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Africa World Airlines (AWA) says it’ll , by June this year, announce a schedule for the commencement of economic flights to Ho within the Volta Region.
The company expects to finish the required operationalization processes before the proposed date.
This announcement follows its successful demonstration flight to the Ho airport last Thursday.
“The process of building this new route and providing the specified personnel and logistics is predicted to be completed by the center of June 2021 at which era a billboard schedule would are released.”
“It is after this that the Airline expects to work the primary commercial flight,” AWA said during a statement.
Earlier this year, the corporate pegged the value of a flight to the Ho Airport at GHS99.
It has thus reiterated its commitment to enhancing domestic travel in Ghana.
“The demonstration flight provided vital technical data regarding jet aircraft operation into Ho airport also as testing the joint capabilities of service providers and state authorities within the region, so as to determine acceptable safety standards for commercial operation,” the corporate added.
The Airline, in its statement, thanked the chiefs and other people of Asogli for his or her warm reception and outstanding hospitality.
Prior to the demonstration flight, industry players said news of the landing of Africa World Airline’s commercial airbus at the Ho airport will present tremendous opportunities for the local economy and also enhance tourism within the region.
With the region noted for its cleanliness and rich tourism potential, the tourism authority within the Volta Region says it’s begun preparing tourist centres to be ready to receive the anticipated increased number of tourists .
The commercial flight, when operationalized, will cut time period between Ho and Accra from three hours by road to about half-hour by air.
Africa World Airlines, as a proud Ghanaian airline, says it remains committed to providing seamless domestic connectivity and promoting economic process through the supply of safe, reliable and affordable aviation .