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Reliability Statistics for December

Africa World Airlines continues its commitment to transparency with the release of our operational performance results for December 2023.

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Number of flights scheduled


Schedule execution rate


Flights delayed beyond 2 hours due to weather


Flights delayed beyond 2 hours


Number of passengers booked


Passengers denied boarding due oversales


Number of bags checked-in


Bags delivered on-time



Million passengers flown


Fleet size






Best Domestic Airline of the Year

Africa World Airlines, founded by Togbe Afede XIV, is a privately owned airline. Its inception took place on November 15, 2010, with its inaugural revenue flight commencing on September 21, 2012.

The airline operates routes to various key destinations in West Africa, including Kumasi, Tamale, and Takoradi in Ghana, as well as Lagos and Abuja in Nigeria. As part of our continuous expansion efforts, we have forged strategic partnerships with several prominent international carriers, including South African Airways, Emirates, Brussels Airlines, ASKY Airlines, United Airlines, and Ethiopian Airlines. These collaborations are instrumental in fulfilling our corporate mission of providing seamless and cost-effective air travel options for both leisure and business travelers along our network.

Africa World Airlines aspires to set the standard for quality air travel services in West Africa and beyond. Our commitment is to offer a welcoming, dependable, and affordable travel experience to all our valued passengers.

We are proud to have rapidly established ourselves as the preferred domestic airline in West Africa.

Our vision

To be the leading airline in Africa delivering a world class service.

Our mission

To connect Africa to the world through the most efficient, safe and reliable air transport service.

Corporate Values



Our People

Almost all our employees have been with the organisation since its birth. Read More

Our Story

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Our Foundation

AWA – Hainan Foundation Read More

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