1. The fire reportedly was sparked just before dawn at the airport’s international arrivals building.
Major snarl up in JKIA caused by this @Ma3Route
3. Would-be travelers and onlookers stood by as firefighters battled the large blaze.
Jkia pics courtesy of @Titoopondo
6. “It was huge, the smoke billowing, and it didn’t seem to be stopping,” eyewitness Barry Fisher told the AP.
11. Video captured the raging flames.
12. Amazingly, no injuries were reported in the huge fire.
Kenya Red Cross
#JKIAFire Fire contained. No casualties reported. cc @NDOCKenya @InteriorKE
13. The international arrivals terminal was completely destroyed.
JKIA Int arrival area after the fire , what a tragedy. Glad NO casualties. Lets now focus on restoring smooth flow
PHOTO: Entrance to the #JKIA Arrivals Terminal. Photo via @sarahkimani. #Kenya
Massive destruction at #JKIA