Politics stalls Air Peace’s London, Houston, Dubai operations
Air Peace airlines has blamed aviation politics for the delay in starting its long-haul flights to London, Guangzhou, Houston, Mumbai, Johannesburg, Dubai, and Sharjah. The airlines got the Federal Government’s approval to operate the seven international, and 17 regional routes - for which four Boeing 777 airplanes were acquired about a year ago. But…
Asaba airport to be operational hub of Air Peace, says Okowa
Delta State Governor, Ifeanyi Okowa, has promised to make Asaba Airport the operational hub of Air Peace. He made the disclosure yesterday in Asaba, at the presentation to the state House of Assembly, the budgetary proposal for the 2019 fiscal year Okowa addressed legislators at the special session that was presided over by the speaker…
Air Peace resumes Asaba flight operations
Air Peace has resumed its Lagos-Asaba-Lagos operations with the addition of Abuja-Asaba-Abuja to the service, pledging to deliver the best flight experience to the travelling public on the routes.
Tackling infrastructure deficit for airlines’ growth
American commercial jet manufacturer, Boeing, made a rare appearance in Lagos a fortnight ago. The venue was the United States Consul General’s resident in Ikoyi, and the attraction...
Finally, NCAA renews Air Peace operating licence
The Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority (NCAA) has renewed the Air Operator Certificate (AOC) of the leading domestic airline in the country, Air Peace. The renewal, according to the airline, came after months of rigorous audit of its operations.
Tackling multiple delays in local operations
Except for the more orderly manner in which they filed, the scene could easily have been mistaken for the rush hour at popular Oyingbo market in Lagos. Both young...
Air Peace’s Boeing 777-300 aircraft arrives to open new routes
Air Peace airlines at the weekend took delivery of the second Boeing 777 aircraft in preparation for its new six international destinations. The much bigger Boeing777-300 plane, which arrived Murtala Muhammed International Airport (MMIA), Lagos at 1:36pm on Saturday, has a 320-seat capacity spread across the first, business and economic class categories. The…
Air Peace deepens safety standard with IOSA renewal
Air Peace Airlines has improved its safety standards, which enables it to scale the hurdle of International Air Transport Association Operational Safety Audit (IOSA) renewal.
Airlines, experts raise concern over competition with Nigeria Air
Airlines’ operators and experts in the aviation sector yesterday welcomed the unveiling of the new national carrier, though with concerns over the fate of local carriers once the new airline begins operations later this year.
Air Peace runs historic all-female crew flight
Nigeria's aviation industry recorded another feat last Thursday when Air Peace operated first all-female flights from Lagos to Abuja, Owerri, Imo state and back to Lagos. Hundreds of airline passengers, government officials and aviation regulators celebrated the first all-female crew comprising Capt. Sinmisola Ajibola, Senior First Officer Quincy Owen, SEP Instructor Rosemary Uagbor, Cabin Executive…