This came as a outcome of the collaborative initiatives by the Ghana Embassy in Dakar, Senegal which has been in talks with the host Senegalese authorities on the importance of direct flight link in between the two nations.
Air Senegal would fly to Ghana 4 occasions in a 7 days on Mondays, Wednesdays, Fridays and Sundays departing Dakar at 0200 hrs and arriving in Accra at 0530 hrs.
Departure from Accra to Dakar is scheduled at 1030 hours on the stated days.
Mrs Gloria Poku, Ghana’s Ambassador to Senegal advised the Ghana Information Company in an interview that, air travel concerning Ghana and Senegal is both via Lome or Abidjan respectively at exorbitant fares in the vary of $1000 or a lot more for the return economic system course ticket as when compared to the lessen fare of significantly less than $500 currently being charged by Air Senegal.
Mrs Poku stated that apart from the reduction in the cost and journey time between Ghana and Senegal, the direct flight would also foster improved people-to-individuals contacts and aid the bolstering of bilateral cooperation involving Ghana and Senegal notably in the locations of tourism, financial, industrial and financial investment relations.
She stated moreover, the early arrival time of Air Senegal in Accra at 0530 hours, travelling by the airline from Dakar to Accra would find the money for handy flight connections for travellers who intend to carry on to other destinations.
Looking at the advantage of the immediate flight link amongst Ghana and Senegal by Air Senegal, the travelling general public may perhaps would like to think about the products and services of Air Senegal.