Kenya Airways’ maiden direct flight to the US has landed at the JF Kennedy International Airport.
The plane carrying 234 passengers landed some minutes after 2pm after it was delayed for 31 minutes.
The plane christened “Magical Kenya” left JKIA on October 28 at 2259 hours, cruising at 888 km/hour.
It was bound to travel 11,800 km in an estimated15-hour journey.
Others on board were US Ambassador Robert Godec and KQ’s Chairman Micheal Joseph among other VIP’s.