Ghana-based Africa World Airlines (AWA) yesterday commenced daily flight operations to the Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport (NAIA) Abuja from Accra, Ghana.
The AWA aircraft, an Embraer 145, 50 seats capacity, landed at about 12:15pm on Monday in an inaugural flight into commence flight operations connecting Abuja to Accra. The aircraft was treated to the traditional water canon ceremony by the Federal Airports Authority (FAAN) fire service department.
AWA, a local airline in Ghana, in just about five years of operations has expanded operations into two Nigeria destinations, Lagos and Abuja. It currently does five flights daily from Lagos to Accra and one daily flight from Abuja to Accra.