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 targets to hit 7.2m passengers in Q1 of 2020

Nigerian carrier, Dana Air has disclosed that the airline is targeting to airlift about 7.2 million passengers in the first quarter of 2020. This was disclosed by the airline’s media and communications manager, Kingsley Ezenwa during the recent Air Transport Quarterly Magazine award in Lagos organised by Prince Supo Atobatele where the airline won the Most Stable Airline in Nigeria . Ezenwa stated that Dana Air has been in operation for the past 11 years doing what it knows how to do best with a fleet size which has progressively…

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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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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 takes delivery of Boeing 737 Aircraft to boost operation

Dana Air has taken Delivery of a Boeing 737-300 series with registration number 5N-DNA to boost its operation. The airline’s accountable manager, Obi Mbanuzo disclosed that the aircraft was flown in from Italy yesterday. He said with the delivery, the airline now has 6 airplanes in its fleet. Mbanuzo stated the number of aircraft in their fleet will increase to nine by the the end of the year. He said two of the airline’s airplanes have gone for checks abroad . The aircraft was welcomed on arrival at the Murtala…

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Dana Air apologizes over disruption of flights on different routes

Dana Air has apologized to its customers over the disruption of their flights on different routes Thursday , Friday and Saturday.  The airline in statement issued by its media and communications manager Kingsley Ezenwa  said some of the airline’s scheduled flights were disrupted due to nose steering lock on one of its Abuja to Lagos flight which also made the airline to ground the aircraft in line with its strict safety standards.  “On Thursday July  11 2019, one of our Lagos Abuja flight developed a nose wheel issue issue upon…

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Dana Air opens more outlets, set for further expansion

Dana Air has opened more sales and ticketing outlets in Abuja and Uyo to provide more convenient booking options for its guests. The airline in a statement by its media and communications manager, Kingsley Ezenwa said the outlets which will be officially opened on the 2nd of June 2019, is to meet with growing requests by its guests to have more outlets outside the airport. Ezenwa stated that: “We are pleased to announce that on the 2nd of June 2019, we shall be opening  more outlets in Abuja and Uyo in fulfillment…

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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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Dana Air increases frequency to Abuja

Dana Air has introduced more flights options from Lagos to Abuja and Abuja to Lagos with low fares. According to a statement by the airline’s media and communications manager, Kingsley Ezenwa, starting 18th March 2019, the airline will operate additional flights from Lagos to Abuja at 6.48am, 10.08am, 12.15pm, 13.44pm, and 5.10pm while flights from Abuja to Lagos will be at 8.28am, 10.35am, 12.06pm, 15.30pm and 18.50pm. ‘’We are pleased to announce that we have introduced additional flights on our Lagos- Abuja –Lagos routes to provide more options, comfort and…

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