Airlines

Dana Air Resumes Daily Flights To Owerri July 1

1 …Launches ‘Make A Wish’ Promo On Social Media Nigeria’s first new world carrier, Dana Air, has said that it will resume scheduled operations from Lagos to the Sam Mbakwe International Airport, Owerri, from July 11, 2016. The addition of Owerri brings the current route network coverage of the airline to five destinations, which includes […]


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Unpaid Debt: AMCON Takes Over AfriJet Airlines Assets

  Hon. Justice (Prof) Chuka Austine Obiozor of The Federal High Court Lagos Division has granted an interim injunction against Afrijet Airlines Limited, owned by Chief Vitalis Ibe on the application of Asset Management Corporation of Nigeria (AMCON). The obligor owes AMCON nearly N10billion. AMCON purchased the Eligible Bank Assets (EBAs) sometime in 2011 from […]


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Lufthansa To Bolster Service To East Africa’s Power House

…To Exclusively Serving Nairobi With A340-300 Aircraft Lufthansa German Airlines is to commence flight to Nairobi, the Kenyan capital on September 1st, 2016. According to the airline the development which is great news for the Kenyan travel industry will be operated exclusively with wide body aircraft, offering passengers four weekly flights with the latest Lufthansa […]


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Med-View Takes Delivery Of Boeing 737-500 Series Aircraft

…As Airline Boss Laments Exchange Rate Of Naira To $ Med-View Airline has taken delivery of its Boeing 737-500 aircraft after undergoing a comprehensive check in Estonia. The arrival of the aircraft brings the number of airplanes on the airline’s fleet to six while the new aircraft was immediately deployed for its Accra operations on […]


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Dana Air Partners 2016Teen Empowerment Conference On CRS

As part of efforts towards supporting youths and teens in their entrepreneurial drive, Dana Air has called on youth to avail themselves of the opportunities provided by the Annual Teens Empowerment Conference. The annual conference comprises of sessions on leadership, entrepreneurship, career discovery, and personal development. Dana Air is the official airline sponsor for the […]


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Sirika Assures Domestic Airlines Of Close Working Relations

  The Minister of State for Aviation, Senator Hadi, has pledged his commitment to work closely with Airline Operators of Nigeria (AON) to address the numerous challenges bedeviling the domestic airlines in the country. Working closely with AON, the Minister stated would make aviation contribute to the creation of wealth compared to its contribution at […]


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Dana Air Unveils Exciting Package For Frequent Flyers

  Dana Air has said that frequent flyers on its entire route network – Lagos, Abuja, Port Harcourt, Uyo and Accra, will earn double Miles on registering for its frequent flyer programme and book their tickets before June 18, for travel from 1st till June 30, 2016. According to the airline, frequent flyers will earn […]


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Dana Air Unveils Exciting Package For Frequent Flyers

Dana Air has said that frequent flyers on its entire route network – Lagos, Abuja, Port Harcourt, Uyo and Accra, will earn double Miles on registering for its frequent flyer programme and book their tickets before June 18, for travel from 1st till June 30, 2016. According to the airline, frequent flyers will earn double […]


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We Also Need Forex To Do Our Business AON Tells FG

…Says Local Carriers More Committed To National  Economy …Accuses FG Of Given Preferential Treatment To Foreign Carriers As the fortunes of the local airlines in the country continue to dwindle, the Airline Operators of Nigeria (AON) has called on the Federal Government to as a matter of urgency make Forex available to domestic airlines. This […]


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Why Final Report Of Dana Air June 3, 2012 Crash Is Delayed —AIB

Accident Investigation Bureau (AIB) has attributed the delay in releasing the final report of the Dana Air accident that occurred on June 3, 2012 killing 153 persons Iju-Ishaga area of Lagos to efforts to resolve comments and suggestion made by aviation stakeholders. The reason deduced for the delay is contained in the Interim Statement issued […]