Baby Jet Asamoah Gyan's airline business will start next year

Baby Jet Airlines has been granted an Air Carrier License some months ago and has since started the processes to obtain an Air Operator’s Certificate.

  • Published:
24/7 Live - Subscribe to the Pulse Newsletter!

The Director-General of the Ghana Civil Aviation Authority (GCAA), Simon Allotey has disclosed that local airline company, Baby Jet Airlines will begin operations by next year (2018).

In an interview with Accra-based Citi FM, Allotey said this will only happen barring any major changes to its plan.

“If the company works very hard and their manuals are found satisfactory and they have the aircraft they intend to operate and assuming all things are in place, then within six months they can complete the certification process.”

READ ALSO: 6 times Asamoah Gyan flaunted his blessings

Baby Jet Airlines is owned by Black Stars Captain Asamoah Gyan.

The airline has been granted an Air Carrier License some months ago and has since started the processes to obtain an Air Operator’s Certificate.

The process to secure an Air Operator Certificate comprises about five separate steps.

The steps include providing business operation manuals, aircraft acquisition, crew and management information, among others.

READ ALSO: Accra Mall pays off GHC2m GRA Debt

However, according to Allotey, most airline companies delay the process at the stages where they need to acquire airlines.

“Sometimes some of these airlines go through phases one to three and delay at the fourth phase because they delay in acquiring aircrafts. But mostly on the average, most of the airlines take twelve to eighteen months to complete the process,” he added.

Baby Jet Airlines will be the third local airline when it eventually rolls out.

Allotey is certain this development would also boost domestic air travel.

Do you ever witness news or have a story that should be featured on Pulse Ghana?
Submit your stories, pictures and videos to us now via WhatsApp: +233507713497, Social Media @pulseghana: #PulseEyewitness & DM or Email: eyewitness@pulse.com.gh.

Recommended Articles

Recommended Videos




Top Articles

1 Software Scandal EOCO indicts SSNIT managers over $72m software scandalbullet
2 Salaries In 2018 Here are the dates public workers will be paid in 2018bullet
3 In Accra Susu collectors give gov’t 1 week ultimatum to stop NPP...bullet
4 Collapsed Banks Assets of UT Bank and Capital Bank for salebullet
5 NPP Government Nana Addo nominates Dr Agnes Adu as MD of GTFCbullet
6 David Ampofo Writes Is Ghana's cashew another cocoa?bullet
7 Taxes In Ghana 3% VAT flat rate takes off in July 1bullet
8 Menzgold Ghana Don't deposit money with Menzgold – BoG...bullet
9 Excise Tax Stamp Act Gov’t threatens to sanction...bullet
10 In Singapore Government to pay bonus to all citizens...bullet

Top Videos

1 New Discovery Ghana discovers new mineral, lithium in commercial quantitiesbullet
2 Forbes 2018 Africa's billionaires rich listbullet
3 Money Alert Meet Africa's richest womanbullet
4 Support Finance minister buys Kantanka carbullet
5 Dr Joseph Siaw Agyepong Nobody can collapse my company – JOSPONGbullet
6 Plane Crash Starbow suspends operations following plane crashbullet
7 Bozoma Saint John 10 quotes from Uber top official, Bozoma,...bullet
8 Video We are determined to move Ghana beyond aid - Bawumiabullet
9 Vodafone adbullet
10 Tech 6 reasons you should buy an iPhone SE instead of...bullet

Business