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Embraer S A : Air Peace Takes Delivery of Third Brand New Embraer 195-E2 Aircraft
|06/18/2021 | 10:06am|
Air Peace airline yesterday took delivery of its third brand new
The airline also said it will activate payment for additional 10 aircraft type immediately the delivery is completed , which will bring total arrivals to 23 aircraft.
Making the disclosure yesterday during the delivery ceremony of the third E195-E2 aircraft at the
Recall that Air Peace had in 2019, announced the acquisition of 30
Onyema said: "By next year, we hope to receive all the 13 airplanes we already made firm orders for and by the end of 2023, we intend to activate payment for another 10 of the aircraft brand, which will bring it to 223."
"We have new routes that we want to deploy the aircraft to. We have new routes that we have just opened and more routes will still come in the coming months. We are opening Gombe very soon and our intention is to open up this country. We will also connect North East with North West and other routes. Owerri-Kaduna and other routes will be connected."
"We have been designated to so many destinations by the government. We have over 20 destinations, which is very commendable."
He also revealed that the airline was planning to commence
The Air Peace boss used the event to commend the Minister of Aviation, Senator Hadi Sirika for driving the change in the sector, stressing that "the minister had ensured deep changes in the industry since his appointment about six years ago".
Also speaking at the delivery ceremony, Director General of the Nigerian civil Aviation Authority ,
" Another factor is that the new aircraft is absolutely great for the environment, it does less pollution. I am really proud that I am Director General of
The Managing Director of
" We are prepared to assist the airline bring in any number of aircraft they want ".
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