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ITA Airways commences direct flights to Accra ITA Airways commences direct flights to Accra

ITA Airways, an Italian-based airline, has successfully inaugurated commercial flight operations to Accra, marking a milestone for travellers.

The inaugural flight received a warm welcome at Kotoka International Airport, complete with a water cannon salute by the Rescue and Fire Fighting team of Ghana Airports Company Limited as it touched down last night, June 6 at approximately 19:37 hours.

In her welcome address, Mrs. Yvonne Nana Afriyie Opare, Managing Director of Ghana Airports Company Limited, commended the ITA team for the launch, emphasizing its significance in bolstering confidence in Ghana’s aviation industry. She highlighted the direct Rome/Accra/Rome route as a game-changer, offering unparalleled convenience and efficiency for both business and leisure travelers.

“The introduction of this direct flight route signifies a new era of convenience and efficiency for travelers, both for business and leisure purposes, offering passengers more options and seamless connectivity between these two vibrant cities,” Opare said.

Assuring unwavering support, Mrs. Opare reiterated Ghana Airports Company Limited’s commitment to ensuring ITA Airways maintains exceptional on-time performance and delivers top-notch customer service.

Pierfrancesco Carino, Vice President Sales at ITA Airways, expressed delight at the launch, emphasizing Ghana’s pivotal role as a hub for connecting travelers between West Africa and Italy.

ITA Airways will operate four-weekly flights on Mondays, Tuesdays, Thursdays, and Saturdays, from Accra to Rome, further enhancing travel options and connectivity between the two vibrant cities.

Source: Voyages Afriq