By; PATRICK TITUS, Uyo
Management of Ibom Airline Limited has said that the airline as at Monday March 1, 2021 has carried its 500,000th passenger since commencement of operations on June 7, 2019.
The Chief Operating Officer, George Uriesi, who marked the milestone said, “we are very pleased to record this key milestone of 500,000 passengers”.
Uriesi who regretted that the company would have clocked this number around November of last year, but for the three and a half months COVID-19 lockdown, however declared the milestone an indication of steady customer uptake, and validation of services.
“We are most thankful to our customers for believing in us and continuing to rely on our unique proposition of schedule reliability, on-time departures, and excellent service. As we continue to grow apace, we are determined to continue to deliver on our customers now very high expectations”. he said
A statement by the Group Manager Marketing and Communication, Ibom Airlines Limited, Annie Essienette reports that Ibom Air has quickly established a reputation for on-time performance and excellent service in the market.
“It is the only domestic Airline in Nigeria that publishes its schedule reliability and on-time performance statistics monthly. The airline has consistently maintained above 90% performance since inception. It operates daily flights between Uyo, Lagos, Abuja, Calabar and Enugu”. she said.