Dana Air resumes flight July 9

Following the recent re-opening of the airports by the federal government, Dana Air has announced the resumption of its flight services on July 9 2020. The airline said it will operate three daily flights from Lagos to Abuja and back while the date for the addition of Port Harcourt and Owerri will be announced later.  The chief operating officer of Dana Air, Obi Mbanuzuo, while speaking on the preparedness of the airlines said, ” Dana Air is ready to fly safely again from the 9th of July. We have worked round…

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Covid-19: Dana Air to keep middle seats empty upon resumption   

In line with the social distancing guideline on Covid-19, Dana Air has announced that it will keep the middle seats on all its aircraft empty upon resumption of flights.  The accountable manager of Dana Air, Obi Mbanuzuo, said Dana Air will commence this initiative when flights resume, maintain it for a while and listen to the feedback from the airline’s customers. According to him ”Majority of our aircraft are configured with mainly three seats in a row, on either side of the aisle, so when we resume flights anytime soon, we will keep the middle…

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Covid-19: Dana Air offers FG resources, aircraft to ferry relief materials

As part of support to federal government’s efforts towards curbing the further spread of Covid-19 in Nigeria, Dana Air has offered its resources, aircraft and crew to assist the nation in the battle against Coronavirus.  The airline in a letter to the minister of Aviation, Senator Hadi Sirika, expressed support to contribute in the ferry of machine, equipment and relief materials to different states, and locations where they are needed within the country.  According to the letter signed by the chief executive officer of the airline, Jacky Hathiramani, Dana Air will make available resources,…

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COVID-19: Dana announces suspension of flight operations

The management of Dana Air has announced the suspension of its flight operations effective midnight 25th March 2020. In a statement signed by Dana Air’s media /communications manager, Kingsley Ezenwa noted that there has been a huge decline  in the passenger figures as a result of the Covid-19 pandemic. Ezenwa explained that considering the need to avoid piling unnecessary costs at this difficult time, the airline had to take the huge decision in the interest of the industry, staff , customers and our nation.  ” In response to the recent…

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Dana Air wins best airline in passenger facilitation

Dana Air has won an award as the best airline in passenger facilitation at the 10th edition of the Nigerian Aviation Awards held recently at Oriental Hotels, Lagos The Airline’s media and communications manager, Kingsley Ezenwa while speaking to newsmen after receiving the award on behalf of Dana Air said, we are excited about this. We got similar award last 2 years as best airline, last also and this year, we just got this. This only demonstrates our commitment to providing seamless travel for our customers hinged on comfort and…

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Dana Air airlifts 5.4m passengers in 11 years

Dana Air has announced that it airlifted 5.4 million passengers in the last 11 years of its operations According to a statement by the airline’s media and communications manager, Mr Kingsley Ezenwa, the airline hopes to double the figure by sustaining its operational efficiency, increasing its fleet size, maintaining its record on-time performance, and raising the bar of its excellent service delivery in the coming years. “Having completed a commercial analysis of our loads in the last 11 years and confirmed it to stand at 5.4 million, we have set…

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Dana Air Partners 25th Nigerian Economic Summit Group

Dana Air has announced that it is partnering with the Nigerian Economic Summit Group (NESG) towards the success of the 25th  Nigerian Economic Summit holding at the Transcorp Hilton Hotel, Abuja from 7th to 8th October 2019.   The theme for this year’s Summit is “Nigeria 2050: Shifting Gears,” and the focus is to set a new agenda for Nigeria as we usher in the next industrial revolution and mark a critical strategic shift to a competitive private sector economy by 2050. His Excellency President Muhammadu Buhari, is expected to declare…

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First B-737 aircraft: Dana Air boss expresses commitment to strategic route expansion, fleet renewal plan

.. To acquire more planes before end of 2019 Photo Caption L-R Chiogo Okani, Dana Air cabin crew, Obi Mbanuzuo, Chief Operating Officer, Kingsley Ezenwa Communications Manager, Aniete Ibok, and Emem Ettete, Head of Ground Operations, at the reception of Dana Air’s recently acquired Boeing 737 aircraft  The managing director / chief executive officer of Dana Air, Jacky Hathiramani has said the airline is committed to its strategic route expansion, fleet renewal plan, and its desire to continue to provide unmatched on-time performance, world-class in-flight services and seamless air travel…

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Dana Air partners Project Pink Blue to conduct free prostate cancer screening for 3,000 men

As part of its corporate social responsibility(CSR), Dana Air has announced its partnership with Project Pink Blue to conduct free prostate cancer screening for 3,000 men across Nigeria. The free screening initiative which is tagged- ‘Men on Blue project’’ will commence on the 29th of June 2019 and will hold in Abuja, Niger state, Nassarawa state, River state, and Akwa Ibom state.   The accountable manager/ COO of Dana Air, Mr Obi Mbanuzuo while speaking during a visit by the Project Pink Blue team to the corporate headquarters of Dana…

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CSR: Dana Air joins call for stem cell donors for cancer patient

Dana Air has joined the search and call for donors of stem cell for a patient diagnosed with cancer of the blood. Astrid, 41, a Nigerian- German mother, is in need of a stem cell transplant to survive a disease she was diagnosed with in September 2018, after visiting the doctor for sore throat. Speaking on Dana Air’s call for donors, the Media and Communications Manager of Dana Air, Kingsley Ezenwa said ”Project PINK BLUE, a cancer fighting non-governmental organization that we have been supporting for years now in partnership…

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