• Short Summary

    AN AGREEMENT ON A PROGRAMME OF CO-OPERATION BETWEEN NIGERIA AIRWAYS AND GHANA AIRWAYS WAS SIGNED YESTERDAY (MONDAY) SIMULTANEOUSLY IN LAGOS, NIGERIA, AND ACCRA, GHANA.

  • Description

    AN AGREEMENT ON A PROGRAMME OF CO-OPERATION BETWEEN NIGERIA AIRWAYS AND GHANA AIRWAYS WAS SIGNED YESTERDAY (MONDAY) SIMULTANEOUSLY IN LAGOS, NIGERIA, AND ACCRA, GHANA. IN THE LAGOS CEREMONY, THE AGREEMENT WAS SIGNED AT THE GHANA AIRWAYS OFFICE BY THE CHAIRMAN OF NIGERIA AIRWAYS, MR. J.O. ADEIGBO, AND THE COMMERCIAL MANAGER OF GHANA AIRWAYS, MR. McDONELL.

    THE AGREEMENT COVERS, AMONG OTHER THINGS, POOL SERVICES ON THE WEST AFRICAN ROUTES BETWEEN LAGOS AND DAKAR, THE LEASING OF AIRCRAFT AND ARRANGEMENTS FOR SHARING OF EXPENSES INCLUDING JOINT TRAINING PROGRAMMES, JOINT OVERSEAS OFFICES AND JOINT SALES PROMOTIONAL AND ADVERTISEMENT CAMPAIGNS.

    GHANA AIRWAYS WILL LEASE ITS VISCOUNT AIRCRAFT TO NIGERIA AIRWAYS FOR THE LATTER TO OPERATE ITS WEST COAST SERVICE AND NIGERIA AIRWAYS WILL, IN TURN, LEASE ITS F.27 AIRCRAFT TO GHANA AIRWAYS TO OPERATE ITS INTERNAL SERVICES. ALL ALONG THE WEST COAST AND AT OVERSEAS POINTS ALONG THE RESPECTIVE ROUTE NETWORK, THE AIRLINES WILL SHARE OFFICES.

    IT'S HOPED THAT THIS WILL USHER IN THE LONG-WAITED CO-OPERATION AMONG WEST AFRICAN STATES FOR THE OPERATION OF JOINT SERVICES AND PROVIDE FREQUENT AND REGULAR SERVICES BETWEEN GHANA AND NIGERIA AND OTHER WEST AFRICAN STATES, SO ESSENTIAL FOR THE SOCIAL AND ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT OF THE SUB-REGION.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA88A2T94SITF2AW2FCAD5XF2ND
    Media URN:
    VLVA88A2T94SITF2AW2FCAD5XF2ND
    Group:
    Reuters - Incuding Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    11/07/1967
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:41:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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