Arik Air is a privately and wholly Nigerian owned commercial airline operating both domestic and international flights and started operations in 2006. It is West Africa’s leading airline. Arik Air flies to many destinations in Nigeria, Africa, Europe and the US, including London’s Heathrow Airport, and New York’s JFK International Airport. Arik Air is a Nigerian airline operating mainly from two hubs at Murtala Muhammed International Airport in Lagos and Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport in Abuja. Arik Air’s head office is the Arik Air Aviation Center on the grounds of Murtala Muhammed International Airport in Ikeja. Arik Air serves a network of regional and mid-haul destinations within Africa.
Arik offers a programme that benefits regular travellers called “The Arik Affinity Wings” programme which allows regular travellers to benefit from rewards for their loyalty with the opportunity to earn miles on domestic, regional and long-haul flights. You can collect your points during the Alternative Airlines booking process. There are four different levels of Affinity Wings Membership: Pearl Affinity, Bronze Affinity, Silver Affinity and Gold Affinity wings.
The Arik Air fleet consists of Boeing and Bombardier aircraft, including Boeing 737-700, Boeing 737-800, Bombardier CRJ900, Bombardier CRJ1000 and Bombardier Dash 8 Q400.
By Nwankwo, Grace Chinasa