From Suleiman Idris, Lagos
Nigeria’s leading airline, Air Peace said it will commence a seamless and exciting air travel experience for passengers on the Abuja-Uyo-Abuja route beginning Thursday December 7.
The carrier’s Corporate Communications Manager, Mr. Chris Iwarah told reporters. confirmed the airline will fly daily to and from the two cities.
The new flights, Air Peace said, will complement its Lagos-Uyo-Lagos service and afford members of the flying public more options to choose from in making their business and leisure trips.
The carrier said the new service was in response to the yearnings of air travellers for on-time, consistent and reliable flights on the Abuja-Uyo-Abuja route.
Air Peace assured that its new flights will cater to the huge demand for air travel on the route in the run-up to Christmas and give flyers confidence in planning their schedules.
Med-View Airline offers exciting packages to customers on inaugural Dubai flight
Nigerian flag carrier, Med-View Airline said arrangements for it December 7 Inaugural Flight to Dubai from Lagos via Abuja has been concluded.
The airline Chief Executive Officer, Alhaji Muneer Bankole told journalists in Lagos over the weekend and commended the Federal Ministry of Aviation, government parastatals,travel agencies and passengers, who he affirmed have keyed into the airline inaugural flight and assured that the carrier was committed to a dedicated service on the route.
He said the airline package for tourists to Dubai include air fare, Visa, accommodation and tour guides at reasonable rates, adding that there are various packages for traders and business travellers.
Bankole said economy passengers will enjoy a 2-piece baggage allowance of 25 kg each, while Business Class has 3 pieces.
Activities lined up for the inaugural flight include a brief ceremony at the Murtala Muhammed International Airport(MMIA),Lagos and that in Dubai, the airline will host the business and the diplomatic communities to a dinner.
The airline has three weekly flights originating from Lagos via Abuja to Dubai on Tuesdays, Thursdays and Sundays with outbound departure at 1.45pm.