Air Peace begins Kano-Owerri-Kano flights

Air Peace is set to commence Kano-Owerri-Kano flight effective from Tuesday, November 26, 2019. The airline’s Corporate Communications Executive, Stanley Olisa, disclosed this in a statement released on Wednesday, November 20, 2019. Olisa revealed that the flight days are Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday. He noted that Air Peace has provided a direct connectivity between the two destinations, adding that passengers do not have to travel from Kano to Lagos or Abuja to connect a flight to Owerri. “It is our promise to interconnect every part of this country. This is…

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Air Peace signs firm order for three additional Embraer Jets

Air Peace on Sunday signed a contract for three additional E195-E2s, confirming purchase rights from the original contract, signed in April this year. With the new signing at the Dubai Airshow, Air Peace has made total firm order of 13 E195-E2s with 17 purchase rights for the same model, which delivery would begin in May next year. These new E195-E2s will be included in Embraer’s 2019 fourth-quarter backlog and have a value of $212.6 million, based on Embraer’s current list prices. The April signing made Air Peace the first launch…

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Air Peace takes delivery of B737-800 New Generation aircraft

Air Peace has taken delivery of B737-800NG aircraft to help sustain its expansion, domestic and regional operations. The aircraft arrived the Murtala Mohammed International Airport at about 20.00hrs yesterday (Thursday) from Europe. Disclosing this to newsmen yesterday, corporate communications executive of the airline, Mr. Stanley Olisa, stated that the new arrival is a 160 seater aircraft comprising 16 Business Class seats and 144 economy class seats. He said, “we are very glad to announce the acquisition of another aircraft, which is a 160-seater B737-800 New Generation aircraft”.  Olisa reiterated the resolve…

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AIB investigates serious incident involving Air Peace B737-500 aircraft

The Accident Investigation Bureau, AIB Nigeria team of safety investigators have commenced investigation into a serious incident involving a Boeing 737-500 aircraft operated by Air Peace, with registration marks, 5N-BUJ. The AIB said it was notified of the serious incident by the airline. A statement by the general manager, Public Affairs of AIB Nigeria, Mr Tunji Oketunbi said the aircraft which departed Murtala Muhammed Airport at 0735 local time was enroute Owerri from Lagos with 90 passengers and 6 crew members on board. The accident investigation bureau explained that from…

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Air Peace rewards passengers with gifts at 5th anniversary, reiterates commitment to safety, comfort

Air Peace has reiterated its commitment to the safety and comfort of its passengers, as it turns 5. The airline celebrated its 5th Anniversary by rewarding passengers with various gifts including free tickets, souvenirs and improved in flight refreshments. The chairman and chief executive officer, Air Peace, Mr Allen Onyema, who described Air Peace as a multi-country airline, said that it has been five years of steady progress, while adding that the airline’s vision of creating seamless connections and network options for its domestic, regional and international markets, is being…

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We offer exceptional services on Sharjah, Dubai route- Onyema, Air Peace boss

Air Peace is the only Nigerian airline operating on the Sharjah Dubai route amid strong competition from the Middle East carriers and others. The airline which has been growing in leaps and bounds within a short period of its existence has carved a niche for itself in the Nigerian aviation industry. The airline has been consistent on both the domestic and regional routes, while also consolidating its operations on the Dubai route. The chairman of the airline, chief Allen Onyema demonstrated his genuine love for his country and extra ordinary…

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Air Peace begins flights to Warri

Photo Caption: Air Peace Ground Operations Manager, Mr. Ayodeji Adeyemi (middle), Assitant Customer Relations Manager, Mrs Patricia Ebilah (5th Left), Infrastructure Support officer, Christian Adole and employees of the airline cutting the cake to mark the airline’s inaugural flight to to Warri on Friday Air Peace on Friday, September 27, 2019 commenced flight operations from Lagos to Warri, in Delta State. The airline’s inaugural flight which took off from the Murtala Muhammed Airport 2, Lagos touched down at the Osubi Airport, Warri at 11.15pm. The ERJ 145 aircraft piloted by…

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Xenophobic attacks: 2nd batch of 314 Nigerians arrive MMIA

No fewer than 314 Nigerians have arrived the Murtala Muhammed International Airport, Lagos on Wednesday aboard Air Peace flight following the recent spate of xenophobic attacks in South Africa. The B 777 aircraft, with registration number 5N-BWI, which departed Oliver Tambo International Airport, Johannesburg, landed at the Cargo Wing of the Murtala Muhammed International Airport, Lagos, at 7.22 p.m. The flight which should have taken off on Tuesday but was stalled due to delayed landing permit to Air Peace by the South African airport authority finally took off by 1:50pm…

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ART lauds Air Peace on evacuation of Nigerians from South Africa

The Aviation Safety Round Table Initiative, generally known as ART has commended the chairman of Air Peace Airline, Chief Allen Onyema and his Staff for the humanitarian gesture of extending their services to airlift home the Nigerian victims of Xenophobic attacks in South Africa. The ART in a letter signed by its secretary general, Group Captain (Rtd) titled: Letter of commendation for good sense of corporate social responsibility to Air Peace chairman and staff stated that the association join other Nigerians to extend gratefulness to the airline for the invaluable…

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Air Peace to evacuate 2nd batch of Nigerians from South Africa Tuesday

The management of Air Peace has confirmed that it would evacuate the second batch of Nigerians from South Africa tomorrow.   The airline said the flight is expected to arrive Lagos from OR Tambo International Airport by 7:00 pm Tuesday. This was confirmed by the chairman and CEO of Air Peace, Allen Onyema who said that the flight would leave Nigeria after mid night on Tuesday and arrive South Africa in the morning but would depart South Africa mid day back to Lagos. Onyema also disclosed that out of over…

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