The company, which is operated by SKA-South Africa, will run two cargo planes and one passenger jet on the route. The price of a ticket from Wau to Juba will start from 600 South Sudanese Pounds (around US $150).
Western Bahr el Ghazal state (WBGS) governor Rizik Zackaria Hassan, speaking during the launch in Wau, described the event as a first step towards realizing his call for the transfer of the nation’s capital to the WBGS capital. He added that he hoped and that the state would gain momentum in improving its economy as a result of improved air links.
Golden Wings MD Mr. Olau urged the people of South Sudan to cooperate with the company in helping to improve air transport in the country.
The new airline is being operated by SKA south Africa.