Statement from: Kenya Airports Authority
We wish to inform all passengers and the general public that Kenya Airports Authority will be carrying out civil works on the runway at Kisumu International Airport to improve the aircraft operations infrastructure to better serve our customers.
The civil works and widening of the runway at KIA will begin on 18th to 28th March 2019. During this period, the runway will be available for flight operations from 06:45am to 07:00pm. After which it will be closed for the scheduled works.
The runway will however remain closed all day on 19th March 2019. This is to allow for major preliminary works that will enable daytime flight operations on the subsequent days.
Any passengers planning to travel through Kisumu International Airport between 18th to 28th March 2019, are urged to contact their respective airlines for further information.