Arik adds Gabon to schedule


Arik Air is introducing a new service between Nigeria and Gabon as part of the airline’s expansion programme. Commencing 12 February, Arik will be flying from Lagos and Port Harcourt to Libreville (Gabon).

The Lagos-Port Harcourt-Libreville service will operate three weekly flights on Tuesdays, Fridays and Sundays out of Nigeria, and on Wednesdays, Saturdays and Sundays out of Libreville.

The outbound flight will depart Murtala Muhammed International Airport in Lagos at 17h20 and arrive in Port Harcourt at 18h30. The flight will continue on to Libreville, leaving Port Harcourt at 19h15 and arriving at Libreville International Airport at 20h30. The inbound flight will depart Libreville at 07h30 and arrive in Port Harcourt at 08h45. The flight will then leave Port Harcourt at 09h30 and arrive in Lagos at 10h40. All times are local.

Libreville will become Arik’s second destination in central Africa and its 13th international destination.