Dubai Airshow 2021: Nigeria’s Ibom Air orders 10 Airbus aircraft
‘ The A220 will certainly enable us to enhance the variety of yearly guests, bringing even more novice site visitors, company tourists to the area’
Nigeria’s Ibom Air has actually positioned an order for 10 Jet A220s at the Dubai Airshow 2021.
The finalizing was done by Mfon Udom, the president of Ibom Air, as well as Christian Scherer, primary industrial policeman as well as head of Jet International.
” It offers me excellent satisfaction to be below to reveal Ibom Air’s order for 10 Jet A220s”, stated
Mfon Udom, Chief Executive Officer of Ibom Air, stated the airline company has actually accomplished development, primarily driven by the substantial welcome of its item as well as brand name by the Nigerian residential flying public.
” The enhancement of the A220 to our fleet will certainly sustain our development approach as well as increase functional effectiveness,” he stated.
” The A220 will certainly enable us to enhance the variety of yearly guests via Akwa Ibom Flight Terminal, in Uyo, therefore bringing even more novice site visitors as well as company tourists to the area. These initiatives mirror our dedication to sustaining regional business as well as making a favorable payment to socio-economic development in Akwa Ibom state as well as Nigeria.” stated the Guv of Akwa Ibom state, Udom Emmanuel.
The acquisition of the brand-new A220s will certainly allow the airline company to continue its development course, providing brand-new courses throughout not simply Nigeria, yet to the West African area as well as to Africa at big.
The A220 is the only airplane purpose-built for the 100-150 seat market.
By the end of October 2021, the A220 had actually built up 643 company orders.