Ghana makes history as it unveils its first all-female flight. This milestone achievement was recorded on Saturday, February 20, 2021, through the domestic Passion Air.
On the said day, flight, OP 178; with an all-female flight deck and cabin crew in operation, took off from Accra to Tamale.
Following the safe arrival of the flight, Ghanaian Blogger, MacJordanN took to Twitter to voice his enormous satisfaction, “#WomenInAviation: @flypassionair had an all-female crew both pilot and co-pilot on their flight to Accra to Tamale. This is a very commendable and laudable feat by the airline. We need to see more of this happening.”
Captain Eva Gichuru, the captain of this historic flight, said: “This flight indicates that, whatever men can do, women can do and even better when given equal opportunities.”
The Captain later revealed that later on Saturday, that same crew had operated the last flight to Kumasi in the Ashanti region at 18:44.
Other members of the historic crew that aided trips of PassionAir’s Bombardier Dash 8 Q400 were; First officer Shelia Njonjo, Lead cabin crew Judith Amoasi and Cabin crew Judith Boachie.
The long-established crew members who helped PassionAir’s Bombardier Dash 8 Q400 travel were; first officer Shelia Njonjo, lead cabin crew member Judith Amoasi and cabin crew member Judith Boachie.