Airlines

SAHCO Wins Contract To Handle TAAG-Angola Airlines

  Skyway Aviation Handling Company PLC, (SAHCO) has been chosen as the preferred ground handling partner for TAAG-Angola Airlines. TAAG-Angola, which commenced operations into Lagos, Nigeria on Monday, 16th of December, 2019 is the national airline of Angola that operates an all-Boeing fleet. The airline will be flying twice a week from the Murtala Muhammed […]


Qatar Airways Celebrates Inaugural Flight To Botswana With A350-900 Series

      …The Only Non-African Operator Operating To Botswana …Becomes The Ninth New Destination To Join Airline’s Growing Network In 2019   Qatar Airways has commenced its inaugural flight from Doha to Gaborone, Botswana with Airbus 350-900. The flight touched down at Sir Seretse Khama International Airport on Sunday, December 15,2019. The flight was […]


Aftermath Of Suspension:Turkish Airlines Pledges To Comply With NCAA’s Conditions

    Turkish Airlines has pledged to comply with the conditions set by the Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority (NCAA) aftermath of the airline’s suspension from flying into Nigeria due to poor services rendered to air travellers. The conditions which Turkish Airlines must comply with on or before December 16,2019 are that it must deploy the […]


Runsewe Commends, Throws Weight Behind NCAA Over Suspension Of Turkish Airlines

      The Director General of National Council for Arts and Culture (NCAC), Otunba Segun Runsewe has commended and also thrown his weight behind the Nigeria Civil Aviation Authority (NCAA) for suspending the recalcitrant Turkish Airlines from Nigerian air space for not bringing passengers into Nigeria together with their checked-in baggage. The airline was […]


NCAA Threatens To Suspend Turkish Airlines Operations In Nigeria Over Poor Service

  The Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority,(NCAA) has threatened to suspend the operations of Turkish Airlines in Nigeria if it fails to improve its services to the public. The threat to suspend the airline is coming on the heels of alleged poor Condition of Service(CoS) which was obvious in the airline’s recent inability to ferry  passengers […]


Arik Air Resumes Flight Operations To Asaba

  …Increases Frequency To Owerri   Arik Air, said it has resumed flight operations to Asaba Airport in Delta state. The airline added that starting from Wednesday, December 18, 2019, Arik Air will be operating daily flights from Lagos to Asaba. According to the airline, the resumption of flights to Asaba is coming at a […]


SAHCO Renews Ground Handling Contract With Arik Air For 3 Years

  Skyway Aviation Handling Company Public Liability Company (SAHCO) has renewed its ground handling contract with Arik Air. The Managing Director/CEO, SAHCO, Mr. Basil Agboarumi, disclosed this during the renewal of ground handling service agreement with Arik Air at the Murtala Muhammed Airport (MMA), Lagos. He promised to deliver quality and improved ground handling services […]


59 Airlines Join 25 By 2025 Campaign To Address Gender Balance In Civil Aviation

    The International Air Transport Association (IATA) said that 59 airlines have committed to the 25 by 2025 campaign which seeks to address gender balance in civil aviation. According to IATA the 25 by 2025 campaign was launched on September 26, 2019 with participating airlines making a voluntary commitment to: Increase the number of […]


Arik Air’s Q-400, Boeing 737-800 Aircraft Return From Maintenance

  …Ready For Christmas season Operations   Arik Air received two aircraft from C-Check over the weekend, thereby boosting the operations of the airline in the coming festive season. The two aircraft include a Q-400, while the Boeing 737-800 check was conducted by Lufthansa Technik AG in Malta. Over the last two years the current […]


Air Peace Bags Excellence Award

  … To Begin Flight Into Ibadan   In recognition of its unparalleled excellence in the delivery of safe and comfortable flights, West and Central Africa’s largest airline, Air Peace, has bagged the Corporate Award of Excellence at the 2019 edition of the University of Ibadan, UI, Alumni Association Luncheon and Awards. The event held […]