London - Lagos, Two Out Of Three Airlines Use Air Atlanta.

11th Jun 2002

During summer 2002 Air Atlanta will be operating for two of the three airlines flying scheduled services between Lagos, Nigeria, and London Heathrow in the United Kingdom.  Virgin Atlantic has awarded Air Atlanta the contract to operate six flights a week using Boeing 747-200, registration TF-ATN, through to early September.  Air Atlanta already operates Boeing 767-200, registration TF-ATY, three times a week for Nigeria Airways on a contract that runs through to November.
In addition Air Atlanta also operates Manchester to Orlando for Virgin Atlantic and also has a Boeing 747 operating for Nigeria Airways from Lagos on scheduled services to New York.

The Lagos station now has almost 60 flight deck and cabin crew, engineers and operations personnel.  Engineers have also set up a station at Heathrow to support the aircraft.



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