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Arik Air Returns To Lagos –Freetown Route 18 Months After

Arik Air said that it will resume flight operations from Lagos to Freetown, Sierra Leone on Tuesday, February 23, 2016. Flights from Lagos to Freetown were suspended in July 2014 at the outbreak of the Ebola Virus Disease (EVD)in some West African nations. Recalled that Sierra Leone was declared free of Ebola by the World […]


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Dana Air Rewards Passengers On Lagos —Accra Route

Nigerian carrier; Dana Air has made known a series of benefits to reward its customers flying on the Lagos – Accra – Lagos route. The Chief Commercial Officer of Dana Air, Mr Obi Mbanuzuo, who disclosed this, stated that the offer was also tied to its frequent flyer programme, Dana Miles, which would enable passengers […]


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Arik Postpones Lagos—-New York Flight Over Winter Storm

Arik Air sad it has postponed its Lagos – New York flight for yesterday due to winter storm to 11. 30 pm Sunday, January 24, 2016. An online statement by the Public Relations and Communications Manager, Adebanji Ola, informed that the decision to shift the flight to Sunday followed the advice just received from JFK […]


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Runway Safety Team To Enhance Air Navigation ——-NAMA Boss

The Managing Director of the Nigerian Airspace Management Agency (NAMA), Engr. Ibrahim Abdulsalam has said that that the establishment of Runway Safety Teams at the four major airports of Lagos, Abuja, Kano and Port Harcourt and the training on the use of Runway Safety Tool Kits would further enhance safety of air navigation in the […]


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Etihad Airways Supports Children’s Home In Uganda

  Etihad Airways, the national airline of the United Arab Emirates, has launched its community outreach programme in Uganda with donations of air tickets, blankets and school supplies to the Whisper Children’s Home in Mutai, in Jinja district, Uganda. According to the airline the support is aimed at improving the lives of young children in […]


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NCAA Warns Airline Operators Against Introducing Charges Without Approval

The Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority (NCAA) has directed airline operators in the country to file any proposed add-on charges, surcharges or other miscellaneous charges with the regulatory authority for approval before it becomes operational. This is just as it also warned operators to desist from arbitrarily increasing miscellaneous charges on ticket payment content without the […]


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German Court Okays Etihad, Air Berlin Codeshare Agreement

The German appeals court in Lueneburg, Germany has overturned an earlier decision and allowed the continuation for 26 of 31 requested codeshare flights to continue for the entire winter schedule for Air Berlin and United Arab Emirates (UAE) based Etihad Airways. Etihad Airways has a stake in the German carrier Air Berlin The court definitively […]


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Etihad Airways Carried 17.4 m Passengers In 2015

Etihad Airways, the national airline of the United Arab Emirates, delivered solid operational performance in 2015 by achieving continued growth in passenger and cargo volumes. The airline carried 17.4 million passengers last year, a significant increase of 17 per cent over 2014 levels and operated 97,400 flights which covered 467 million kilometres. The growth in […]


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Again, Turkish Airline Arrives Abuja Without Passengers Luggage

…As FAAN MD Expresses Displeasure At Incident  Re-occurrence Barely two weeks after Turkish Airlines flight TK624 failed to airlift luggage of its passengers from Istanbul, which led to security breach at the international wing of the Nnamdi Azikiwe Airport (NAA), Abuja, the airline again failed to bring along with its passengers their luggage to the […]


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Turkish Airlines Compensates Aggrieved Passengers Over Delayed Luggage

Turkish Airlines has compensated all the passengers whose luggages were delayed in the infamous Flight TK 624 scheduled service from Istanbul to Abuja. The decision to compensate the affected passengers was sequel to the intervention of the Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority (NCAA) on the matter. According to the General Manager, Public Affairs, NCAA, Mr Sam […]