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Arik Air EventsArik Air is firmly committed to promoting the best of Nigeria and to supporting programmes that benefit the communities we serve, both at home in Nigeria and throughout the world.
AwardsNigerian and international business leaders and experts have acknowledged and awarded Arik Air’s success. All have celebrated the airline’s leadership in business strategy, our pioneering approach, our commitment to quality and our innovative customer service.
29th Apr 2016
Purchase one extra bag when you check-in at the airport and we will offer you another one for FREE
22nd Apr 2016
Arik Air invites all its Premier Business Class guests to relax and unwind in the prestigious Gulf Air Falcon Gold lounge at London Heathrow, Terminal 4.
4th Apr 2016
Become a member of Arik Air's frequent flyer programme and you'll find flying with us even more rewarding.
1st Mar 2016
The limited supply of JET A1 (aviation fuel) across the country in the last few days has greatly hampered our flight operations.
19th Feb 2016
Carry MORE to Lagos!
8th Feb 2016
Arik Air, West and Central Africa’s largest airline, has introduced new payment platform for customers in Accra, Ghana. This is aimed at simplifying the process of ticket payment.
27th Jan 2016
Arik Air, West and Central Africa’s largest carrier, is resuming flight services from Lagos to Freetown, Sierra Leone from February 23, 2016.
19th Jan 2016
Arik Air, West Africa’s largest carrier, has chosen to source all onboard wines from the Wildekrans Wine Estate, which sits just an hour away from Cape Town city centre. Each of Arik’s long haul services – New York, London and Johannesburg – will have a ‘From Our Cellar’ wine menu card in Premier Business Class that will be offered with food menus.
15th Jan 2016
Arik Air, West and Central Africa’s largest carrier, is introducing a new service between Nigeria and Gabon as part of the airline’s expansion programme. Commencing February 12, 2016, Arik Air will be flying from both Nigerian cities of Lagos and Port Harcourt to Libreville, Gabon.
11th Dec 2015
Arik Air, West and Central Africa’s largest carrier, is increasing its frequency on the Lagos-Monrovia route from three weekly to four weekly flights effective Sunday, December 13, 2015.
13th Nov 2015
Arik Air, Nigeria and West Africa’s largest carrier, has launched a Self-Service Kiosk, in addition to launching two extra payment options to broaden payment options available to passengers.
5th Nov 2015
Arik Air, West and Central Africa’s largest carrier, is rewarding passengers with surprise gifts mid-flight in what the company calls the #ArikCares Special Give-Away. Gifts to be given out include a number of iPad Air 2, iPhone 6S, Beat by Dre headphones, laptops, 20-megapixels/1080p cameras, 3D Smart TVs and 3D Blu-ray Home Cinema Systems.
29th Oct 2015
Arik Air, West Africa’s largest carrier has launched a customized air travel insurance aimed at taking passengers flying experience to a new level. The new air travel insurance enables a passenger to enjoy a customized domestic travel insurance on Arik Air with only N1, 000.00
28th Oct 2015
Arik Air, West and Central Africa’s largest airline, has increased frequency on the Lagos to Douala via Cotonou route from four to six weekly flights.
30th Sep 2015
Arik Air, Nigeria and West Africa’s largest carrier, is resuming flight services to Monrovia, Liberia from October 5, 2015.