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…
Air Peace inaugurates all-female flights on Abuja, Owerri routes
Air Peace, yesterday, launched an all-female flights on the Lagos-Abuja, Abuja-Owerri, Owerri-Abuja and Abuja-Lagos routes. The flights were in honour of its first female captain, Sinmisola Ajibola. Air Peace’s Corporate Communications Manager, Chris Iwarah, said Captain Sinmisola’s achievement was a testament to Air Peace’s avowed commitment to gender equality and promotion of Nigerian women in aviation…
Air Peace decorates first female captain
Sinmisola Ajibola, a pilot, has become the first female captain to be decorated by Air Peace airlines.
‘Air Peace is West Africa’s best carrier’
Barely 16 months after the launch of its regional flight services, Air Peace has emerged the best airline in West Africa.
Council lauds Air Peace over acquisition of Boeing 777
Consumer Protection Council (CPC) has congratulated Air Peace Airlines over its acquisition of a Boeing 777 aircraft, the first of such huge investment by a local carrier. The Council, in a congratulatory message, described the feat as another major milestone in the airline’s journey to becoming a major carrier in Nigeria. Air Peace…
Air Peace enhances regional connectivity with Freetown, Banjul, Dakar launch
After weeks of delay, Air Peace has delivered on its promise to enhance air connectivity on the West Coast region, with the launch of Freetown, Banjul, and Dakar flight services.
Why Nigerian airlines are against SAATM - Air Peace MD
The Managing Director of Air Peace, Mr Allen Onyema, on Thursday said Nigerian airlines were opposed to implementation of the Single African Air Transport Market (SAATM) because of the absence of a level playing field.
Sanusi commends Air Peace for extending flight operations to Kano
The Emir, who was represented by Alhaji Ibrahim Sambo, the Jakanda Hausa (Hausa Ambassador), said the presence of Air Peace in the ancient centre of commerce was a welcome development.
Air Peace launches Kano, Yola flights
Air Peace has announced plans to launch its Kano and Yola services on February 12 and 15 respectively. The services, the airline said, will cover Lagos-Kano-Lagos; Kano-Abuja-Kano; Lagos-Yola-Lagos; and Abuja-Yola-Abuja. The carrier had earlier fixed February 19 for commencement of its flights from Lagos to Freetown in Sierra Leone, Banjul in The…