Aviation Not Over  But Most Regulated —WestLink Airlines CEO

    …Attributes High Cost Of Tickets  To Inconsistent Fuel Pricing, Paying Of  Duties Despite Waivers   …Says Federal Government Has Final Say      The Chief Executive Officer of Westlink Airlines, Capt. Ibrahim Mshelia has stated that the Nigerian aviation industry is not over regulated by the Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority(NCAA) contrary to insinuation […]

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Air Peace Plans To Launch Abuja-Gombe-Abuja Flights

  … To Resume Yola  Operations Service Soon   Air Peace said it has concluded plans to launch commercial flights into Gombe from Abuja Just as the airline also revealed arrangements to resume its Yola flight services. The launching and resumption of flights to these routes , the airline sid is in keeping with its […]

Our  Medium Term Plan Is To Consolidate On Domestic Routes—United Nigeria Airlines, Chairman

  …Attributes Skyrocketing Airfares To High Cost Of Jet A-1,Scarcity Of Forex …Advocates Special Support System  For Airline Operators The Chairman, United Nigeria Airlines(UNA), High Chief. Obiora Okonkwo  has stated that the airline’s  medium term plan would be to consolidate its domestic operations while looking forward to actualizing  flying into the West African region. The […]

United Nigeria Airlines To Establish MRO Facility In Enugu

  …Says Fuel Efficiency, Route Suitability Reasons For Choosing Embraer 145  …Commends Late Chief Victor Ikwuemesi For Encouragement, Support   A new entrant into the airline business; United Nigeria Airlines(UNA) has disclosed that it was in the process of  securing land from the Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria (FAAN)to build its own Maintenance Repair Overhaul (MRO) […]

Ethiopian Airlines  Restarts Flight Operations To Enugu,  Kano Airports Soon

  The Management of Ethiopian Airlines has assured passengers in the North and  Southern part  of Nigeria that it would return to Enugu and Kano Airports once the new terminals are officially declared open for operations. Recalled that on April 6 Ethiopian Airlines operated a Special Flight to Malam Aminu Kano International Airport(MAKIA) as part […]

Ethiopian Airlines Celebrates 75th Anniversary

  Ethiopian Airline Group, the largest Pan-African aviation group, celebrates its 75th anniversary today, April 8, 2021. Recalled that Ethiopian made its maiden international flight on April 8, 1946 to Cairo. Since then, the airline overcame the ups and downs of the aviation industry and the challenges unique to Africa to become Africa’s largest, most […]

Air Peace Begins Random In–Flight Sharing Of Gifts To Customers

      Air Peace, has began  a 14-day Easter campaign tagged ‘Random Acts of Love’, intended to appreciate its customers by giving them numerous gifts in-flight. The Random Acts of Love, which officially kicked off on Sunday, April 4, 2021, entails the placement of gift cards in random seat pockets and during the flight, […]

COVID–19 : Ethiopian Airlines Builds Cargo Business Success On A350 “Preighter”

      Ethiopian Airlines, the East African airline has continued to fly and create new business since the outbreak of the COVID-19 pandemic by venturing into cargo  business with the A350-900 aircraft, which is today  part of the  success story. According to aviation industry estimates, in 2020, some 60 per cent of the world’s […]

Azman Air Tenders Unreserved Apologies To DG, NCAA Over Allegations, Comments

  …Says Statement  Handiwork Of Overzealous Staff   …Promises To Tighten Communication Controls To Prevent future Embarrassing Situations   Azman Air has apologised to the Director General of the Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority(NCAA), Capt. Musa Nuhu over  the allegation  the airline leveled against him for suspending the airline’s operations over safety issues. The apology is […]

Singapore Accepts IATA Travel Pass

    The International Air Transport Association (IATA) has welcomed Singapore’s acceptance of pre-departure COVID-19 PCR test results on the IATA Travel Pass. From May 1, 2021, passengers traveling to Singapore will be able to use IATA Travel Pass to share their pre-departure COVID-19 PCR test results upon check-in with their airline, as well as […]