Intl. Airport in Mombasa taking advantage of the demand for leisure travel at a time when the ongoing coronavirus pandemic is demanding increased adaptability from airlines, particularly new startups. The airline also serves 3x weekly service to Abedi Karume international airport in Zanzibar.
The airline will be operating short-, medium- and long-haul flights out of the Munich hub from summer 2022 onwards and as a wholly owned subsidiary of Deutsche Lufthansa AG, the airline draws on the expertise and experience of one of the world’s leading aviation companies.
By Victor Shalton Odhiambo