Monrovia, Liberia-Pan–African Airlines, ASKY (Togolese–based airline) has announced an expansion to its Monrovia route with an increased capacity of seven days per week according to The New Dawn. The expansion in flights between Monrovia, Abuja, Bamako, Conakry, and Ndjamena will be daily, while Accra is now having double daily flights on Mondays, Wednesdays, Fridays, and Sundays.
These positive changes were issues in a press release over the weekend by the company. According to the press release, the Airline officials said “ASKY’s focus is to develop a strong Intra – Africa network that fosters regional development, tourism, economic growth, and regional integration as a major economic catalyst within the continent with its long-term goal of a sustainable business focused on profitability.” They also said, “We are not just an airline but a Pan – Africa African Airlines serving a wide network of destinations in West and Central Africa with a modern fleet of aircraft.”
The company acquired a new Boeing 737-800 aircraft with a capacity of 16 business class and 138 economy class seats which according to information will be use to operate the Monrovia routes. In the statement by the company, the aircraft was designed to offer West African frequent and new flyers comfort, style and reliability in the air, something that is often taken for granted in the aviation industry in the sub-region.