A Kumasi bound Passion Air flight reportedly did an diverted landing at the Côte d’Ivoire airport. The incident happened on Saturday, April 17, 2021.

The management explained that the pilots took that decision because of the bad weather condition.

The management of Passion Air, in a statement said the diversion was necessary in order to ensure the safety of passengers, crew and equipment aboard the flight.

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The Passion Air flight OP152 departed from Accra at 17:45 heading to Kumasi but could not land at the destination airport on Saturday, April 17, 2021.

The management further explained that the pilots took that decision because of the bad weather condition.

Press Release from Passion Air

In a report filed by Citi News, the company clarified that the deteriorating weather conditions compelled the flight crew to head to the “planned alternate airport” – Félix Houphouët Boigny International Airport in Côte d’Ivoire (Abidjan) for a safe landing.

It, however, sincerely apologized to its customers for the inconvenience caused.

“All PassionAir flights operate with the highest safety standards, conforming with strict, laid down GCAA regulations. We sincerely apologize for any inconvenience caused”, the statement further added.

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