Airlines

22NdAnnual Seminar: Med-View, Air Peace Arik, SAA, Others Partner LAAC

    As the 22nd annual seminar and gala night of the League of Airport and Aviation Correspondents (LAAC) draws nearer, more airlines, agencies and organisations have given support to the association to ensure a successful outing. As at the last count, no fewer than seven airlines, both local and international have supported the league […]

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Naming Of National Carrier: FG Calls For Entries From Nigerian Youths, Students

    As part of the ongoing process to establish a national carrier for Nigeria, the Federal Government has requested for contributions especially from the nation’s youths and students to ‘Name Your Airline’ by suggesting appropriate names for the proposed national airline. This request is coming on the heels of the uncertainties surrounding establishment of […]


Etihad Airways Passes Biennal IATA Audit

    Etihad Airways, the national airline of the UAE, has once again successfully passed the biennial IATA Operational Safety Audit (IOSA). The airline made this known in a statement issued today . The Abu Dhabi-based airline said that it met all required standards with the highest possible result of zero findings and zero observations […]


Qatar Airways Celebrates Official Kickoff Of The 2018 World Cup In Russia

  As the Official Partner and Official Airline of FIFA, Qatar Airways is celebrating the kickoff of the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia by bringing football fans from around the world to Russia to watch one of the most highly-anticipated events on the global sports calendar. To celebrate the start of the tournament, the award-winning […]


Ethiopian Airlines Begins Flights To Barcelona July 1

  …As Route Becomes 13Th Destination In Europe Ethiopian Airlines, the largest Aviation Group in Africa and SKYTRAX certified Four Star Global Airline, has concluded arrangements to launch new flight services to Barcelona, Spain beginning from July 1, 2018. According to the airline it will deploy the ultra-modern B787– 800 Dreamliner on the route. Barcelona, […]


Dana Air Enters IATA’s Ground Operations Manual Registry

    Dana Air has been announced as the latest African airline to be listed on the International Air Transport Association (IATA) Ground Operations Manual (IGOM) registry. The International Grounds Operations Manual (IGOM) registry is for companies and airlines, who have demonstrated full compliance with internationally recognised standards for ground handling processes. The IATA Ground […]


Ethiopian Airlines Takes Delivery Of 100Th Aircraft

  Ethiopian Airlines has taken delivery of its 100th aircraft; Boeing 787 Dreamliner on June 6, 2018, thereby leading the way in fleet expansion and modernization in Africa. The airline said that as part of its Corporate Social Responsibility (CRS) commitments, the new aircraft ferried medical equipment from the Seattle-based NGO, Direct Relief, to St […]


Arik Air Unveils New Mobile App To Enhance Customers Experience

  Arik Air has introduced a new mobile booking app to further boost customer experience. According to the airline, the new mobile app makes booking, boarding, accessing products and services by Arik Air easy and convenient. The airline stated that the app which had been personalised to the customer, gives passengers instant access to the […]


Etihad Airways Paris Flights To Go All –Airbus A380

  Etihad Airway has stated that it would operate the Airbus A380 on its second daily service linking Abu Dhabi and Paris Charles de Gaulle effect from October 1, 2018 This, the airline further stated would transform the airline’s operation between the UAE and French capitals into a year-round all-A380 service, joining London Heathrow as […]


Delta, Los Angeles World Airports Begins Construction Of $1.86B Delta Sky Way At LAX

  Delta Air Lines and Los Angeles World Airports (LAWA) have formally kicked off the Delta Sky Way at LAX project — Delta’s $1.86 billion plan to modernise, upgrade and connect Terminals 2, 3, and the Tom Bradley International Terminal (Terminal B). According to the airline construction is expected to begin this fall. The project […]