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Arik Air International Gambia Ltd.

Contact Address:

Arik Airlines Gambia Ltd.

Banjul area Headquarters
Arik Air Travel Shop
FIB Building 2
Kairaba Avenue
Gambia, West Africa
Tel no: +220 4399966 / 4399977

General Sales Agents:
Aviareps plc, 5 Hobart Place
SW1W OHU, London, UK
Tel. +0 844 482 2324

Holiday Aviation
Holiday House
156 Bram Fischer Drive
South Africa
Tel no: +27 (0) 11 289 8070

Arik Air International started operating from Banjul International Airport (Yundum) on Wednesday 10th June, 2009.

The airline operates flights from the West African countries of Lagos, Nigeria, to Dakar, Senegal, Freetown, Sierra Leone and Banjul, Gambia, Accra in Ghana, Cotonou, Benin & Niamey in Niger. The airline's routes also includes Heathrow in London (UK) and daily non-stop flights from Lagos to Johannesburg, South Africa.

The commercial flights service operates 4 times a week: Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday. check-in closure 75 minutes for international flights and 30 minutes for domestic.

It is the overseas corporate headquarters of Arik Air in Lagos, Nigeria, set up to develop the worldwide routes and realise the vision of founder Sir Arumemi-Ikhide to deliver the services of global airline with world class standards.

Established as a management consultancy provider to the airline, Arik Air International commenced in April 2007, with the remit to bolster the airline's position in the complex international market.  By taking up position in the heart of London, they have access to an important international gateway from which to spread its West African scheduled flight services.

In December 2008, Arik Air launched their first intercontinental operation from Lagos to London Heathrow. They currently fly every day from London Heathrow Terminal 2 with their newly acquired Airbus A340-500, which offers good passenger comfort. The aircraft offers 36 Premier Class and 201 Economy Class seats. Premier Class passengers enjoy ‘super flat’ beds equipped with 17 inch monitors and a new generation in-built massage system. It also has a joint relaxation area which comprises a bar lounge, sofas and a seat-free space for socialising.

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