Airlines

Qatar Airways Wins Four Awards At 2019 Skytrax World Airline Awards

  ‎ … Becomes First Airline To Win ‘Best Airline’ Prize For A Fifth Time   Qatar Airways said it has won four prestigious prizes at this year’s 2019 Skytrax World Airline Awards, including the highest accolade of ‘World’s Best Airline’ – becoming the only airline in the competition’s history to win it five times […]


Arik Cabin Crew Initiative Holds Career Talk At St. Francis Catholic Secondary School

  Arik Air through its Cabin Crew Initiative has held career talk at St. Francis Catholic Secondary School, Idimu, Lagos to sensitise the students on career opportunities in the aviation industry. According to an online statement issued by PR & Communications Manager, Arik Air Limited, Adebanji Ola, said that the airline’s crew, who spoke at […]


ASKY/Ethiopian Airlines Code Share Maiden Flight To Johannesburg Records 70% Load Factor

    ASKY/Ethiopian Airlines maiden code share flight yesterday departed Lagos for Johannesburg with a load factor of 70 per cent. The introduction of the code share operation with ASKY to South Africa makes it the only non South African Airline on the route between Nigeria and South Africa As it is usual, the flight […]


Why We Suspended Operations Into Kaduna Airport—Esayas, Ethiopian Airlines, MD

    As the debate on why Ethiopian Airlines stopped operating into Kaduna International Airport continues, the Managing Director, International Services of the Airline, Mr. Esayas Hailu has stated that the carrier suspended its operation to Kaduna Airport not only because the traffic volume dropped but that the airline was developing the route at a cost. Recalled that […]


Chris Iwarah, Air Peace Spokesman Dies In Auto Crash

      The management and staff of Air Peace Ltd have announced the Death of its Corporate Communications Manager, Mr Christian Iwarah. A statement by the management informed that Iwarah died in an auto crash which occurred on Friday, June 7, 2019. The management, who said that Iwarah’s  death was not only sudden but […]


Ethiopian Airlines Advises African Governments, Airlines To Embrace SAATM

  …Inter-Africa Air Transport Connectivity Still A Challenge …Says Nigeria Needs National Carrier …Commends FG, Nigerians For Continued Support The Managing Director, International Services, Ethiopian Airlines, Mr. Esayas Hailu has stated that inter- Africa air transport connectivity was still a challenge in the continent, urging African governments and airlines to embrace Single Africa Air Transport […]


AIr Peace Reproves AIB On Non Filing Mandatory Occurrence Report Allegation

  … Says Carrier Complied With Statutory Time-lime For Filing MOR … Accuses Bureau Of Misrepresentation, Targeting The Airline   The dust raised by Accident Investigation Bureau (AIB) that Air Peace, the leading carrier in the country has consistently failed to file the Mandatory Occurrence Report (MOR), on incidents involving its aircraft may not have […]


Youth Development: Dana Partners Samson Siasia’s Soccer Stars ProjectTM

     As part of its commitment to youth and sports development in Nigeria, Dana Air stated that it would  partner with soccer stars projectTM with Nigeria’s ex international, Samson Siasia, scheduled to commence from July 15  to August 15, 2019. The project that is scheduled to hold across 13 states of the federation, which […]


AIB Warns Air Peace, Others Over Failure To Report Accident, Serious Incidents

  …Says Carrier Mgt. Lacks Full Understanding Of Bureau’s Statutory Mandates, Functions, Procedures       …Air Peace Reported To NCAA, Wrote To Boeing—Onyema   The Accident Investigation Bureau (AIB) has warned Air Peace and other airlines over the persistent failure to report accidents or serious incidents to the Bureau as mandated by Law. The is contained […]


Ethiopian Airlines To Commence Lagos To Johannesburg Flight Via Lome June 15

  Ethiopian Airline has stated that it would commence flight to Johannesburg from Lagos via Lome on June 15, 2019 The General Manager of Ethiopian Airlines in Nigeria Mrs Firihiewot Mekonnen made this known in an online statement today. According to her the flights will operate daily from Lagos via Lome. Meanwhile, Ethiopian Airline said […]