Wednesday, November 28, 2012

► KENYA: Skyward Int. Aviation set to receive first Fokker 100; another Fokker 50.

Swiss aviation newswire CH-Aviation is reporting that Kenyan aircraft charter company "Skyward International Aviation" is set to receive their first jet - a Fokker 100 (MSN 11307 | 5Y-SIA) in addition to a Fokker 50 (MSN 20111 | 5Y-MIS).

Following the crash landing and subsequent writing off of its Fokker 50 (MSN: 20175 | 5Y-CAN) in Aweil, South Sudan on 15 November, the Nairobi-Wilson airport based carrier is left with two remaining Fokker 50s.

Fokker 100 Silhouette
Fokker 100 Silhouette (ATI)
Skyward's clients include the governments of Kenya, South Sudan and various International NGO's including Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF).