PasssionAir, a new domestic carrier, has taken delivery of its first 78–seater aircraft, Bombardier Q400 turboprop, as it prepares to commence domestic operations in the country.
The arrival of the airline will provide passengers travelling on the domestic routes with options and increased flexibility.
In his remarks, Mr. John Attafuah, Managing Director of Ghana Airports Company Limited (GACL), expresses delight at the arrival of PassionAir adding, that the commencement of domestic operations will provide the needed competition and offer the travelling public with improved connectivity and affordable fares.
Mr. Simon Allottey, Director General of Civil Aviation Authority, on his part, calls on domestic airlines to consider collaborating and forming alliances with bigger carriers and also explore opportunities within the sub region.
The arrival of PassionAir brings to two, the number of airlines operating within the domestic space.