RwandAir’s Q400 NextGen flies to Bujumbura


RwandAir took delivery of a dual-class Q400 NextGen turboprop airliner at Kigali International Airport recently, making RwandAir the youngest airline with a complete fleet of all Next Generation aircraft.

The aircraft’s first commercial flight between Kigali and Bujumbura marks the official commencement of RwandAir’s operation into Burundi.

The new Bombardier Q400 NextGen is equipped with seven Business Class and 60 Economy Class seats. The aircraft will operate daily services to Brazzaville (Republic of Congo), Libreville (Gabon), Entebbe (Uganda), Nairobi, Mombasa and Kilimanjaro (Kenya), Bujumbura (Burundi), Dar es Salaam (Tanzania), and Kamembe (Rwanda).