Air Peace Moves to New Terminal at Lagos International Airport
Nigeria's leading airline, Air Peace, has become the first airline to operate a flight from the newly commissioned Terminal 2 of the Murtala Muhammed International Airport, Lagos.
The airline operated its 7:00hrs Lagos-Accra flight from the new MMIA terminal today, Tuesday, 19 April, 2022.
In a media statement issued by its Spokesperson, Stanley Olisa, Air Peace had notified the flying public that from April 19, 2022, its international and regional flight departures will now be at the Terminal 2 of the Lagos Airport.
The statement read: "We are delighted to be the first airline to operate a flight at the newly commissioned MMIA Terminal and going forward, all our regional and international departures will be from this new terminal. We commend the Federal Government for the feat, and Air Peace will continue to blaze the trail".
Olisa added that passengers flying to Accra, Banjul, Freetown, Douala, Dakar, Johannesburg and Dubai are henceforth expected to proceed to the new terminal for ticketing, check-in and boarding.
"Our ground personnel are ready to assist the passengers to ensure they seamlessly adjust to this new development", he said.
It'll be recalled that the new Terminal 2 of the Murtala Muhammed International Airport, Lagos was commissioned in March 2022 by President Mohammadu Buhari.
The new terminal has the capacity to process 14 million passengers per annum. It has 66 check-in counters, 5 baggage collection carousels, 16 immigration desks at arrival, 28 immigration desks at departure, 8 security screening points and 6 passenger boarding bridges, out of which two have already been installed.
The new Terminal 2 is expected to improve the overall passenger experience of international air travellers, including check-in, boarding and deboarding, security, baggage handling, and general convenience.