Akwa Ibom to launch Nigerian state-owned airline

Nigeria-based Akwa Ibom´s state governor has announced plans to launch Ibom Air, a state-owned airline, the governor said.

The governor said Ibom Air would ensure the state remains a destination of choice for foreign investors.

Obong Victor Attah International, a state-owned and operated airport, has a category 2 runway with work progressing on second taxi way.

Ibom Air service is expected to begin with two aircraft, with a third aircraft expected to be added to the fleet by February 2019.

Akwa Ibom to launch Nigerian state-owned airline

Nigeria-based Akwa Ibom´s state governor has announced plans to launch Ibom Air, a state-owned airline, the governor said.

The governor said Ibom Air would ensure the state remains a destination of choice for foreign investors.

Obong Victor Attah International, a state-owned and operated airport, has a category 2 runway with work progressing on second taxi way.

Ibom Air service is expected to begin with two aircraft, with a third aircraft expected to be added to the fleet by February 2019.