GHANA REJECTS BRITISH AIRWAYS DECISION TO SWITCH LONDON-ACCRA-LONDON ROUTE
The Ghana government has rejected the decision by British Airways to switch London-Accra-London route from heathrow to the Gatwick Airport. In a memo from the Aviation Ministry, it said the airline has already made its decision known without much explanation.
According to the Aviation Ministry, British Airways went ahead with this more without any consultations with the government of Ghana. At the said meeting, the BA Team promised to provide further information and data analysis to support it reason for the changes of its services from London - Heathrow - Airport to London - Gatwick - Airport and to enable the government of Ghana to take final position on the matter. The BA team is yet to provide any information as promised. Excerpts of the statement revealed.
To this end, the aviation ministry has begun discussions with British Airways to rescind its decision, calling on the airline to “respect the position of the government of Ghana and uphold to the mutual interest of both countries”