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LAAC Seminar, Awards hold Thursday

ALL is set for the 22nd Annual Seminar & Awards of the League of Airport and Aviation Correspondents (LAAC) scheduled to hold this Thursday, July 19, 2018 at Sheraton Hotels and Suites, Lagos. Sen. Hadi Sirika, the Minister of State for Aviation, would be the Special Guest of Honour at the event while Chief Executive Officers of aviation agencies in …

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IWAF: Participants resolve to implement action plan for infrastructure development

STATES, Captains of industries, Delegates and various stakeholders gathered in Abuja, Nigeria to deliberate on the infrastructural challenges facing countries at the Third ICAO World Aviation Forum; the first to be held outside the Quebec or Montreal, Canada and discussants were keen to find lasting solutions to the infrastructure deficit especially with predicted growth so as to keep balance of …

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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 with its admission into the International Air Transport Association (IATA) registry, a feat the airline believes will entrench professionalism and character. Although the aviation industry is fraught with challenges, there is cautious optimism that things will improve and the airline shares that optimism as it …

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FAAN Unity Cup final: DHR beat Dunoma FC 2-1

TWO early goals in quick succession in the first half and a late consolatory goal in the second half rounded off the three goal thriller final of the Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria (FAAN) Inter-Directorate Unity Cup Final clinched by the Directorate of Human Resources (DHR) yesterday. The final between former defending champions of the tournament Dunoma FC and the …

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Stop the ethnic-tribal warfare!!!- Former Ghanaian President, Rawlings tells Nigerians

FORMER Ghanaian President, His Excellency Jerry John Rawlings has sounded a loud warning to Nigerians to stop threatening each other on tribal, ethnic, religious grounds, emphasizing that the trend as noticed in recent times is anti-developmental for the country. The former President who made this known yesterday while speaking at 12th Annual Lecture organised by the University of Ibadan Alumni …

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Special Focus: NAMA’s ingenuity, dexterity in completing Kaduna airport navaid upgrade

Managing Director of the Nigerian Airspace Management Agency (NAMA), Captain Fola Akinkuotu and members of his team spent weeks installing facilities at the Kaduna International Airport and finished installation and calibration of these facilities long before the flight. Even Ethiopian Airlines that landed via the navigational aids of NAMA confessed the facilities were top-notch. In this special report NIGERIANFLIGHTDECK examines …

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