Home / Aviation News / Aeronautic engineers charge govt to replenish ageing workforce
Engineer Bola Bido

Aeronautic engineers charge govt to replenish ageing workforce

Government at various levels across the country have been charged to tackle the challenge of ageing workforce in the aviation sub sector as this has become a cause of worry to engineers under the aegis of Nigerian Society of Engineers, Aeronautical Division

This is just as the body has put out a call to their members to sustain critical safety infrastructure with scarce resources due to the current economic decline and charged their professional colleagues to be ingenious and tap into their wealth of experience as well as dexterity to move the sector forward.

President of the Nigerian Society of Engineers, Aeronautical Division, Engr Bola Bido who made these known said it became necessary as a result of the current situation with workforce as well as the dwindling economic activities in the country.

Engr. Bido who decried the high rate of ageing workforce in the aviation sector said it remained a source of worry to the association and stakeholders and appealed to various state government across the country to embark on the training of Aeronautical engineers in aviation colleges to replace the old ones.

Bido challenged engineers in the aviation sector not to rest on their oars as there was a great task of transforming the sector through ingenuity adding that the era of analogue was over as every sector has been digitalized

He reiterated his call on the need to imbibe maintenance culture as a norm adding that lack of maintenance culture has been attributed as reason responsible for the fold-up of some companies in the country.

Bido urged engineers to continue to play leading roles in all agencies in the aviation sector as the industry was being driven by technology manned by engineers.

He cautioned that no technical issues should be allowed to affect safety in any form notwithstanding the challenges in the system.

About anthony omoh

mm

I am a Journalist with a passion for developmental stories and nigerianflightdeck.com was born out of passion for reporting the travel, business and aviation sub-sector. This site is an expression of my ideals and creativity as a reporter and my discretion as a publisher. I am extremely content doing this and I am sure when you read my stories you’d understand that I touch people and that’s why

Check Also

NAMA boss canvasses harmonisation of African safety systems

MANAGING Director of the Nigerian Airspace Management Agency (NAMA) Capt. Fola Akinkuotu has charged Air …

ART tasks government to better manage, invest BASA

Charges airlines to establish shared MRO to drop maintenance cost INDUSTRY think tank group Aviation …

Dana Air @9 looks ahead, reels out expansion plans despite industry challenges

DANA AIR recently celebrated its 9th Anniversary and that was crowned among all its activities …

Turkish Airlines announces USD 956 million profit in 2017 Q3 financial results

 TURKISH AIRLINES posted record net profit of all 3rd quarters in company history with USD …

Dana Air joins IATA registry, assures of professionalism

DANA AIR has assured of its continuous safety and operational efficiency and a commitment to …

Leave a Reply

%d bloggers like this:
Skip to toolbar