Air Peace Airline has revealed plans to initiate non-stop flights connecting Lagos and Kano to Jeddah in Saudi Arabia, starting from October 31st.
This will make the airline the first indigenous company to fly from Lagos and Kano to Jedda.
Other airlines that fly the same route include Asky Airline (Ethiopia), EgyptAir, Qatar Airways and Ethiopia Airlines
The airline’s Chief Operating Officer, Ms. Oluwatoyin Olajide, disclosed this information in a statement released in Lagos on Wednesday.
Speaking to travel agents in Kano, she specified that the connectivity would be direct and feature the Boeing 777 aircraft.
In an expression of gratitude, the airline’s spokesperson acknowledged the travel agents and underscored the airline’s determination to collaborate with them to maximize the benefits of the new route for all.
She said, “In the first half of this year, we launched two major international destinations- Mumbai and Tel Aviv- and now we are gearing up for Jeddah next month.
“This does not only signal growth and expansion for the airline but it also demonstrates our firm commitment to reducing the burden associated with connecting cities with stopovers.
“We promise direct connectivity and this is evident in our international route network. We offer direct flights at affordable fares.”Follow us on social media