Etihad Cargo re-introduces freighter service to Lagos
Etihad Cargo will re-introduce a weekly freighter service from Abu Dhabi to Lagos, effective November 15. The service will operate every Thursday using a B747-400F, with a capacity of 124 tonnes.
The service will be complemented by the addition of 16 new interline destinations across West Africa. These additional interline connections will link Lagos with the cities of Libreville (Gabon), Pointe-Noire (Congo-Brazzaville), Malabo (Equatorial Guinea), Douala (Cameroon), Accra (Ghana), Abidjan (Cote d’Ivoire), Nouakchott (Mauritania), Conakry (Guinea), Bamako (Mali), Ouagadougou (Burkina Faso), Cotonou (Benin), Monrovia (Liberia), Freetown (Sierra Leone), Port Harcourt (Nigeria) and Kinshasa (Democratic Republic of Congo).
Etihad Airways also operates a six-weekly A330 passenger services between Abu Dhabi and Lagos.