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Flight resumption: FG orders airlines to fly 50-70% capacity as domestic ops resumes  June 21

All passengers' luggage to be disinfected before entry into the departure hall and they are required to wash their hands before proceeding into the halls while sanitizers would be provided for their use before entrance, at the waiting halls and pre-boarding. Foot wears will be disinfected, sanitized  by foot mats place at all entrances of the terminal buildings and passengers would observe physical distancing rule while sitting in the halls. The seats would be clearly marked for usage and non -usage.

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Onyema canvasses workforce-specific intervention as NCAA tinkers reopening domestic operations with 5 airports first

the world is on break, nothing is happening… authorities have reeled out things and these things come with a huge cost. How will airlines manage that and pay about thirty-seven 37 charges. The airlines are going to bear the brunt of all this. I do not want free money that I cannot account for. This is not an opportunity to ask for money to buy new plane. In fact this intervention should be for the work force. I have over 3, 000 staff at Air Peace, these people’s livelihood are endangered and you must do everything possible to keep jobs in the country.

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ET denies contract to evacuate Nigerians from Canada, evacuates 187 Canadians from Lagos

ETHIOPIAN Airlines has said that it has not yet been contracted to evacuate Nigerians from Canada explaining that that is the responsibility of the Nigerian Government and its agencies to choose partners for such evacuation. Read also: Rep Nnaji describes as unacceptable planned use of Ethiopian Airline for Canadian evacuation …

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ART expresses displeasure at botched Air Peace evacuation of stranded Nigerians from Canada

INDUSTRY think-tank group, Aviation Safety Roundtable Initiative (ART) has registered its displeasure at the botched Air Peace Airline evacuation flight for stranded Nigerians in Canada due to the prevalent global lockdown caused by the Corona Virus (COVID -19) pandemic. The group said it rejected the tenuous safety concerns put up …

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Canadian Government refuses Air Peace right to airlift stranded Nigerians

MINISTRY of Foreign Affairs, through the Nigerian High Commission, Ottawa says that the Canadian government has with finality refused Nigerian carrier, Air Peace Limited the right to evacuate Nigerian citizens yearning to return home from that country. In what can be described as a twist in the drama, the High …

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Canada Evacuation: Nigerians laud FG’s insistence on using indigenous carrier

FOLLOWING the revelation that the Canadian High Commission was stalling Nigeria’s evacuation of its citizens with an indigenous carrier, the nation’s insistence on sticking to Air Peace has been commended by many as an act of true nationalism The federal government designated the Nigerian airline to airlift the evacuees but …

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Canada frustrating Air Peace’s evacuation flight, positions Ethiopian Airlines for flight

NIGERIANFLIGHTDECK has learnt that the Canadian High Commission has hatched a plan to defer Air Peace flight right and positioning Ethiopia Airlines to operate the evacuation of Nigerians from the North American country at a higher fare. Air Peace was designated by Federal Government last week to conduct the evacuation …

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House of Reps directs aviation committee to probe use of foreign airlines for evacuation

Minister of Foreign Affairs explains row with Canada over Air Peace evacuation HOUSE of Representatives has mandated its committee on Aviation to urgently investigate why the Presidential Task Force (PTF) on COVID 19, Ministry of Aviation and Ministry of Foreign Affairs engaged services of foreign airlines over and above indigenous …

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COVID-19: FG to use Nigerian airlines for evacuation, says repatriation to be staggered

NIGERIA’S Minister of Foreign Affairs, Mr. Geoffrey Onyeama has said that henceforth, subsequent evacuations of Nigerian nationals will be carried out by indigenous airlines stating that some flights are already scheduled with Nigerian airlines. This is just as he announced that government will be staggering subsequent repatriations into the country …

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COVID-19: FG extends ban to all foreign, domestic flights for extra four weeks

We are talking to our airlines on repatriation of 4000 Nigerians abroad- Onyeama SECRETARY to the Government of the Federation, Mr. Boss Mustapha has announced the extension of ban on all flights into the country as well as domestic flights for an extra four weeks thereby extending the ban to …

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