- We have won numerous safety awards, including receiving the award for Best Security and Safety Conscious Airline in West and Central Africa three times consecutively by Africa’s foremost security and safety magazine, Security Watch Africa.
– Arik Air has the youngest fleet in the industry.
– The airline boasts the most legroom of any airline flying to West and Central Africa.
– Arik Air is the only airline offering same carrier connections domestically in Nigeria.
NewsOne: What future plans does Arik have, i.e., expansion, upgrades?
RB: Arik Air continues to grow, having just added flights to Cotonou, Benin, from Lagos and Dakar, Senegal, from Abuja. We also have numerous aircrafts on order to support future growth plans, including possible expansion to the Middle East (Dubai).
NewsOne: Why should travelers select Arik Air?
RB: Along with the items raised previously about why we are different from other airlines, from the first time a passenger steps on to our aircraft they begin to experience the best that Africa has to offer, including African cuisine, Nollywood films, African music, and African flight attendants, with a natural understanding of African culture.