The Akwa Ibom State Government owed airline, Ibom Air has recorded the 500,000th passengers since start of operations on June 7, 2019.
Describing the record as a milestone for the airline, the Chief Operating Officer, Ibom Air, Mr. George Uriesi, says, “we are very pleased to record this key milestone of 500,000 passengers”.
He said, the number would have been achieved last year but for the lock down due to the Covid-19.”Although we would have clocked this number around November of last year but for the three and a half months Covid-19 lockdown”.
Mr. Uriesi stated that still, the record was an indication of steady customer uptake, and validation of their 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”.