- Chidozie Uzoezie
Africa World Airlines and Air Burkina Partner For Better Connectivity
Africa World Airlines (AWA), the Ghanaian private airline; and Air Burkina, the national carrier of Burkina Faso, have entered into an interline partnership to better connect passengers through AWA's hub in Accra. Under the partnership, passengers from Air Burkina's network can connect seamlessly on a single ticket to and from AWA's services between Accra and Lagos, Abuja and Abidjan, as well as domestic points within Ghana. AWA started operations in 2012 and operates a fleet of 8 jet aircraft across 9 destinations throughout Ghana, Nigeria, Liberia and Sierra Leone; with services to Cote D’lvoire planned to commence shortly. Air Burkina is the national airline of Burkina Faso and operates a fleet of modern Embraer E-Jets on a network of 9 destinations in West Africa and the Sahel region.