Air Peace to commence Abuja-Gombe flights soon – Official

The management of Air Peace says it will be launching scheduled flights to Gombe from Abuja and its Yola flight services.

The Chief Operating Officer of the airline, Mrs Oluwatoyin Olajide disclosed this in a statement in on Sunday.

Olajide said the decision to the Abuja-Gombe route a reflection of Air Peace’s to open up the north east as the region   currently underserved.

“This is  part of our strategic route expansion drive and the determination to provide key connections,  addressing the air travel needs of Nigerians fostering economic development and unity.

“We are set to kick off Gombe operations and our Yola flight services very soon,” she said.

According to Olajide, the airline has already set up the Gombe station and is calling on residents of the state to apply to the airline as there are roles to be filled in the station.

On aircraft maintenance, she said: “We have 17 aircraft undergoing varying levels of maintenance overseas and once they returning, we shall launch more routes and others we temporarily .

She added the two brand new 124-seat capacity E195-E2 jets(of the 13 ordered) recently received from Embraer would soon be deployed to boost domestic and regional flights connectivity.(NAN)