Proflight Zambia has launched its new route to the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) enabling business people and traders to travel easily between the mining centres of Ndola and Lubumbashi.
Flights have commenced from Ndola’s Simon Mwansa Kapwepwe International Airport to Lubumbashi International Airport.Travellers are able to fly three times a week - on Tuesday mornings and Thursday and Friday afternoons. Proflight, through its extensive network of routes, also make it easy and affordable to connect to Lusaka by providing reduced through-fares in all classes on that route.
Proflight Zambia will begin flying to Kafue National Park next year, adding a tenth domestic destination to its schedule and opening up the area to tourism.
The new addition to the airline’s route network will provide a fast and reliable way for domestic and international tourists to enjoy the world-class safari and wilderness experiences of the park.
Proflight will begin operating flights during the dry season, when accessibility and wildlife viewing is at an annual peak, from July 1 to October 31, 2015.If successful it will look at more frequency and a longer season in 2016.Flights will operate on Mondays, Wednesdays and Saturdays to Chunga. The Lusaka – Chunga flight will leave Lusaka at 11:30, reaching Chunga at 12:45. The Chunga – Lusaka flight will leave at 13:05 and arrive in Lusaka at 14:20
Proflight Zambia has halved its airfares for young flyers, giving children even more opportunity to explore Zambia.
The airline has also broadened the age range for youngsters eligible for discounted fares, enabling anyone under the age of 18 to qualify for reduced fares.
The new policy is valid for bookings made from Zambia and Malawi.
The airline’s new fare system means children aged between two and 17-years-old will now pay half of the adult fare, a discount of 50 per cent, instead of the previous discount of 25 per cent. Infants under two-years-old pay just 10 percent of the full fare.