Berniq Airways was established in February 2019. Berniq Airways is a private airline based at Benghazi Benina International Airport, in Benghazi, Libya. The carrier's main shareholder is Libya's Bank of Commerce and Development. The airline launched in 2021 with a weekly Benghazi to Tripoli service. The airline also hopes to extend its route network in the near future to include flights to destinations including Alexandria, Amman, Istanbul and Tunis.
Berniq Airways operates flights using its fleet of A320 aircraft.
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Berniq Airways currently only operates a single domestic route, between the cities of Benghazi and Tripoli.
In the future, the airline has plans to extend this route network to include a number of international destinations, including: Alexandria, in Egypt; Amman, in Jordan, Istanbul in Turkey, and Tunis, in Tunisia.
Carry-on baggage allowance will be confirmed during the booking process.
Prohibited items must be stored in checked baggage, including any fluid exceeding 100ml.
Each passenger is entitled to 40 Kgs of complimentary checked baggage allowance.
Online check-in is not currently available for this airline.
Passengers are advised to arrive as early as possible in order to complete airport check-in, no later than 2 hours prior to scheduled departure.
The A320 is a poplar aircraft, used by airlines around the world. The aircraft is fully equipped, with W/C facilities. Drinks and snacks are available (onboard charges apply).
Seats are configured in a 2-2 formation. Seating upgrades to seats with additional legroom may be available. There is plenty of storage space in the overhead compartments, or under the seats.
The airline does not currently offer a frequent flyer program.
The airline is not currently part of an airline alliance program.
The following airlines also operate domestic flights from Benina International Airport: Afriqiyah Airways, Buraq Air.
The following airlines operate international flights from Benina International Airport: Cham Wings,Libyan Airlines,Tunisair. However, Mitiga International Airport is the largest airport in Libya. The following international airlines operate flights to Tripoli:
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Benina International Airport (IATA: BEN) primary airport serving Benghazi, in Libya. It is the second largest airport in Libya, after Mitiga International Airport (formally Tripoli International Airport). The airport serves as a secondary hub to Buraq Air and Libyan Airlines, the flag carrier of the country.
Berniq Airways operates flights using its fleet of A320 aircraft. The A320 usually seats 140 to 170 passengers, in a 2-2 configuration.