Sources at the airport linked it to the implementation of the travel ban imposed on countries considered red flags to the new Omicron variant of COVID-19.
“English Airways has dropped trips in and outside Nigeria, as per a report by TheNation.
Departures from Murtala Muhammed International Airport (MMIA) Lagos to London Heathrow in the United Kingdom were dropped on Sunday with the carrier refering to functional reasons.
The carrier additionally didn’t work its inbound departure from London into Lagos.
Sources at the air terminal connected it to the execution of the movement boycott forced on nations considered warnings to the new Omicron variation of COVID-19.
Numerous travelers who turned up at the air terminal for registration methods were frustrated with counters for British Airways inadequate.
A few laborers who were at the counters informed the upset travelers that the trip into the United Kingdom was rescheduled for early long periods of Monday.
A few travelers, who looked for explanations for the unexpected touch of occasions, were given flyers endorsed by the Customer Service Duty Manager of the British Airways Nwanorue Alexander.
It peruses: “We might want to advise you regarding a change to the takeoff season of your flight BA 074 on December 5, 2021 to London Heathrow.000000
“We have needed to make this change in accordance with our timetable because of functional reasons. Your flight will currently withdraw Lagos following day.
“We are upset for the change to your itinerary items, kindly be have confidence that we will do all that we can to help. Assuming you want extra assistance kindly address a colleague Lagos Airport.”
A movement source at the air terminal credited the error in movement to the new principles set by the United Kingdom government for conceding travelers into the country.
Scores at travelers at the air terminal communicated dismay over the turn of events, saying the abruptness would drive them to audit their itinerary items.
In any case, exercises at the Lagos Airport were typical for outbound travelers on Turkish Airlines, African World Airlines, Air France, Qatar Airways, Delta Airlines and United Airlines, which handled travelers for flight to their nations.
There were long lines for travelers at the air terminal