CORD leader Rt. Hon Raila Odinga will Thursday launch the first commercial flight to Homabay from Wilson airport. The Fly 540 plane will land at the Kabunde Airstrip in Homabay, which is undergoing major renovations spearheaded by Homabay’s County Government. Officials and engineers from the Kenya Civil Aviation Authority (KCAA) and the Kenya Airports Authority (KAA) had inspected the recently renovated Airstrip and gave it a clean Bill of Health
The new new development is expected to spur economic growth in the lakeside County which among has the best and most beautiful beaches in Kenya.
The Flights to Homabay will open up massive business opportunities in the County since the facility will also serve neighboring counties of Migori, Kisii, Nyamira and Bomet. Homabay residents are a happy lot since they will no longer rush to catch flights in Kisumu,