Monday, September 9, 2013

► NIGERIA: (Pic) Start-up Discovery Air's first B737-300 rolls out the paint shop.

Discovery Air NigeriaThe first of two B737-300s, (MSN 28571 | 5N-BQO) formerly with brussels airlines(SN), has been painted in the livery of its new owner, Nigerian start-up, Discovery Air, and has been parked at London Southern Airport awaiting delivery to Lagos. A second ex-bmibaby (WW) B737-300 (MSN 28870 | 5N-?) is also expected.

Discovery Air first B737-300 w. Winglets (Ollie787)
Backed by Nigerian petro-dollars, the Full-service airline's  tentative initial routes will include flights from Lagos to Abuja and Port Harcourt with regional operations also planned.