Uganda Airlines has taken delivery of the first
two of four CRJ900 aircraft from Bombardier.
Ephraim Bagenda, CEO, Uganda National Airlines,
said, “We are thrilled to commence our operations with the world’s
leading regional jet, and we look forward to providing the most
modern passenger experience in regional aviation to the people of
Uganda and across Africa.”
Uganda Airlines’ CRJ900 aircraft are fitted with
the Atmosphere cabin in a dual-class configuration with 76 seats,
including 12 first class seats.
“The CRJ Series is recognized for its superior
economics and efficiency and I am confident that it will be the
stepping stone for the development of Uganda’s regional air
travel,” said Fred Cromer, President, Bombardier Commercial
The re-launch of Uganda Airlines is expected
later this year.