Airlines

Air Peace Refutes Carrying COVID-19 Suspect Onboard Lagos-Kano Flight

  …Says 13 Yrs Old Passenger Has Phobia For Flying … Teenager’s Parents Confirm Situation Nigeria’s major carrier, Air Peace has refuted insinuation that it airlifted a passenger suspected of being infected with Coronavirus on its Lagos-Kano flight on Tuesday but that the suspect in question has phobia for flying. The Chief Operating Officer of […]


COVID-19: IATA Commends EASA, UKCAA, GCAA , CAAC, AFAC For Flexibility To Airlines

  …Urges Others To Follow Suit … Says Actions Provide Airlines, Licensed Crew Necessary Flexibility For Licence Extensions Without Compromising Safety The International Air Transport Association (IATA) has commended decisions taken by aviation Civil Aviation Authorities (CAAs) to provide flexibility to airlines and flight crew during the COVID-19 crisis. The CAAs are : European Aviation […]


COVID-19: IATA Appeals For Urgent Emergency Support For Airlines

    The International Air Transport Association (IATA) has appealed to governments in Africa and the Middle East, to provide emergency support to airlines IATA said the move is part of a worldwide campaign as they fight for survival due to the evaporation of air travel demand as a result of the COVID-19 crisis. According […]


Travel Agencies In Nigeria Loses N180B To COVID-19 Pandemic—NANTA

  …Postpones Kano Elective AGM …Appeals For Bailout …To Perform Handing Over Ceremony In Lagos Next Week The National Association of Nigerian Travel Agencies (NANTA),an umbrella body of the travel agents operating in Nigeria, has put the losses incurred  by its members at N180 billion since the outbreak of the dreaded pandemic; Coronavirus. This is […]


NCAA Protects Workforce, Suspends Pending Inspections, Trainings, Exchange Programmes Over COVID-19

  The Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority (NCAA) has taken steps to protect its workforce from the scourge of Coronavirus by suspending all pending inspections, trainings and various exchange programmes in involving foreign trips. The decision to protect its personnel followed the outbreak of Coronavirus outbreak tagged COVID-19 pandemic, A statement by the General Manager, Public […]


COVID-19: Air Peace Suspends Flight Operations To Dakar, Monrovia, Freetown

…Reduces Frequencies On Domestic Routes … We Took The Decision To Cut Mounting Costs Occasioned By Coronavirus Nigeria’s leading carrier, Air Peace has stated that it would be suspending its operations to Dakar-Senegal and Monrovia-Liberia and cutting down its Freetown-Sierra Leone operations and Banjul-Gambia operations to one flight a week. According to the airline the […]


COVID-19: Arik Air Suspends Flights To West Coast

    Arik Air has said that it has announced the temporary suspension of flights to all its West Coast destinations effective Monday, March 23, 2020. A statement issued by the PR & Communications Manager, Adebanji Ola, explained that the management of the airline took the decision after a careful analysis of the novel Coronavirus […]


COVID-19 : AON Asks FG To Restrict Travel Into Nigeria To Two Entry Points

     …Begs FG To Assist Airlines To Overcome COVID-19 …To Bar foreign nationals of As the deadly Coronavirus continues to spread with deaths recorded, the Airline Operators of Nigeria (AON) has called on the Federal Government to take urgent steps by immediately announcing a comprehensive travel restriction to only two entry points for Nigerian […]


Coronavirus: Air Peace Introduces Measures To Protect Passengers, Staff  

  Nigeria’s leading airline, Air Peace, has announced measures for protecting its numerous passengers and staff against the spread of Coronavirus. The airline’s Safety Manager, Capt. Godfrey Ogbogu, made this known in a statement made available to journalists today. Ogbogu stated that all passengers of Air Peace would be subjected to a thorough hand sanitisation […]


Air Peace Launches Mobile App To Enhance Customers Experience

    Nigeria’s leading airline, Air Peace, has unveiled a new Mobile App to ease flight bookings and other transactions. According to the airline with this new app, customers can easily book, pay and check-in for their flights from the convenience of their phone, while having quick access to all necessary information. The airline’s Senior […]