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We will return Arik, Aero to original owners at the right time – AMCON

Jude Nwauzor, Head, Corporate Communications , AMCON     Asset Management Corporation of Nigeria (AMCON) has said it will not return Arik Air and Aero Contractors to their original owners until the airlines clear their indebtedness to the corporation.   Recall that the government recovery agency had on February 8, 2017, announced its takeover of Arik Air following a court order, ...

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Fuel scarcity bites harder as Arik Air delays, cancels flights

    The scarcity of  fuel currently being experienced across the country, may have taken its toll on the aviation sector as some airlines are already delaying and cancelling flights due to the situation.   The situation is also resulting in passengers missing their appointments and business schedules as they could not be airlifted on time.   On Tuesday, Ola ...

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Arik Air increases frequency on Lagos-Dakar, Lagos-Banjul routes

    Arik Air, West and Central Africa’s largest carrier, said on Tuesday, it is increasing its frequency on the Lagos-Dakar (Senegal) route to a daily service up from six weekly flights commencing February 22, 2016.   According to Ola Banji, Arik Air spokesperson, the new schedule will operate with four of the Lagos-Dakar flights routed via Abidjan, Cote d’Ivoire instead ...

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Arik Air resumes flight operations to Freetown

    The management of Arik Air, West and Central Africa’s largest carrier, said on Wednesday, it is resuming flight services from Lagos to Freetown in Sierra Leone with effect from February 23, 2016. Flights from Lagos to Freetown were suspended in July 2014 following the outbreak of the Ebola in some West African nations. Ola Banji, Arik Air spokesman, ...

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