Indigenous flight operator, Dana Air, has kicked off daily flights from Lagos to Owerri with an introductory online fare of N12,600 for a one way ticket.
The eight domestic airlines currently operating in Nigerian airspace recorded 5,399 flights, with 3,029 of the flights between January and March 2016 delayed and 120 cancelled.
The South Africa Airways (SAA) today commences its direct flight from Abuja to Johannesburg, South Africa. The airline said the inaugural flight is part of measures to boost bilateral relationship between Nigeria and South Africa.
Arik Air, West and Central Africa’s largest carrier, is resuming flight services from Lagos to Freetown, Sierra Leone from February 23, 2016.
Governor of Akwa Ibom state, Udom Emmanuel, has assured that international flight operations will commence at the state-owned international airport from June 2016.