Launched in 2006, Arik Air has rapidly established itself as Nigeria’s leading domestic airline.
Arik Air flies to 18 destinations within Nigeria and serves 42 routes domestically, regionally and internationally with over 130 daily flights from its hubs in Lagos and Abuja. Arik Air currently operates one of the youngest fleets in the industry with 26 new aircraft consisting of a range of Airbus and Boeing models.
By mid-2008 Arik Air had placed orders with Boeing and Airbus of up to $6.1 billion for delivery of new aircraft up to 2016, to meet the commitment to embark on an international expansion. In November 2009, Arik Air became the first Nigerian airline to start scheduled non-stop flights between New York and Lagos in over a decade, servicing the route with a brand new Airbus A340-500 with a two class configuration (36 Premier Class and 201 Economy Class seats).
Premier Class passengers on Air Air international flights enjoy fully flat beds featuring a new generation in built massage system and a 17” widescreen personal monitor with video on demand entertainment. Arik Air also has one of the largest, most spacious Economy Class seats on any flight from the USA to Nigeria. Book your Arik Air ticket on CheapOair and save more on your next Arik Air flight.
Arik Air In-Flight Amenities
With over 130 flights a day to 18 destinations in Nigeria as well as daily flights between Lagos and Johannesburg, Lagos/Abuja and London and three times weekly between Lagos and New York over 5 million guests would agree that Arik Air provides world class service.
As Arik Air (Premier Class) guest you can enjoy generous 75” seat pitch, 180 degrees flat bed with built-in-5-zone user controlled massage system and mood lighting with a starry sky. If you have to work, their in-seat chargers, USB connectors, web chat and email ensure that you continue to be productive whilst in the sky. Air Air’s personalized 17” screen, state-of-the-art In-Flight Entertainment system on board the A340-500 boasts AVOD touch screen controls and offers a variety of both Hollywood and Nollywood movie titles.
Take the time to unwind at Arik Air’s luxurious Kira lounge and bar on board and also enjoy the extensive selection of in-flight meals featuring both International and Nigerian cuisine.Travel in peace and comfort with Arik Air noise cancellation headphones by BOSE and wrap up in the warmth of Merino wool blankets.
When you fly on Arik Air, you can relax in the most spacious Economy Class seats on any flight between the US and Nigeria. Arik Air Economy Class passengers also enjoy the exact same on-demand entertainment available in Premier Class. The USB connectors and in-seat plug/chargers will ensure you battery power at all times during flight.
Arik Air commitment to the passenger extends even to baggage allowance of 3 x 66lbs pieces of checked luggage for Premier Class passengers (2 x 66lbs pieces in Economy Class).
You now have a choice when you want to travel to Nigeria and beyond. You work hard for your money and deserve to be treated first class. Fly world class, fly Arik Air.