Aviation: The Impact of Open Skies on Air Traffic in EU-US

The Impact of Open Skies on Air Traffic in EU-US The number of direct routes between the U.S. and Western Europe has grown 40% since 2010, according to an analysis by Sydney-based Centre for Aviation. Centre for Aviation credited the 2008 EU-U.S. open-skies agreement for the net increase of 88 Western Europe-U.S. city pairs over the past six years. “Certainly […]

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Independence anniversary: Virgin Atlantic slashes fares to $300 to London

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British carrier, Virgin Atlantic has launched an incredible fare reduction on London-Lagos for as low as $300. The special promotional fare is for customers that want to visit family and friends to Celebrate Nigerian 56 Independence anniversary. This week the British airline launched fares to London from $300 which is available to purchase now till 26 October 2016 at www.virginatlantic.com […]

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African: Foreign Airlines Accused of Using Forex Scarcity to Rip off Nigerians, FG

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By Chinedu Eze Foreign airlines operating in Nigeria have been accused of devising a means of ripping off Nigerians and the federal government by taking advantage of the shortage of dollars in the foreign exchange market, and the gap between the official exchange rate and the parallel market rate, THISDAY investigations have revealed. According to sources in the industry and […]

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African Aviation: Foreign Airlines Accused of Using Forex Scarcity to Rip off Nigerians, FG

By Chinedu Eze Foreign airlines operating in Nigeria have been accused of devising a means of ripping off Nigerians and the federal government by taking advantage of the shortage of dollars in the foreign exchange market, and the gap between the official exchange rate and the parallel market rate, THISDAY investigations have revealed. According to sources in the industry and […]

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Medview Airlines Lagos-London booms as foreign airlines suffer in Nigeria

NIGERIA’S foreign exchange crisis has taken another huge toll on its air travel industry as cost of air fares on some foreign routes have soared following the recent decision by some foreign airlines to relocate their ticketing and sales offices to Ghana. This was as Spanish national carrier, Iberia Airlines would suspend its Lagos-Madrid operation from May 12, 2016. Leading […]

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NANTA pays courtesy visit to Virgin Atlantic

In what may be the first official outing in the capacity the new administration of National Association of Nigerian Travel Agents (NANTA), led by its new president Mr. Bernard Bankole, the newly elected executives paid courtesy visit to Virgin Atlantic Lagos office on Wednesday. The visiting team included National Publicity Secretary, Mr Muyiwaa Salami, Secretary, Lagos zone, Adedayo Adewale and […]

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Don’t let distance be a barrier to love this Valentine’s Day

Virgin Atlantic offers special sale fares to London Treat yourself and your loved one this Valentine’s Day with special sale fares from Virgin Atlantic. The airline, which operates daily flights between Lagos Murtala Mohammed International and London Heathrow, is offering two discounted fares to help connect the hopelessly romantic. If you are separated from your loved one by land or […]

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Virgin Atlantic Rolls out preloaded oyster card and other goodies for Nigerian travelers to mark independence celebrations

Virgin Atlantic rolls out Independence Day giveaway with preloaded oyster travel card for customers Still in the spirit of celebrating Nigeria’s 55 Independence anniversary, Virgin Atlantic is offering all passengers departing for London on VS652 on the 1 October a 10£ preloaded Oyster travel card. Passengers travelling on the 1 October irrespective of the cabin will receive the travel card […]

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