Norse Atlantic Airways, has announced a collaboration with Air Peace to introduce an ACMI (Aircraft, Crew, Maintenance, and Insurance) charter service connecting London and Lagos, Nigeria.

Unveiled by Norse Atlantic Airways CEO and Founder, Bjørn Tore Larsen, and Air Peace’s Chairman/CEO, Allen Onyema, the agreement signals the initiation of a strategic partnership aimed at enhancing air travel connectivity between Europe and Africa. 

Commencing operations in April 2024, the ACMI charter will operate four times a week, providing passengers with convenient and reliable transportation options between these pivotal destinations.

Norse Atlantic Airways will utilize slots at London Gatwick allocated by Air Peace to facilitate the launch of this new route, leveraging its expertise in charter operations to ensure a seamless and high-quality travel experience for both Air Peace and Norse Atlantic Airways customers.

Commenting on the partnership, Bjørn Tore Larsen expressed his enthusiasm, stating, “We are thrilled to be working with Air Peace to launch this ACMI charter service between London Gatwick and Lagos. This collaboration represents an exciting opportunity to leverage our expertise in charter operations to deliver a reliable and high-quality service.”

Echoing Larsen’s sentiments, Allen Onyema emphasized the strategic significance of the partnership for Air Peace’s expansion into the European market. 

“Air Peace is delighted to have signed this partnership deal with Norse Atlantic Airways for the commencement of our London service,” said Onyema. “We are confident that this strategic partnership will further position us to surpass the expectations of our customers.”

The collaboration between Norse Atlantic Airways and Air Peace extends beyond the initial ACMI charter agreement, as both airlines explore potential longer-term partnerships to expand their collaboration and enhance connectivity between their respective regions.

Norse Atlantic Airways is a leading provider of affordable long-haul flights, primarily between Europe and the United States. ,