First Nation Airways launches more online payment options
LAGOS-FirstNation Airways has introduced additional payment options on its website for its customers following huge demand for on-line payment option. This is also in line with the ‘Cash-Lite’ policy of the Central Bank of Nigeria(CBN).
According to Pelu Awofeso,Head, Corporate Affairs,FirstNation Airways, passengers flying on the airline’s routes can now book their flights online and pay using any of VISA, Interswitch or Mastercard.
Visitors to the website-www.firstnation.com– will find a step-by-step guide to making payments for all booked flights.
FirstNation Airways, which began domestic operations in November 2011, has offered tens of thousands of its passengers a pleasant traveling experience on its Airbus A320s.
In the last five months, it has consistently maintained a record of on-time departures. “I appreciate using your airline because of your keeping to time,” says Jos resident, Augustine Joseph, who was on a FirstNation flight from Abuja to Lagos.
“I will fly FirstNation, again and again,” says civil servant Ademola Saliu, who flew on the Abuja-Lagos service in February. “Honestly, your airline is the best for now.”
Another impressed passenger adds: “Your crew and the plane are very good. The staffs on board are jovial and well dressed.”
FirstNation will operate a fleet of modern Airbus A320 passenger aircraft. The Airbus A320 is the bestselling and most successful single-aisle passenger aircraft over the last decade, and operated in huge numbers by major airlines like British Airways, Iberia, Lufthansa, United, US Airways, Qatar, Swiss International, Virgin America, Jet blue to mention a few.
FirstNation is the first domestic airline to place these modern aircraft on Nigeria’s register and the only operator of this premium fleet in Nigeria, putting it above competitors in the industry.
The aircraft are installed with all-new leather seats, the widest seat pitch in their class in addition to in-flight entertainment and air shows to enable passengers track their flight progress.
The irline company has also assembled some of the most gifted and talented professionals made up of Nigerians and expatriates to deliver safe and reliable service employing global industry best practices and benchmark to ensure unrivaled passengers’ experience.
FirstNation maintenance is provided by European Air Safety Agency Approved Maintenance Organization. Crew are trained to the very highest industry requirements.