Air Peace will commence flight operations into the Anambra International Cargo and Passenger Airport on Tuesday, December 7, 2021, the management of the airline said weekend.
It said the commencement of the operations was sequel to the recent approval of the airport by the Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority (NCAA).
A press release by the spokesman of the airline, Stanley Olisa, said the operations would improve the economic activities of the people of the Southeast.
Olisa said, “This is great news for the people of Anambra State as we are launching four flights weekly into the new airport on Tuesday.
“For a start, we shall be operating on Tuesdays, Thursdays, Saturdays and Sundays, and as operations gather momentum, we shall increase frequencies to daily flights.”
He said passengers could book flights via Air Peace’s website www.flyairpeace.com or its mobile app. He explained further that the airline would connect Anambra to other cities aside Lagos and Abuja.
Quoting him, “By the end of January 2022, we would have commenced the following connections: Anambra-Kano-Anambra, Anambra-Ibadan-Anambra and Anambra-Port Harcourt-Anambra.
“Air Peace is unwaveringly determined to interconnect Nigeria, providing connections which facilitate seamless economic exchanges and foster unity.”
Our correspondent reports that Air Peace presently operates in 19 domestic routes, six regional routes and two international destinations with its 32 aircraft, including four brand new Embraer 195-E2 jets and two Airbus 320s.