Air Peace has continued to solidify itself as the leading Airline in Nigeria as they take delivery of their 3rd Boeing 777 aircraft for international flights operations.
The 374 capacity aircraft marked 5N-BWI and named Anuli Peggy Onyema was welcomed at Mutala Muhammed international Airport, Lagos with a traditional water salute. The new aircraft was received at the airport by the Airline CEO, Barr. Allen Onyema, Staff, Management and other dignitaries.
Mr Onyema restated his commitment to using the airline to creat job. According to the airline CEO, the Boeing 777 is capable of creating 1,500 jobs. Currently, Air peace has about 3,000 direct workers under their payroll with over 9,000 indirect jobs created by the airline in just 4 years of operations.
Barr. Onyema said Air Peace is emerging force from Africa. Air peace is an airline with integrity that’s why banks are ready to support them.
Air Peace will be deploying the newly acquired Boeing aircraft to the soon-to-launch international routes. Air peace is planning to start flight operations to London, Dubai, China, Johannesburg, Mumbai and Sharjah after getting approval from the federal government to fly internationally.
Recall that the first and second Boeing 777 acquired by the airline arrived in February and August 2018 respectively. Mr Onyema noted also that more are expected before the year-end.