Arik Air, West and Central Africa’s largest commercial carrier, haslaunched a frequent flyer programme, aligning its offering with the
industry’s foremost airlines in the process. Arik Affinity Wings is packed
full of benefits designed to reward guests for their loyalty by giving
them the opportunity to earn miles on domestic, regional and long-haul
Customers can join the programme by logging on to Affinitywings.com and
completing an online enrolment form where they will receive 1000 bonus
Affinity Miles along with a personal Affinity Wings membership number.
Once redeemed, miles can be used to fly to any destination on Arik Air’s
roster, upgrade tickets and make payments for excess baggage.
Furthermore, Affinity Wings membership is free and members will
automatically be entitled to exclusive benefits, such as extra baggage
allowance, access to Arik Air’s business lounges and priority check-in at
Members will begin at Affinity Wings Pearl membership level, automatically
moving to Bronze, Silver and Gold as they clock up Affinity points and
enjoy increasing benefits.
The Arik Affinity Wings programme is part of a raft of changes being
rolled out to enhance the airline’s customer experience and to cement Arik
Air’s position as the market leader in Nigerian and West African Aviation.
Dr Michael Arumemi-Ikhide, Arik Air’s Global Chief Executive Officer,
“Arik Air has been the success story of Nigerian commercial aviation and
we are delighted to be able to rewards the loyalty of our customers by
offering a frequent flyer program. Affinity Wings is just one in a long
line of upgrades to our customer offering and we plan on announcing a
number of additional benefits to the program over the coming months.
“As the number one airline in Nigeria we have an obligation to ensure we
constantly strive to enhance the service we offer travelers who fly with
us. As a consequence this programme serves as an important vehicle via
which we should seek to appreciate and reward our valued guest for their
continued loyalty and affinity with Arik Air