Zambian airline Proflight Zambia is set to launch direct flights between Kenneth Kaunda International Airport (LUN) in Lusaka and King Shaka International Airport (DUR) in Durban on 22 September 2015. The airline will operate three flights per week between the two destinations on board its 50-seater Bombardier CRJ-100 jet. If demand proves strong then the airline hopes to add a fourth weekly flight to the Lusaka <> Durban schedule.
Proflight Zambia was established in 1991 and is Zambia's leading scheduled airline. From its base in Lusaka its domestic routes include Livingstone, Mfuwe, Lower Zambezi, Ndola, Solwezi, Kitwe, Kafue National Park and Kasama as well as regional routes to Lilongwe in Malawi. The airline operates a 50-seater Bombardier CRJ-100 jet, three 29-seater Jetstream 41 aircraft, four 18-seater Jetstream 32 and two 12-seater Cessna Caravan C208 aircraft.