House of Reps recommends Air Peace boss, Onyema for national honour

The House of Representatives has recommended chief Allen Onyema, chairman/ chief executive officer (CEO) of Air Peace Airlines, for national honour for evacuating Nigerians stranded in South Africa at no cost following the recent spate of xenophobic attacks in that country. The House recommended Onyema for the national award after he appeared at the green chamber during Wednesday’s plenary session. The House also resolved to make Air Peace their main carrier. The Lawmakers invited Onyema to honour him for offering to bring Nigerians caught up in the xenophobic attacks in…

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Air Peace boss, Onyema calls for FG’s support in int’l aero-politics fight

The chairman of Air Peace, Barrister Allen Onyema has called on the federal government to support Nigerian airlines designated on the international routes in international aero-politics fight. Speaking in Lagos on Friday September 28, Onyema stated that the airlines need the federal government to help them in international aero-politics because is not within their power to do that. He explained that it took Senegal two and half years to okay its operations into their country. You have given me routes to fly , I have applied to all the countries…

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We have about 200 orphans working in Air Peace – Onyema

“We are starting international operations in November” “We spend close to $2.5 million to $3 million doing C-Checks and D-Checks in Air Peace” Air Peace has taken the lead as the number one airline in Nigeria and the fastest growing airline in Africa within a short period of its existence. Its massive expansion and growth is unprecedented. In this interview, the Air Peace boss, Barrister Allen Onyema speaks the secret of Air Peace success, his vision for the airline, plans for its international operations, delay in commencing international operations, plans…

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Air Peace takes delivery of 2nd B777, assures on international operations

Photo Caption: Air Peace second Boeing 777 receiving the water salute moments after landing at the Murtala Mohammed International Airport, Lagos on Saturday Air Peace on Saturday took delivery of its second Boeing 777 -300 aircraft. In a related development, the airline, which made history as the first Nigerian carrier to acquire and take delivery of a Boeing 777-200 on February 23, 2018, assured that it would soon announce dates for the launch of its long-haul operations to London, Houston, Dubai, Sharjah, Guangzhou-China, Mumbai and Johannesburg. The new aircraft, a…

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Air Peace begins flight operation to Kaduna August 13

Air Peace is set to commence daily flights from Lagos to Kaduna from August 13 as part of its no-city-left-behind project. The airline had earlier announced commencement of its four weekly flights from Lagos, Abuja and Accra to Monrovia with effect from August 6. A statement issued by the airline’s Corporate Communications Manager, Mr. Chris Iwarah said the carrier was pleased to connect and unite the South and North of Nigeria by air. Air Peace, which recently secured the renewal of its International Air Transport Association Operation Safety Audit (IOSA)…

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Air Peace begins Monrovia, Abuja-Accra services August 6

Air Peace has announced plans to commence flight services from Lagos and Abuja to Roberts International Airport, Monrovia and from Abuja to Kotoka International Airport, Accra on August 6. The development is coming days after the airline secured the renewal of its International Air Transport Association Operation Safety Audit (IOSA) certificate. A statement issued by the airline’s Corporate Communications Manager, Mr. Chris Iwarah said the new routes were part of the third phase of the carrier’s network expansion project on the West Coast of Africa. Air Peace launched its first…

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Interlining is the way to go in aviation business – Onyema, Air Peace boss

“SAATM has to be in level of reciprocity, not one sided” “Airport infrastructures not supportive of airlines operations” From peace building to aviation, Barrister Allen Onyema, the chairman of Air Peace has taken the Nigerian aviation industry by storm, redefining the business of air travel in Nigeria and West Africa. Onyema has always been vocal and passionate on the problems confronting the domestic airlines, the Nigerian aviation industry, and ways forward. In this interview with Franklin Ihejirika at the recently concluded 22nd Annual Seminar of the League of Airport and…

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