Aero To Increase Flight Frequency, Takes More Aircraft Into Fleet

Aero To Increase Flight Frequency, Takes More Aircraft Into Fleet. Nigeria's oldest airline, Aero Contractors, says it has expanded its business with the delivery of more aircraft to its fleet.

The chief executive of the airline, Captain Ado Sanusi, said the team had increased the frequencies of flights to Abuja from Port Harcourt, Sokoto, Asaba, Port Harcourt and Kano Lagos.

According to him, the airline will increase its port of Abuja-Harcourt-Abuja from September 17, which is now a daily flight.
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Aero To Increase Flight Frequency, Takes More Aircraft Into Fleet, pic: Boeing 737-500 of Aero Contractors

He added that the airline would also increase its flights three times a week to three daily flights on the Lagos-Abuja-Lagos and Lagos-Port Harcourt lines.

The airline has also increased its Lagos-Kano flights, which are currently five times a week adding another flight on Sunday.

"Then, from the aforementioned date, he will operate six times a week in Kano from Lagos. He explained that the airline that operates the Lagos-Asaba-Abuja-Lagos flights six times a week added another flight on Saturday to Lagos-Asaba-Lagos only.

"We now have two Boeing B737-500 series, Boeing B737-400 (which will be removed from C-check next week) and Bombardier Dash 8-300.

"Aero has added another aircraft in its rotary helicopters, the AW 139 helicopter from the Aero fleet, which is now equipped with AW 139 and AS 365 which are fully operational.

"We have expanded our schedule because we have additional planes and we are also expecting more. "When we deliver more aircraft, we increase our destinations, which we have done to a large extent, is to increase our frequencies as we increase our capacity," said Sanusi.