Airlines

Ethiopian Airlines Takes Delivery Of Two A-350 Aircraft Same Day

    …Delivers Medical Equipment Too   Africa’s leading airline, Ethiopian Airlines today took delivery of two brand-new A-350 aircraft at a grand event held at Ethiopian Cargo & Logistics Services. According to the airline, the latest development is in continuation of its legacy to be a pacesetter in aviation technology beyond the Africa continent. […]


FAAN Appeals To Senate For Name Change To Avoid Conflict With NCAA

  …As Ojikutu Calls For Categorisation Of Airports Into Four … Airlines Are Bleeding, Operating In Unfavourable Environment, Capt. Boyo Tells  Committee As the Three-Day Stakeholders Public Hearing to amend the Act establishing aviation agencies continues and ends today, the Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria (FAAN) has appealed to the Senate Committee on Aviation to […]


Air Peace Receives Another ERJ-145 Aircraft From C-Check

      The management of Air Peace said it has received another ERJ-145 aircraft which has been undergoing C-Check. A statement signed by the airline said that the aircraft, with registration number 5N-BVD, arrived Lagos last night. “Most of our aircraft were out on C-Check during the COVID-19 pandemic, but they have started arriving […]


WestLink Chairman, Capt. Mshelia Berates Airlines For Withholding 5% TSC/CSC

  …Says All Is Not Well With AON The Chairman of WestLink Airlines, Capt Ibrahim Mshelia has condemned the practice by some airlines who after collecting the 5 per cent Ticket Sales Charge(TSC) /Cargoes Sales Charge(CSC) for the government and refused to remit to coffers of the government. This is just as he disclosed that […]


Airline Operators Owe Agencies $7M and N19.3B TSA/CSC—Sirika

  …It Must Be Remitted— Senator Ibn Na’Allah …As Demuren Appeals To NASS Not To Review TSA Sharing Formula …Says NCAA Must Be Autonomous, Regulate Aviation Industry Effectively As the public hearing to review the Acts establishing  aviation agencies organised by the National Assembly begins today, the Aviation Minister, Senator,Hadi Sirika has disclosed that that […]


N4 Billion Not Substantial Bailout For Airline Operators, Senate Tells Aviation Minister

  The Chairman of the Senate Committee on Senator, Smart Adeyemi has appealed to the Minister of Aviation, Senator Hadi Sirika to strive to increase the bailout for airlines operators in the country as the N4 billion approved for them is not enough. His appeal is coming following the announcement by the Aviation Minister that […]


Air Peace To Begin Commercial Flight Operations Into Johannesburg Route Soon

  Foremost Nigerian airline and West Africa’s largest carrier reputed for its trailblazing footprints, Air Peace, has stated that it would commence regular commercial flight operations from its Lagos hub into the city of Johannesburg, South Africa, soon. A statement issued by the Senior Communication Executive, Stanley Olisa said it was in keeping with the […]


Arik Air Resumes Skeletal Operations Friday, October 23

    Arik Air said it would be resuming limited flights to some destinations where there are no curfews on Friday, October 23, 2020. Specifically, the airline stated that it would be operating flights from its second hub in Abuja to Port Harcourt, Ilorin, Benin, Kano and Yola. According to a statement issued by the […]


Arik Air Extends Flight Cancellation Till End Of Curfew

    Arik Air has extended the cancellation of flight operations due to the curfew in Lagos state and some other parts of the country. A statement by the Public Relations and Communications Manager, Arik Air Adebanji Ola explained that all scheduled flights have therefore been cancelled until the lifting of the 24 hours curfew […]


Boeing, U.S. Navy To Demonstrate Future Ramjet Missile Technology

    Boeing and the U.S. Navy will demonstrate advanced missile technologies that will make carrier air wing strike fighters more lethal against threats into the next decade. Boeing has been awarded a $30 million contract from the Navy to co-develop the Supersonic Propulsion Enabled Advanced Ramjet (SPEAR) flight demonstrator with the Navy’s Air Warfare […]