Safarilink Boosts Fleet with New Cessna Grand Caravan EX

10th Cessna joins Safarilink's growing fleet.

Safarilink takes delivery of one Cessna Grand Caravan Ex
Photo / Safarilink

Safarilink Aviation (Kenya) has taken delivery of a brand new Cessna Grand Caravan EX, marking its second new aircraft acquisition in 2024.

The Cessna Grand Caravan C208B EX aircraft, powered by an 867 horsepower Pratt & Whitney Canada engine (PT6A-140) with a cruise speed of 185 ktas (343km/h), took off from Textron Aviation’s facility in Wichita, Kansas.

Safarilink takes delivery of one Cessna Grand Caravan Ex
Cessna Grand Caravan EX /Photo by Textron Aviation

The aircraft was received at Nairobi’s Wilson Airport on March 17, 2024, by the airline’s senior management and personnel, as well as representatives from Africair – the world’s largest distributor of Cessna Aircraft Company.


Safarilink’s Growing Fleet 

Safarilink highlighted that the latest addition brings the Cessna fleet to a total of 10. Including the 4 Dash 8s, the airline’s fleet stands at 14, enabling its commitment to be ‘Kenya’s premier safari airline.’