Top News on Arik Air

  • FARNBOROUGH: Embraer keeps up E2 momentum

    ​Embraer's re-engined E2 left an impact on this year's Farnborough air show, as rival Bombardier sought to make the best of the industry's biggest gathering after an unfortunately timed engine failure on its CSeries jet.

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  • IN FOCUS: Boeing 747-8 technical description & cutaway

    Boeing raised the stakes in its bid to wrest the 'big-jet' crown from Airbus in June when Lufthansa introduced the...

  • Airbus targets 30 A380 sales in 2012, dismisses 747-8I threat

    Airbus's chief salesman is confident that the airframer will match or better last year's A380 order tally in 2012.

  • FAA gives nod to Boeing 747-8 Intercontinental

    The US Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) has granted Boeing an amended type certificate (ATC) for its 747-8...

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  • Arik to add Abidjan stop on Lagos-Cotonou route

    News | 04 Feb 2015 14:33 | Oliver Clark

    Nigerian carrier Arik Air will add a stop at the Ivorian city of Abidjan to its recently reinstated Lagos-Cotonou service from 16 February.
  • ANALYSIS: The Bombardier CRJ1000 aircraft report

    News | 28 Oct 2014 13:28 | Olivier Bonnassies

    The Bombardier CRJ1000 model has only been in service for four years, but it has so far failed to gain traction with operators.
  • Arik replaces frequent-flyer programme

    News | 01 Oct 2014 14:50 | Oliver Clark

    ​Arik Air is replacing its frequent flyer programme - Arik WingsPlus - with a new scheme called Arik Affinity Wings.
  • Boeing foresees no African demand for 747-8 in 20-year outlook

    News | 18 Sep 2014 13:53 | Stephen Trimble

    Boeing has confirmed that its latest commercial forecast does not assume any more demand for the 747-8 from Africa over the next 20 years.
  • Emirates to explore deeper commercial ties with Arik

    News | 27 Aug 2014 12:27 | Martin Rivers

    Nigeria’s Arik Air and Dubai-based Emirates have signed a memorandum of understanding to evaluate closer commercial ties.
  • ANALYSIS: West African connectivity hit by Ebola crisis

    News | 21 Aug 2014 09:21 | Martin Rivers

    Though primarily a human tragedy for the more than 1,350 people who have succumbed to the disease, the outbreak of Ebola in West Africa is also having a drastic impact on air connectivity across the sub-region.