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Tag Archives: Nigerian Airlines

Nigerian airlines jack fares up as average economy ticket sells over ₦50,000; passengers groan.

DOMESTIC airlines in Nigeria have jacked up air fares over an100% as prices of economy class tickets now range from ₦50,000 and above stressing the Jet A1 cost and availability, access to forex and other sundry reasons why the price shot. Tickets that hitherto sold from ₦27000-₦29000 above have almost doubled as the domestic airlines seemingly rose from a parley …

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Transport specialist lists problems, some solutions to airline mortality in Nigeria

AIR Transport Specialist and managing director Avialog Company Limited, Mr. Richard Aisuebeogun has said that the high mortality rate of airlines in Nigeria are due to a variation of factors including unstable forex, jet fuel, spare parts, insurance, mismanagement and corruption among others. He also proffered some solutions to some of these challenges ranging from infrastructure upgrade to implementation of …

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Aviation crisis: Next 72 hours crucial in saving sector from collapse- Akpan

LEAD Consultant, ETIMFRI Group, Amos Akpan, has said  the next 72 hours is very crucial in saving the sector from utter collapse by solving some of the challenges that have reared their heads in the aviation sub-sector including the gale of sacks and looming strikes in two weeks time by pilots and engineers. This is just as he said that …

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Accumulated N5b debts: NAMA mulls service withdrawal to debtor airlines/aerodromes

FOLLOWING debts accrued by airlines as well as private and state owned airports running to over N5billion as at last count, Nigerian Airspace Management Agency (NAMA) is set to suspend services to users of their Navigational facilities in an effort to get them to defray said outstanding debt. The airspace managers issued a 30-day final demand notice to debtor airlines …

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