Government on Tuesday, November 18, 2019, signed a deal with De Havilland Aircraft of Canada at the on-going Dubai Air Show to buy six Dash8-400 aircraft to start its national airline.
According to Citi Business News, the aircraft will be purchased by the first quarter of 2020.
The plan to reestablish a national carrier has been on the drawing board for some time now.
Following the signing of the agreement, issues of financing and others are expected to be finalized which will be presented to Cabinet for approval and then to Parliament.
The new deal, signed by the Aviation Minister, Joseph Kofi Adda, is expected to boost Ghana’s dream of seeing to it that a new national airline hits the skies.
The Minister of Aviation, Joseph Kofi Adda, signed the deal on Ghana’s behalf.