Home / Airline Fleet & Routes / Aero expands route network, increases frequency
Aero aircraft in Hangar sourced from Jet Photos

Aero expands route network, increases frequency

FROM January 20, 2020, Aero Contractors, which has the highest record of air safety in Nigeria, operating for over 60 years, would extend its services to Abuja-Kano, Lagos-Asaba, Abuja-Asaba and Warri-Port Harcourt.

According to the Head of Commercial of the airline, Mr Rogers Cookey, the routes will be operated as follows: Abuja-Kano, 11:10 am; Kano-Abuja, 12:20 pm; Lagos-Asaba, 8:30 am; Asaba-Lagos, 15:10 pm.

Others include Asaba-Abuja, 9:50 am; Abuja-Asaba, 13:50 pm; Warri-Port Harcourt (NAF Base) and Port Harcourt-Warri, 12:45 pm.

Aero Contractors which continues its successful run; has expanded its routes in order to meet the demand of its customers and has been expanding its operations since last year gradually recapturing significant segment of the domestic market.

Mr Cookey remarked that with the new routes expansion, the airline continues to play a dominant role in scheduled flight operations.

The airline, which has fixed wing, rotary wing and maintenance, repair and overhaul (MRO) facility, has been recording success in all the divisions of its operations.

Cookey said that the airline effectively maintains all its aircraft, conducting C and D-checks on its Boeing Classics and also engages in third-party maintenance.

It also conducts maintenance on its Bombardier Dash 8 aircraft and the same with its helicopters, which in addition to maintenance, assembles the equipment.

In 2019, Aero Contractors maintenance division conducted major checks for Nigerian and foreign carriers, from different parts of Africa.

 

About NigerianFlightDeck

mm
Nigerianflightdeck is an online news and magazine platform reporting business stories with a bias for aviation and travel. It is borne out of the intention to inform, educate as well as alter perceptions with balanced reportage.

Check Also

Air Peace begins Kano-Owerri-Kano flights November 26

RESPONDING to the clamours of air travelers and as part of plans to connect the …

Elin Group Nigeria orders three Dash 8-400 at $99 million from DHC

Aero contractors to handle aircraft maintenance, spares; logistics ELIN Group of Nigeria at the Dubai …

Ethiopian Airlines still ‘undecided’ on Boeing 737 Max jets orders

ETHIOPIAN Airlines Chief Executive, Tewolde Gebremariam yesterday (Sunday, November 17) said the airline is yet …

Med-view Airline’s 737-500 arrive Lagos ahead of operation recommencement

MED-VIEW Airline received a boost to recommence flight operations as one of its Boeing 737-500 …

Air Peace seals USD 212.6 million deal for three additional E195-E2 jets

AT the Dubai Airshow, Embaer has announced that Nigerian airline, Air Peace, has signed a …

Leave a Reply

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.

%d bloggers like this: