Air Peace deplanes unruly passenger, insists on strict safety standards

Air Peace has said it deboarded a passenger identified as Mr. Christopher Aniagboso from its Lagos-Owerri flight to guarantee the safety of its crew and customers. In a statement issued by Air Peace Corporate communications manager, Mr. Chris Iwarah, the carrier insisted that conducts with the potential of jeopardising the safety of its passengers and crew were not welcome on any of its flights. The statement said: “Mr. Christopher Aniagboso had missed his morning Lagos-Owerri flight on May 12, 2019. He later showed up for the afternoon flight in good…

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Anyaoku lauds Air Peace on support for youth development

Photo Caption: Air Peace Corporate Communications manager, Mr. Chris Iwarah (left) in handshake with former Secretary-General of the Commonwealth, Chief Emeka Anyaoku after receiving a medal from the latter in recognition of the airline’s support for youth development during the finals of the 12th edition of the Annual Under-16 Inter-State Emeka Anyaoku Cup in Lagos on Sunday Former Secretary-General of the Commonwealth, Chief Emeka Anyaoku has hailed the commitment of Air Peace to youth development in Nigeria. Anyaoku made the commendation on Sunday during the finals of the 12th edition…

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Air Peace lifts Pharaohs of Egypt to Asaba for clash with Eagles

Air Peace on Sunday airlifted Egyptian national team, the Pharaohs of Egypt from Niamey, Niger Republic to Asaba in Delta State for a friendly match with the Super Eagles of Nigeria. The airline, which is currently pursuing a vigorous network expansion project on the West Coast of Africa, has become very popular on the Accra, Freetown, Monrovia, Dakar and Banjul routes. Air Peace says its vision is to create seamless flight connectivity, assuring that it would soon expand its regional flight network to at least nine routes, including Niamey. The…

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Air Peace decorates 2 new captains, insists on high safety standards

Air Peace Chairman/CEO, Mr. Allen Onyema (left) and Head of Training, Capt. Ndubisi Ekwempu (right) decorating Mr. Oluwasegun Fatonade with his new rank of captain at the airline’s corporate headquarters in Lagos on Monday Air Peace on Monday elevated two members of its flight crew to the rank of captain, urging them to sustain the high safety standards the carrier is reputed for. Speaking during the decoration of Mr. Oluwasegun Fatonade and Mr. William Devine as captains at Air Peace Corporate Headquarters in Lagos, the carrier’s Chairman/Chief Executive Officer, Mr.…

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Air Peace takes delivery of 3rd Boeing 777 aircraft

Air Peace on Wednesday pushed Nigeria’s aviation profile a notch higher with the delivery of its third Boeing 777 aircraft. The airline took delivery of its first Boeing 777 aircraft on February 23, 2018, making history as the first Nigerian carrier to acquire and register the type of aircraft in the country. The aircraft marked 5N-BVE and named “Ifechukwu” was soon followed with the delivery of a second Boeing 777 marked 5N-BUU and named “Ojochide” six months after on August 25, 2018. The airline’s latest bird of steel touched down…

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Again, Air Peace emerges best airline at Nigeria Travel Awards

Air Peace Corporate Communications Manager, Mr Chris Iwarah flanked by the Assistant Customer Relations Manager, Mrs. Patricia Ebilah (right) and Jumia Travel Head of Sales, Central Africa, Ms. Chimezie Nwigwe receiving the carrier’s ‘Best Local Airline of the Year’ award at Nigeria Travel Awards organised by Jumia Travel in Lagos on Monday Air Peace has again been chosen as Nigeria’s best airline, garnering a whopping 44.7 percent of the total votes cast in the domestic airlines category of the third edition of the Nigeria Travel Awards organised by Jumia Travel…

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We have not altered plans to operate UAE flights from Murtala Muhammed Airport- Air Peace

Air Peace on Tuesday dismissed reports that it plans to originate its flights to Sharjah and Dubai in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) from Port Harcourt, Rivers State. A statement signed by the carrier’s corporate communications manager, Mr. Chris Iwarah said it had not altered its plan to commence its Sharjah and Dubai services from the Murtala Muhammed International Airport, Lagos. The Lagos airport, the airline insisted, was strategic to the launch of its international flight operations. Air Peace assured that arrangements for its long-haul flight services to Dubai, Sharjah,…

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You’re life savers, NDLEA tells Air Peace crew

National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) has urged Air Peace crew to consider their role in exposing drug couriers as a commitment to save lives. Speaking during an eight-day training for Air Peace cabin crew members, which opened at the weekend in Lagos, the agency warned that those involved in drug peddling risked killing themselves or being executed if caught in some countries of the world with harsh anti-drug laws. The training is part of the sensitisation programme for the carrier’s crew in preparation for the airline’s international flight operations…

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Air Peace sets new record with Bayelsa airport, commends Dickson

Photo Caption: Air Peace Chief Operating Officer, Mrs. Oluwatoyin Olajide in a handshake with Bayelsa State Governor, Henry Seriake Dickson moments after the carrier made history as the first commercial airline to fly into the newly-built Bayelsa International Airport on Thursday. Air Peace on Thursday increased its tally of firsts, setting a new record as the first commercial airline to fly into the newly-built Bayelsa International Airport. The airline, which is credited with many recording-setting events, including being the first to acquire and register a Boeing 777 in Nigeria as…

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Air Peace boss, Onyema tasks aviation staff on integrity as Airline honours pioneer manager

Photo Caption: Air Peace Chairman/Chief Executive Officer, Mr. Allen Onyema (right) presenting a certificate and plaque to the airline’s pioneer Flight Operations Manager, Mr. Olawale Amos Olajide in appreciation of the latter’s service to the carrier, while Mrs. Paulina Olajide applauds during a retirement reception by Air Peace in honour of Olajide in Lagos on Thursday Chairman/chief executive officer of Air Peace, Mr. Allen Onyema on Thursday urged aviation workers, especially those in the airline arm of the industry, to imbibe the virtues of hard work, humility, honesty and integrity…

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