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Covid-19: Dana Air to keep middle seats empty upon resumption 

UPON resumption of flight operations Dana Air has announced that it will keep the middle seats on its entire aircraft empty In line with the social distancing guideline on Covid-19. The Accountable Manager of Dana Air, Obi Mbanuzuo, said Dana Air will commence this initiative when flights resume, maintain it for a while and listen to the feedback from the …

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COVID-19: AON says domestic airlines currently losing N360b, calls for urgent govt palliatives

AIRLINE Operators of Nigeria (AON) today urged the Federal Government to consider urgent stimulus grants or palliatives for domestic airlines to cushion its N360billion losses as the Covid-19 pandemic continues to ravage having grounded no fewer than 120 aircraft in the last four weeks. The AON in a statement signed by Chairman, Captain Nogie Meggison also advised the aviation agencies …

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COVID-19: NAHCO donates PPEs, hand sanitizers to LASG to fight pandemic

NIGERIAN Aviation Handling Company (NAHCO) has donated various medical items including 100 pieces of Overall Protective (Personal Protective Equipment) 1,500 pieces of hand sanitisers, 43 packs of masks to the Lagos State Government, which would aid the fight against the ravaging Covid-19 virus pandemic. The company which lamented negative impact of the pandemic on its finances assured that the country …

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COVID-19: Sirika receives medical equipment from United Nations

MINISTER of Aviation, Senator Hadi Sirika yesterday took delivery of various medical equipment donated by the United Nations to aid the Federal government of Nigeria’s efforts at combating the coronavirus scourge in the country. An online statement by Director, Public Affairs of the Ministry of Aviation, James Odaudu said the Minister took the delivery on behalf of the Presidential Task …

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COVID-19: Aligbe canvasses intervention funds for all spectrum of aviation business

CHIEF Executive Officer of Belujane Konzult, Mr. Chris Aligbe is canvassing an intervention fund for the entire gamut of the industry; the aviation agencies, the airlines, the handling companies and other aviation allied support service providers if they are to survive the impact of COVID-19 pandemic. Aligbe who spoke to newsmen advocated allocations to agencies like the Federal Airports Authority …

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Air Peace says 17-member crew to China is in Lagos state quarantine facility

AIR PEACE management has explained that its 17-member crew to and from Beijing, China is  in the quarantine facility provided by the Lagos state government denouncing a report indicating that its flight crew has absconded The airline which completed its flight that airlifted medical supplies and Chinese medical personnel, operated by Boeing B777-200 ER (P4 5-NBVE), which arrived the Nnamdi …

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COVID-19:  Dana Air extends suspension till further notice

DANA AIR has announced to all its customers that its plan to resume two weeks after it suspended operations due to the COVID-19 is not feasible as it has extended its suspension till further notice. With this move, Dana has joined Azman Air to announce its uncertainty to commence operations as the covid-19 is still ravaging the country with more …

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COVID-19:  Azman Air extends suspension of operations  indefinitely

AZMAN Air, one of Nigeria’s domestic carriers has announced that it will no longer resume as announced when it suspended operations upgrading its resumption of operations to indefinite. Azman Air suspended flights on the midnight of the 27th March, 2020 for a period of two weeks to commence operations to 11th April, 2020 however; this may have changed as the …

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