Friday, May 29, 2009
Arik Air Nigeria
Arik Air of Nigeria has officially announced that it will be launching a new daily nonstop flight from its main LOS-Lagos hub to JNB-Johanesbourg in South Africa using an Airbus A 340-500. This new flight will be launched from June 2009 onwards and will be the only second airline flying this route nonstop along side South African Airways who flies this route 4 times a week nonstop using a Boeing 747-400.
Arik Air too mentioned that it hopes to launch nonstop flights from LOS to New York JFK from November 1st 2009 with an A 345 flown 3 times a week only.