Airlines

Boeing Expands Capacity For 737-800BCF To Meet Strong Customer Demand

  As express and e-commerce markets continue to drive strong demand for production and converted freighters, Boeing today announced a new partnership with a Costa Rica-based Maintenance, Repair and Overhaul (MRO) provider to create additional conversion capacity for the 737-800 Boeing Converted Freighter. Boeing will open two 737-800BCF conversion lines with Cooperativa Autogestionaria de Servicios […]


United Nigeria Airlines Increases Frequency To Lagos, Abuja

  United Nigeria Airlines has said it has increased its flight frequency from the Murtala Muhammed Airport (MM2) in Lagos to the Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport(NAIA) Abuja and vice versa. With this development, United Nigeria Airlines will additionally fly Lagos-Abuja at 16:00hrs every day. The airline also stated that it would additionally, fly Abuja-Lagos every […]


Arik Air Re-starts Flights To Maiduguri

      Arik Air said it has re-introduced flights from Nnamdi Azikiwe Airport(NAA) Abuja to Maiduguri, the Borno State capital with effect from Monday, May 10, 2021. This was disclosed in an online statement  issued by the PR & Communications Manager,Adebanji Ola The airline said that passengers traveling from Lagos can connect seamlessly to […]


COVID-19 : FG  Reduces PCR Test From 96 To 72 Hours

  …Bans Flight From Brazil, India, Turkey …To Fine Airline $3,500 For Each Defaulting Passenger     The Presidential Steering Committee on COVID-19,  has reduced the COVID–19 Polymerase Chain Reaction (PCR) test for all Nigeria-bound passengers from 96  to 72 hours. This is just as the Committee also stated that PCR test results older than […]


Air Peace Makes History, Becomes First Airline To Land In Anambra Airport

    Air Peace has added another first to its kitty by becoming the first airline to land its aircraft at the Anambra International Passenger and Cargo Airport. The airline deployed two of its aircraft- an Embraer 145 and a Boeing 737- for the demonstration flights to unveil the airport sited in the Umuleri axis […]


Ibom Air Resurrects Interline,Codeshare Agreement

  As part of a bold step towards making Nigerian airlines more efficient and effective, Ibom Air, one of the major airlines in the country, has stated that the first interline and codeshare agreement  between it and an undisclosed domestic airline  would be unveiled in May 2021. This was disclosed by the  Chief Operating Officer(COO) […]


Airlines Merger In Nigeria A Huge Joke—Capt Mshelia

  …Condemns Private Jets Operators For Allegedly Operating Charter Flights …Urges NCAA To Invite DSS To Intervene The Chairman, Board, WestLink Airlines, Capt Ibrahim Mshelia has stated categorically that calls in some quarters for Nigerian airlines to merge and become bigger carrier financially is nothing but a huge joke. He said this when the new […]


Green Africa  Airline  Takes Delivery Of  First ATR 72-600 Aircraft

    …To Begin Demonstration Flights Green Africa, Nigeria’s Lagos based value airline, said one of its three ATR 72-600 aircraft  leased from ACIA Aero Leasing,a  regional aircraft lessor  has arrived at the Murtala Muhammed Airport(MMA),Lagos. This was made known in an online statement signed by the Senior Manager, Marketing & Communications, Oyinade Osobajo in […]


Ethiopian Airlines Unveils High-End COVID-19 Testing Laboratory In Addis Ababa Bole Int’l  Airport

  Ethiopian Airlines Group, Africa’s leading Airline,said it has joined hands with BGI Health Ethiopia, a subsidiary of China’s biotech giant, the BGI Genomics Co., Ltd, to launch high-end COVID-19 testing laboratory at its main hub and the continent’s busiest airport, Addis Ababa Bole International Airport. The testing centre is opened to revitalize the passengers’ […]


Dana Air Decorates New Captains  On B737 Aircraft

  … As Pilot, Cabin Crew, Others Receive COVID-19 Vaccine   Major Nigerian carrier, Dana Air has decorated new captains on its Boeing 737 aircraft, and other aircraft in its fleet; This just as the airline asured its staff that it would continue to reward excellence and hard work. Decorating Captain Shina Agbelese and Captain […]