Air Peace delivers second batch of FG’s medical supplies, Chinese medical personnel

The federal government has taken delivery of the second batch of medical supplies and personnel from China in the vigorous fight against the dreaded Coronavirus pandemic. Nigeria’s biggest carrier, Air Peace delivered the supplies on Wednesday after a historical non-stop flight to Chinese capital, Beijing.  The flight was operated by the airline’s Boeing B777-200 ER (P4 5-NBVE) in a non-stop 14 hours service, which landed in Beijing, China at 14:18 pm local time on Tuesday and arrived the Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport Wednesday after 15 hours non-stop flight, touching down…

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Fight against Covid 19: Air Peace delivers FG’s medical supplies

The federal government on Saturday night took delivery of its first batch of medical supplies in the fight against the spread of Coronavirus pandemic and for the treatment of those who are infected.   Air Peace aircraft, Boeing 777 with registration number, 5N-BWI landed at the Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport, Abuja from Istanbul, Turkey on Saturday night.  Inside source disclosed that the flight left Nigeria early Saturday for the seven hours flight to Turkey and was able to lift the supplies and returned to Nigeria before midnight.  The source also…

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Air Peace evacuates 274 Israelis to Tell-Aviv

Air Peace has evacuated about 274 Israelis from the Murtala Muhammed International Airport (MMIA), Lagos and the Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport, Abuja to Israel’s major city, Tel-Aviv. The flight, which airlifted 65 passengers from Lagos and 209 passengers from Abuja was operated by Air Peace Boeing 777-300 with registration number 5N-BWI. The Chairman and CEO of Air Peace, Allen Onyema described the flight as historical because it is the first time Nigeria and Israel would have a direct flight and expressed hope that subsequently the two countries would have scheduled…

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COVID-19: Air Peace suspends operation midnight Friday

As concerted efforts are being made to stop the spread of the pandemic, Coronavirus, Nigeria’s biggest carrier, Air Peace has announced the suspension of all its flight service. In a statement signed by its Chief Operating Officer, Mrs. Toyin Olajide, Air Peace said, “It is with a great sense of responsibility that we have decided, in the best interest of our nation, our passengers and workforce, to suspend scheduled flight operations for 23 days effective 23.00hrs on Friday (an hour before midnight on Friday) the 27th day of March, 2020…

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Air Peace, stops, isolates sick UK returnee passenger from boarding flight

A Nigerian passenger who was billed to travel from Lagos to Asaba on Air Peace flight on Friday was stopped and isolated by the airline’s Coronavirus screening team when they discovered that he was very sick. Informed source close to the airline disclosed that the passenger was supposed to travel on Monday but deferred his flight to Friday probably because he was too sick to travel.   On Monday, Air Peace deployed personnel at every airport it operates to check passengers’ temperature and subject them to hand sanitization and anyone…

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COVID-19: Air Peace scalesdown operations, suspends Dubia, Dakar, Monrovia flights

Air Peace has downsized its operations in response to the adverse effects of the pandemic, Coronavirus. The airline said it took the decisive decision after an emergency meeting with its top management staff to review its operations in the face of the disease, which the World Health Organisation (W.H.O) has already declared as a global pandemic. The management also announced several measures aimed at addressing the adverse effects occasioned by the disease. Mrs. Toyin Olajide, the chief operating officer (COO), Air Peace after the emergency meeting said the airline also…

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Air Peace deploys measures to protect passengers, workforce against Coronavirus

Air Peace has announced measures for protecting its numerous passengers and staff against the spread of Coronavirus. The airline’s Safety Manager, Captain Godfrey Ogbogu, made this known in a statement made available to journalists on Friday. Ogbogu stated that all passengers of Air Peace would be subjected to a thorough hand sanitisation at the boarding gate, adding that the airline has introduced temperature checking for all passengers before boarding. He revealed that any passenger whose temperature reads above 38 degrees, will not be allowed to board while a refund will…

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Air Peace boosts operations, takes delivery of new ERJ-145 aircraft

Air Peace, has taken delivery of a new ERJ-145 aircraft to help boost its domestic and regional operations. The aircraft, with registration number 5N-BXG, arrived the Murtala Muhammed International Airport at about 19.30hrs on Wednesday, March 4, 2020, from Morocco. Disclosing this to Newsmen, Senior Communications Executive of the airline, Mr. Stanley Olisa, stated that the new arrival is a 50-seater jet. He declared, “Air Peace is very happy to announce the arrival of its seventh Embraer 145 Jet, which has been undergoing routine checks in Morocco”.  Olisa, who restated…

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Max Air lacks approved Safety Management System required by NCAA Regulations – AIB preliminary report

The Accident Investigation Bureau, Nigeria (AIB-N) has released two preliminary reports on serious incidents involving aircraft owned and operated by Air Peace Limited and Max Air, with the report indicating that Max Air do not have an approved Safety Management System as required by the Nigerian Civil Aviation Regulations. The AIB report stated that the Max Air Cockpit Voice Recorder (CVR) was unserviceable while bird strike at the edge of the radome was observed. The Bureau recommended in the report that the Nigerian Airspace Management Agency, NAMA should ensure that…

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Air Peace boss charges youth to challenge selves for success

Chairman of Air Peace, Mr Allen Onyema, has charged Nigerian youth to challenge themselves and strategically position their minds for success. Onyema gave the charge recently during the 2020 edition of Thinkation Conference, a platform where top entrepreneurs recount their success trajectories to motivate the Nigerian youth.   Onyema, who narrated his inspiring success story, advised the youngsters to think more of what they can do for their country and not what their country can do for them. He implored them to start thinking outside the box and ‘breaking the rules’,…

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