Lagos, August 10, 2009Â Dana Airlines Limited has launched a new promo in which passengers can pay as low as N9, 000 for a one way ticket to any of its routes. The airline currently operates daily flights to Enugu, Lagos and Abuja, and is set to extend its operations to Kano in the week commencing August 17, 2009.
According to Mr. Jacky Hathiramani, Chief Executive Officer of the airline, â€œFrom 9th August to 9th September passengers can enjoy our reduced fare of N9, 000 only if they book and pay for their tickets online, at least 24hrs before the expected date of departure. Seats will also be open until December 9, 2009 for every complete booking made within the period of the promo.â€
Mr. Hathiramani disclosed that the promo is to further demonstrate Dana Airâ€™s commitment to its passengers and to encourage more Nigerians to fly â€˜The Smartest Wayâ€™ on Dana Air. â€œWith our reduced fare of N9, 000 and our online booking and payment system, more people will be able to fly with ease and experience the Dana Air hospitality,â€ he noted.
Meanwhile, Dana Airlines Limited is set to take delivery of another Boeing MD83 aircraft bringing to four the total number of aircrafts in its fleet. In an earlier press statement Mr. Hathiramani had said, â€œWith the addition of another Boeing MD83 aircraft to our fleet, we will be able to further increase our flight frequency on all our routes, to meet the growing demand of our customers.
â€ Only recently, Dana Air introduced a sixth flight from Lagos to Abuja and added a second flight on the Enugu-Lagos route. In addition to beginning direct Lagos-Kano flights in a few days, the airline is also looking at extending its operations to Port-Harcourt city by September this year.A subsidiary of Dana Group of Companies, Dana Airlines is Nigeriaâ€™s first new world carrier, offering premium services at an affordable rate.