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The New Terminal 2 Increases JKIA Passenger Capacity by 2.5 million Annually
Author: Imelda Ndomo
Date: 18 Apr 15

The new passenger Terminal 2 (T2) at Jomo Kenyatta International Airport is operational, growing passenger capacity by 2.5 million annually.

Domestic & regional flights previously handled in Units 2 & 3, will now be handled at the new T2.

Passengers are advised to contact their travel agent/airline for information on which flights are being processed at the new T2 & to locate the terminal and avoid risk of missing their flight over failing to get to the right check in desks in time.

Fly540 has shifted their entire operation to T2; while Kenya Airways has begun to shift flight handling to the new terminal.
Facilities at the T2 include: VIP lounges, duty-free shops, restaurants; 24 check-in counters, 6 boarding gates - 2 for domestic and 2 for international flights; and 2 designated for use during peak traffic; and baggage screening facilities.

T2 will be in use for up to seven years as a new terminal is set up, with expected completion in 2018 and capacity of 20 million to serve both international and domestic passengers.

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