After months of apprehensions over its monetary standing, Nigeria’s premier airline, Aero Contractors Firm of Nig. Ltd on Monday introduced the suspension of its flight operations efficient Wednesday (tomorrow), citing excruciating enterprise setting.
The corporate in an internet assertion made out there to airport correspondents said as a result of “influence of the difficult working setting on our each day operations, the administration of Aero Contractors Firm of Nig. Ltd. want to announce the non permanent suspension of its scheduled passenger companies operations with impact from Wednesday, July 20, 2022.”
“This doesn’t in any method have an effect on the Upkeep actions of the Accepted Upkeep Organisation (AMO) in any other case generally known as AeroMRO, the Accepted Coaching Organisation (ATO) also referred to as Aero Coaching Faculty, the Helicopter and Constitution Providers operations.”
In response to the corporate,”This resolution was rigorously thought-about and brought attributable to the truth that most of our aircrafts are presently present process Upkeep, leading to our incapability to supply a seamless and environment friendly service to our esteemed clients. We’re working to carry these aircrafts again to service within the subsequent few weeks, so we are able to proceed to supply our passengers the secure, environment friendly, and dependable companies that Aero Contractors is thought for, which is the hallmark of Aero Contractors Firm of Nig. Ltd.”
“The previous few months have been very difficult for the Aviation trade and the airline operators specifically. With the excessive price of upkeep, skyrocketing gas costs, inflation, and foreign exchange shortage leading to excessive overseas trade charges. These are amongst the key elements of airline operations.”
“Within the meantime, we’re working assiduously to return to service as rapidly as doable, and do guarantee our esteemed clients and stakeholders of our dedication, that our quick absence is not going to create any main void out there, as we’re coordinating with our enterprise companions to make sure minimal discomfort to ticket holders.”