Fly Uganda, a subsidiary of KEA (Kampala Executive Aviation) has began operating scheduled flights from Kajjansi Airfield located midway between Kampala and Entebbe International Airport, to Kihihi Airfield.
Flying three times a week, this is ideal for tourists who wish to save travelers long hours of driving 9-10 hours to Bwindi Impenetrable Forest national park 550 kilometers from Entebbe airport .
The flight takes circa One and ahalf hours to Kihihi plus road transfers of another one and ahalf hours to the park head quarters in Buhoma
For the past three years, domestic flights in Uganda have been operated by Aero link connecting to Murchison falls, Kidepo valley, Queen Elizabeth, Rwenzori Mountains and Bwindi forest national parks. Fly Uganda therefore complements Aero link the other operator in promoting easy access to Bwindi and other tourism destinations in the pearl of Africa. Kisoro airstrip serves as the base for those who would like to go for gorilla tracking in the southern sector. Serving the Nkuringo and Rushaga sector in southern Bwindi forest as well as Mgahinga gorilla national park.
Dorothy Kagaba Byenkya, the airlines Customer Relations Manager , the airline plans to launch new routes in 2019 and would like you all to be a part of their future plans for expansion.