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2008-10-02 12:05:21

Nigerian airline Arik Air has signed a firm contract for the purchase of three Airbus A340-500s. The company said that the acquisition of the new A340s is an important step in the airline's growth strategy to develop Lagos and Abuja as hubs.

2008-07-16 09:00:56

Nigerian airline Arik Air has placed an additional order for seven next-generation 737s from Boeing. The airline had initially ordered 10 next-generation 737s in September 2007 and now has a total of 17 next-generation 737s on order. Arik Air currently operates six 737-700s.

2008-07-15 09:01:00

FARNBOROUGH, United Kingdom, July 15 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Boeing and Arik Air today announced an order for an additional seven Next-Generation 737s at the Farnborough Airshow. The airline ordered 10 Next-Generation 737s in September 2007 and now has a total of 17 Next-Generation 737s on order.

Word of the Day
  • To befool; deceive; balk; jilt.
  • An illusion; a trick; a cheat.
The word 'begunk' may come from a nasalised variant of Scots begeck ("to deceive, disappoint"), equivalent to be- +‎ geck.