Three carousels, conveyor belts added to MMIA
The Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria on Monday commissioned three ultra-modern carousels and conveyor belts at the D-Arrivals of the Murtala Muhammed International Airport, Lagos.
The commissioning, according to FAAN, will reduce delays and fast track departure formalities of arriving passengers.
It said the facility is one of many projects embarked by the Federal Government to facilitate passengers’ facilitation at the airports to keep pace with the growing traffic, which has been on the increase since the commencement of the remodeling project, and the immense growth of the country as the fastest growing economy in Africa.
The statement by Henrietta Yakubu, added: “The timing of this world class facility is in consonance with the Authority’s readiness to thrill her esteem airport users with a fascinating travel experience especially with the approaching festive season usually associated with increased inbound passengers and luggage.
“The Authority assures all airport users of improved quality services in line with global best practices as we are not unmindful of the need to provide world class facilities inspite of the economic challenges facing the country.”
The carousels were commissioned by Engr. Ephraim Nwodo, the General Manager, Mechanical, on behalf of the Authority.