The West African nation of Liberia has launched a new national carrier “Lone Star Air”, which is to begin flight operations soon.
Lone Star Air, was derived 30 years after the former national carrier became defunct.
Liberia’s President, George Weah, while inaugurating the national carrier on Friday, October 30, said that it would connect the country to the region and globally.
“It is my dream, my hope and my ambition that we will very soon see Lone Star Air, the wings of Liberia, flying our flag in international skies, shining so brightly, “ he said.
The airline initially plans to operate between Monrovia and regional hubs such as Lagos in Nigeria, and Abidjan in Ivory Coast.