Efficient October 4, 2022, Delta Airways is ready to droop its flights between New York JFK airport and Lagos, Nigeria.
That is adopted by a press release issued by Delta stating that the route suspension was to suit into “the present demand surroundings.” It’s no shock as 80% of operations have been pulled again because of the financial state of affairs in Nigeria because the rise of inflation is impacting journey to the nation.
The assertion, nevertheless, careworn that the airline was nonetheless working its route between Lagos and Atlanta. The assertion issued by Delta reads:
“Delta is suspending its nonstop service between New York-JFK and Lagos to suit the present demand surroundings. The airline continues to function service between Lagos and Atlanta and presents onward connections to New York and different cities throughout the USA.”
“Prospects impacted by our suspended New York-JFK to Lagos service shall be re-accommodated on Delta operated flights or providers operated by our three way partnership companions. Delta stays dedicated to the Nigeria market,” the airline stated.
Because the aviation trade in Nigeria continues to fall attributable to excessive ticket fares and clients not being provided extra reasonably priced options attributable to the financial disaster; the need to journey to Nigeria is unlikely within the upcoming months.
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