PassionAir has announced that it successfully operated its first ever all-female crewed flight on Saturday, 20 February 2021.
A statement issued by the Ghanaians airline said “the flight, OP 178 from Accra to Tamale, was entirely “womanned” by women from the flight deck to the cabin.”
The pilot-in-command of the flight, Captain Eva Gichuru said “This flight indicates that, whatever men can do, women can do and even better when given equal opportunities.”
PassionAir said it “hopes this historic moment for them empowers and inspires women all over the world.”
The second best local airline named the members of the crew as Lead Cabin Crew Judith Amoasi, Captain Eva Gichuru, First Officer Shelia Njonjo and Cabin Crew Judith Boachie.
PassionAir has transported over 213,022 passengers since 2019 after launching operations in 2018.