South African airline Airlink will enhance its service between Kruger Mpumalanga International Airport (KMIA) in Nelspruit and Harry Mwanga Nkumbula International Airport in Livingstone (Zambia) by using one of its 13 Embraer ERJ 135 jets from 22 March 2013. This will shorten the flying time between the two destinations.
Airlink will operate flights on Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Fridays and Saturdays. Flights will depart KMIA at 11h35 and arrive in Livingstone at 13h10. The return flights depart Livingstone at 13h45, arriving in KMIA at 15h25.
Kruger Mpumalanga International Airport is situated just 25km north-east from Nelspruit, 14km from the town of White River and approx. a 30min drive from Kruger National Park. Harry Mwanga Nkumbula International Airport is situated on the northern edge of Livingstone. It's the airport closest to the Victoria Falls.
Airlink's route network services 32 destinations of which 16 are over-border, operates up to 3,000 flights per month, carrying just over 1 million passengers per annum through its network. As a franchisee of South African Airways (SAA), Airlink is able to interface seamlessly with SAA and its global Star Alliance partners’ networks.