Airlines

Air Peace Evacuates 301 Chinese Citizens From Nigeria To China

  Nigeria’s leading airline Air Peace has evacuated 301 Chinese citizens to China through the international wing of the Murtala Muhammed International Airport (MMIA) Lagos. They were evacuated on Thursday night at about 10. 05 pm Nigeria time. The evacuation was done with its Boeing 777-300 with registration 5N-BWI with 301 passengers and 24 crew […]

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Ethiopian Airlines Was Not Contracted To Evacuate Nigerians From Canada—GM, Firihewot

  …Says Carrier Evacuated 187 Canadian Passport Holders From Nigeria On May 21 Africa leading airlines; Ethiopian Airlines said it has not been contracted to Evacuate Nigerians from Canada contrary to insinuations in some quarters that the airline had since been given approval for the evacuation. This was made known by in a statement signed […]


COVID-19: Air Peace To Downsize, Reduce Flights From 100 To 42

  The Managing Director, of Air Peace Allen Onyema has stated that the airline would downsize its operations on resumption of flights in the country. This is just as he also informed the airline would reduce flights from 100 to 42 flights and stop in-flight service on domestic route. He disclosed this while speaking at […]


COVID-19: Arik Air Donates Palliative Items To Lagos Communities To Cushion Lockdown

  Arik Air has donated palliative items to some communities in Lagos State to cushion the effect of the lockdown occasioned by the COVID-19 pandemic. The items donated were mainly food items such as rice and beans. The areas where the palliative were donated includes: Ewu-Tuntun/Mafoluku community around the Murtala Muhammed Airport and Arigbanla community […]


Medview Airline MD Appeals To FG For Urgent Intervention For Airlines

  …Asks Government To Encouraged Private MRO Such As Aero’s The Managing Director, Med-View Airline, Alhaji Muneer Bankole, has appealed to the Federal Government to provide early its intervention plans for airlines in the country to sustain the safety already achieved in the industry in the past few years. This is just as he advised […]


FG Impounds Flair Aviation Aircraft For Operating Commercial Flights Into Nigeria

  The Federal Government through the Ministry of Aviation has impounded an aircraft operated by Flair Aviation; a United Kingdom based Aviation Company for operating a commercial flight contrary to the humanitarian operations it was approved to operate into Nigeria. Aviation Minister, Senator Hadi Sirika, who made this known on his official twitter handle, said […]


How Canada High Commission Differed Air Peace Flight Right To Evacuate  Stranded Nigerians 

 There are indications that the Canada High Commission is allegedly responsible for the hiccups in the evacuation of Nigerians from the North American country by deferring Air Peace flight right and positioning Ethiopia Airlines to operate the airlift at a higher fare. Recalled that the Federal Government had last week designated Air Peace to operate […]


A4E, AIRE, IATA Decry European Commission Recommendations On Use Of Travel Vouchers

     Airlines for Europe (A4E), Airlines International Representation in Europe (AIRE), European Regions Airline Association (ERA) and the International Air Transport Association (IATA), representing the collective interests of European airlines, today decried unclear and non-binding guidelines from the European Commission on airlines’ use of refundable travel vouchers as an alternative to immediate cash refunds […]


SAHCO Wins Contract To Handle British Airways

  …Signs Warehousing Contract To Handle Air France in Abuja The Skyway Aviation Handling Company (SAHCO) PLC , a subsidiary of SIFAX Group has  taken over the ground handling services of British Airways. By this development, SAHCO PLC will be providing passenger and ramp handling services to British Airways at the Nnamdi Azikiwe Airport (NAA) […]


253 Nigerians Evacuated From UK Arrives Lagos Airport

  …As 258 British Nationals Departs No fewer than 253 Nigerians from the United Kingdom arrived the international wing of the Murtala Muhammed Airport (MMA), Lagos on board British Airways aircraft. The 253 Nigerians arrived on a BA Boeing 747 with flight BA9155 and registration No G-CIVO at 1.45pm and parked at E55. The Nigerians […]