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NCAA under a Captain’s watch

The strong but reassuring leadership of Capt. Musa Nuhu keeps Nigeria’s civil aviation on course with the just concluded 7th African Indian Ocean (AFI) Regional Meeting in Abuja. By Sam Adurogboye  “In a gentle way, you can shake the world” –  Mahatma Gandhi. PERMIT me to start this conversation with a reference to the statement credited to Mahatma Gandhi, one …

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NCAA rues COVID-19 impact; joins global industry to chart course on ‘Mega-trends’

THE outbreak of the COVID-19 pandemic has exposed vulnerabilities in Nigeria and the global aviation industry which may affect growth monumentally if the needed adaptations including, use of technology and being future-wise are not rapidly embraced. Director-General of the Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority (NCAA), Capt. Musa Nuhu who hosted a one-day workshop organised in conjunction with the Aviation Strategies International …

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Captain Mshelia commends NCAA for apprehending illegal charter operator; calls for stricter sanctions

CHAIRMAN, West Link Airlines Capt. Ibrahim Mshelia has commended actions taken by the Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority (NCAA) against a private jet operator who allegedly uses his aircraft for hire and reward, violating the regulations and thereby denying the government and the agency the required revenues and taxes This is however as he said the sanction which consists 60 days …

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NCAA says plans underway to de-clutter regulations to boost General Aviation

Somebody flying corporate 12 people you are asking me for the same requirement as somebody flying a triple seven (777) to Dubai it doesn’t make sense, so when we unbundle those regulations it opens up the industry and what that does, all those excess pilots and excess engineers that don’t have jobs they will be absorbed, they will get experience and move on to the bigger airline industry and then those people.

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Azman Air: NCAA in business to ensure safety; not ruining airlines-Captain Nuhu

Understand, if NCAA is somehow  perceived as a corrupt organization, it means all the operators, all the  aviation businesses will find it difficult to charter aircraft and it makes the whole business much more difficult for us that is why we had to come out and tell the world, this is not a vendetta: A, B, C, D happened and if you evidence  together you can see the accident chain is forming and then somebody has to take an axe and break that chain and that is exactly what we do.

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Why prospective airline investors spend more time obtaining AOCs

“It’s a good thing to desire to come onboard. I’m only explaining to you because in the past we have had cases where one or two intending operators come out to say NCAA is delaying for tribal and sentimental reasons. It is not so, this process is a black and white thing, what you need to do in one phase to go to second, second to third, you fulfill it and the team that are in charge work as a team, it is not by the director general at any particular time. It’s a team of engineers, airworthiness inspectors, medical it’s a team and nobody can influence the other."

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Aviation Public Hearing: The good, bad and the intriguing

TO say the three day public hearing on the amendment of six (6) executive bills of aviation agencies hosted by the Senate Committee on Aviation is anything short of interesting would be the understatement of all time. Views and counter views with divergent ideas filled the air as law makers, the regulator, investors and stakeholders gathered to amend  Acts establishing …

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Aeropolitics: NCAA urges Nigerian airlines to carry regulator, embassies along for protection against exploitation

DIRECTOR General of the Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority ( NCAA) Captain Musa Nuhu has advised airlines plying regional and international routes to always carry the regulatory authority along in their expansions so as avoid being exploited. Recall that of late one of Nigeria’s major carriers have complained about exploitative treatment in some West Coast destinations stating that government has not …

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COVID-19: NCAA declares 90% revenue decline as it fears for airline’s survival

Experts rub minds on way forward for travel post COVID-19 EXPERTS have come together to express ideas on how to move the aviation industry forward post COVID-19 following very bleak forecasts for the industry since the pandemic hit and have said the focus should now be on rebuilding travellers’ confidence after the COVID-19 crisis. This is just as  Nigeria’s aviation …

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Senate confirms Captain Nuhu as Director General, NCAA

NIGERIAN Senate, on Tuesday, confirmed the nomination of Captain Musa Shuaibu Nuhu for appointment as the Director General of the Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority (NCAA). President Muhammadu Buhari had, on October 23rd 2019 , forwarded the nominee’s name to the upper legislative chamber for confirmation. The confirmation followed the consideration of the report of the Senate Committee on Aviation, which …

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