Arik Air has commenced scheduled operations with the only direct flight available between New York, JFK and Lagos.
The Lagos - New York - Lagos route is serviced by an Airbus A340-500, fitted with the very best in in-flight comfort and style. Premier Class passengers have individual secluded booth areas with fully flat beds featuring a new generation in-built massage system complete with a hand held 3.5” inch LD screen unit controlling seat and lighting functions with integrated 17” touch screen TV.
In addition, those flying in Premier Class can enjoy the on-board bar lounge facility and relax and freshen up in the airport business class lounge - “The Lounge” at JFK T4 - both on departing and arriving flights.
The Economy Class cabin format provides a new, more comfortable experience as passengers benefit from an extra 50% leg room in the spacious cabin.
Passengers can also take advantage of Arik’s generous checked baggage allowance - 3 x 30kgs bags in Premier Class and 2 x30kgs in Economy Class – the largest allowance available.
The A340-500 aircraft is operated by Arik Air’s partner, Hi Fly Transportes Aeros S.A.