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ART tasks government to better manage, invest BASA

Charges airlines to establish shared MRO to drop maintenance cost INDUSTRY think tank group Aviation Round Table (ART) has charged government to better manage funds accrued from the nation’s Air Services Agreements and invest them critical safety infrastructure. This is just as the group, as part of efforts to create …

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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 …

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Dana Air joins IATA registry, assures of professionalism

DANA AIR has assured of its continuous safety and operational efficiency and a commitment to raising the standards of air travel with its admission into the registry of the International Air Transport Association (IATA) The airline through its Accountable Manager of Dana Air, Mr Obi Mbanuzuo also assured its teeming …

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ICAO designates Air Peace IWAF’s official carrier

THE International Civil Aviation Organisation (ICAO) has named Nigeria’s leading airline, Air Peace as the official airline of its World Aviation Forum holding in Abuja from November 20 to 22. Second Vice-President of the Council of ICAO, Captain Musa Nuhu confirmed the status of the carrier in a message to …

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Unions meet ICRC over airport concession present strong case

AT the behest of top management of the Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria (FAAN), aviation unions have met with the representatives of the Infrastructure Concession Regulatory Commission (ICRC) to continue engagements over the proposed concession of four international airports. The unions, top FAAN management and the ICRC met as a …

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NAMA to implement harmonisation of staff salaries

NIGERIAN Airspace Management Agency (NAMA) has put in place a mechanism to look into the lingering issue of harmonizing the salaries and allowances of staff under its payroll with those of their colleagues in other agencies in the aviation sector. The Managing Director, Capt. Fola Akinkuotu who revealed this in …

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Ex Nigeria Airways workers accuse Finance Ministry of delayed payment

EX-WORKERS of the Nigeria Airways Limited(NAL)that have again expressed their dissatisfaction at the delay in the approved payment of N45b  severance benefits  by the Federal Executive Council and have accused the Ministry of Finance of delaying the payment. Dr. Steve Mahonwu, Engineers Sheri Kyari were among the voices of the …

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Airlines, passengers advised on hazardous weather as NCAA calls for adherence

NIGERIAN Civil Aviation Authority (NCAA) has issued a weather alert to all airline operators indicating hazards associated with Harmattan dust haze in flight operations at this period of the year. This alert is important as Harmattan is known to pose an obvious threat to aircraft particularly in areas of challenging …

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Emirates Group record half year improved revenue of US$13.5billion

  THE Emirates Group has announced its half-year results for 2017-18. The Group saw steady revenue growth and a rebound on profitability compared to the same period last year, in spite of the continuing downward pressure on margins, a rise in oil prices, and other challenges for the airline and …

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Abuja Airport certified by NCAA, becomes second in two months

Kano, P/H and Enugu to follow IT was celebration galore this morning as the Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority (NCAA) handed over certification documents of the NNAMDI Azikiwe International Airport (NAIA) approximately two months after certifying the Murtala Muhammed International Airport (MMIA). This is just as the regulatory body has revealed …

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