The Central Kafue National Park will soon be connected to Lusaka, other airports throughout Zambia and international destinations from 2018. Proflight will operate year-round scheduled flights to Chunga (CHU) airstrip commencing January 2018 and will peak with four flights a week (Mon-Wed-Fri-Sat) from 15 June to 30 October. The shoulder season (May-Jun-Nov) will operate twice weekly (Wed-Sat) and on a request basis through the wet season (Jan-Apr and Dec).
The flights will link Kafue with Kalabo (Liuwa Plains), Livingstone (Victoria Falls), Mfuwe (South Luangwa) and Jeki/Royal (Lower Zambezi). Proflight currently operate international scheduled flights to Durban and Lilongwe and the Kafue flights will be timed to connect with Lusaka arrival and departures. Interline partners include Emirates, Ethiopian, Hahn, Kenya, Rwanda and South African Airways.
Chunga airstrip is located within the Central Kafue National Park and a 30km drive to Kasabushi Camp.
Good news for us, the Kafue, Zambia and Proflight.