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World Air Traffic Controllers’ Day: NATCA harp on opportunities despite COVID-19

PRESIDENT Nigeria Air TrafficControllers Association (NATCA), Abayomi Agoro has expressed optimism for passenger growth despite air traffic volumes hitting an all-time low because of the COVID- 19 pandemic. Agoro made this known in a statement today to commemorate World Air Traffic Controllers’ Day tagged Rising above our Challenges, using the day as an avenue to mourn lost colleagues and members …

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Again Dana Air shows commitment, partners 26th Nigerian Economic Summit

    DANA Air will be supporting the 26thNigerian Economic Summit (NES#26) scheduled to hold from the 26th to 27th of October 2020, at Transcorp Hilton Abuja and the Lagos Office of the Nigerian Economic Summit Group.​ ​ Themed: ”Building Partnerships for Resilience,” the 26thNigerian Economic Summit, which is jointly organised by the Federal Ministry of Finance, Budget and National …

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Sirika visits Caverton Helicopter simulator facility

THE Hon. Minister of Aviation, Sen. Hadi Sirika has paid a working visit to Lagos. Sen. Sirika carried out a facility tour of Caverton Helicopters limited where he inspected their Maintenance, Repair and Overhaul facility (MRO), as well as the Flight Simulator Training Facility which are both under construction. Caverton MRO and Helicopter Simulator Training center is the only such …

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NAHCO signs new contracts with Qatar, Azman, supports government’s export drive

NIGERIAN Aviation Handling Company Plc, (NAHCO), has been contracted to handle Qatar Airways, for another five year just as it has signed a new contract with Azman Air to handle its international route, in addition to the previously held for the airline’s domestic operations. NAHCO’s Group Executive Director, Business Development and Commercial, Prince Saheed Lasisi, while announcing the retention of …

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NCAT commences phased resumption with strict safety precautions from October 12

THE Nigerian College of Aviation Technology (NCAT), has obtained the approval of the Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority (NCAA) and National Board of Technical Education (NBTE) for resumption of training activities post COVID-19 lock down and will resume phased training from October 12, 2020. The College will commence phased resumption of training activities with enhanced safety and training measures in line …

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NIS Airport command decorates 89 promoted officers, harps on elevated responsibility

EIGHTY-nine (89) of the eight thousand nine hundred and ninety-nine (8,999) men promoted to senior officers by the Nigerian Immigration Service (NIS) were decorated earlier and advised to be responsible and diligent. In a brief ceremony, the Comptroller  Abdulahi Usman said it was a privilege to be promoting such extra ordinary officers some of whom he trained as cadets admonishing …

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Green Africa, FCMB enter strategic alliance to boost air travel, human capital development

GREEN AFRICA has entered a strategic partnership with First City Monument Bank (FCMB) which will see revenue collected from all Green Africa customer sales transactions exclusively domiciled at Green Africa’s operating account with FCMB. This is just as the partnership will see both organisations develop a proprietary educational loan product for a proactive human capital development platform to train pilots, …

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