NCAA Extends Airlines AOC Validity, Suspends Issuance Of New Ones

NCAA Extends Airlines AOC Validity, Suspends Issuance Of New Ones …As AON Commends Regulatory Body For Extension The Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority (NCAA), has extended the validity of the Air Operating Certificate ( AOC) for airlines, whose certificates have expired and are waiting renewal. to cushion the effect the challenges posed by the COVID-19,which has […]

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COVID-19: 1739 Foreigners Evacuated From Nigeria So Far—Regional Mgr.–Shin-Aba

  …Says FAAN’s Revenue Profile Has Dropped About 1,739 foreigners have been evacuated from Nigeria through the international wing of the Murtala Muhammed Airport (MMA), Lagos since the evacuation exercise began about 10 days ago. This is just as Delta Air Lines today afternoon evacuated 200 Americans at the airport in continuation of the exercise. […]

COVID-19: Air Peace Delivers FG’s First Batch Of Medical Supplies

  …As Airline Flies To China Monday For Another Batch     The Federal Government yesterday night took delivery of its first batch of medical supplies in the fight against the spread of COVID-19 pandemic and for the treatment of those infected. Air Peace aircraft, Boeing 777 Extended Range with registration number, 5N-BVE landed at […]

COVID-19: Delta Flight Products Partners GCMI To Manufacture Personal Protective Equipment

    Delta Flight Products, the airline’s wholly owned subsidiary, is collaborating with Global Centre for Medical Innovation (GCMI), a non-profit affiliate of the Georgia Institute of Technology, to manufacture face shields to protect hospital workers during the COVID-19 pandemic. Using materials and designs provided by GCMI, Delta Flight Products is leveraging its best-in-class manufacturing […]

IATA Calls For Urgent Government Support, As Middle East, Africa Airlines Revenue Losses Rise To $23B

    The International Air Transport Association (IATA) has strengthened its call for urgent action from governments in Africa and the Middle East to provide financial relief to airlines as the latest IATA scenario for potential revenue loss by carriers in Africa and the Middle East reached US$23 billion (US$19 billion in the Middle East […]

No Pay Directive To Staff: Nnaji Appeals To Max Air To Reconsider Its Position

  The House Committee Chairman on Aviation, Hon. Nnolim Nnaji has appealed to the management of Max Air  Limited to reconsider its  hard line stand on the ‘No Pay Directive’ handed down to its staff as the industry tries to navigate through the COVID-19  period. This is just as he urged other organisations in the […]

COVID-19: United States Chartered Flight Lands At Lagos Airport, Evacuates 35 Americans

      A chartered flight from the United States of America, USA today landed at the international wing of the Murtala Muhammed Airport (MMA), Lagos with 35 persons aboard. The passengers in question on the flight are Americans working with the Nigeria National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC). The chartered flight falls within the “essential flights” […]

COVID-19 : Air Peace Evacuates 274 Israelis To Tell-Aviv

    Nigeria’s biggest carrier, Air Peace evacuated about 274 Israelis from the Murtala Muhammed International Airport (MMIA), Lagos and the Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport, Abuja to Israel’s major city, Tel-Aviv. The flight, which airlifted 65 passengers from Lagos and 209 passengers from Abuja was operated by Air Peace Boeing 777-300 with registration number 5N-BWI. […]

Arik Air To Suspend Commercial Operations March 27

  Arik Air has stated that it would temporarily suspend all scheduled commercial flight operations effective 23:00hrs on Friday, March 27, 2020. The airline in statement issued by the PR & Communications Manager, Adebanji Ola , explained that the management of the airline took this decision in order to mitigate the risk of the spread […]

Dana Air Suspends Flight Services Over COVID-19

Dana Air said that it suspended its flight operations mid night March 25, 2020 for the next 14 days to support  government to prevent the spread of COVID-19. Dana Air Limited in a very short statement issued by the Media / Communications Manager, Kingsley Ezenwa, explained that the suspension was in response to the recent […]