Africa World Airlines (AWA) has been adjudged the ‘Domestic Airline of the Year 2015’ at the maiden National Aviation Awards held in Accra Movenpick Ambassador Hotel on Friday 29th July 2016 organized by National Aviation Awards.
The National Aviation Awards recognizes distinctions exhibited in every classification of the aviation industry. The award categories were wide ranging and stretches from domestic and international airline operators to service providers, travel and tourism companies, insurance and supportive financial institutions, local airports and many more.
Africa World Airlines (AWA) services both the domestic and regional market. It operates over twenty-two (22) flights daily to three (3) major cities in Ghana and regionally to Lagos-Nigeria.
The schedules operated are 5x daily flights to the capital of Ashanti region-Kumasi and 4x daily to the capital of Northern region Tamale between the hours of 06:00hrs- 17:55hrs as well as 11:00hrs-17:30 to Lagos Nigeria.
These flight times as attested by AWA loyal passengers give them the needed opportunity to connect from other regional cities to their international airlines in comfort.
Africa World Airlines, was also awarded the “Best in Airline Health, Safety and Environmental Quality” at the National Aviation Awards.
AWA in its barely four (4) years of operations has kept an enviable record of working hard towards the highest level of incident and accident free operations using top notch airline safety measures. As a result, AWA recently received IATA Operational Safety Audit-IOSA certificate after passing the rigorous audit conducted by the regulatory body IATA.
The airline is currently the only Ghanaian airline with regional operations to Lagos, Nigeria with an increased flight from 4x weekly to daily flights now with the introduction of mid-morning flights to the commercial city of West Africa, Lagos.