Aviation

LAAC 22nd Annual Seminar, Awards Hold Thursday

    All is set for the earlier announced 22nd Annual Seminar & Awards of the League of Airport and Aviation Correspondents (LAAC) scheduled to hold this Thursday, July 19, 2018 at Sheraton Hotels and Suites, Lagos. The Minister of State for Aviation, Sen. Hadi Sirika, would be the Special Guest of Honour at the […]

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AIB Signs MoU With UNILAG On Material Lab Usage

  … Collaboration With Organisations Will Further Enhance One Another’s Capabilities–Olateru Accident Investigation Bureau (AIB) has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the University of Lagos (UNILAG) on the use of its metallurgical laboratory at the Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport (NAIA), Abuja. Speaking at the at UNILAG Senate Building,where the agreement was signed, the […]


FAAN Launches PEBEC Feedback APP At Lagos Airport

    The Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria(FAAN) has unveiled an application, initiated by the Presidential Enabling Business Environment Council (PEBEC) for service users to give feedback about the quality of services being rendered by government agencies at the nation’s airports. An online statement issued by the General Manager, Corporate Affairs, Mrs. Yakubu Henrietta, said […]


Sirika Restates FG Commitment To Changing Face Of Aviation

  …Inaugurates Project Team On New FAAN Office Complex, Staff Quarters … As Firm Offers To Invest $27million In Mass Transit Transportation At Lagos Airport   Minister of State for Aviation, Senator Hadi Sirika has restated his resolve to change the face of aviation in the country during the tenure of the present administration by […]


NAMA Deploys Stand- Alone VHF Radios At Lagos West, East Area Control Centres

    The Nigerian Airspace Management Agency (NAMA) has successfully deployed two Jotron high-powered Very High Frequency (VHF) long-range communication radios, each installed in Lagos West and Lagos East Area Control Centres (ACCs). With this development, the agency has fulfilled its earlier pledge to address Remote Control Air to Ground (RCAG) communication challenges in the […]


We Stand By The Figures Released —-NCAA

  …Says Those Trying To Derail The Agency Are Confusionists The Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority (NCAA) has reaffirmed the sanctity of the recently released statistical data on the aviation industry. The agency said that the figures are verifiable and that no amount of push and shove can cast aspersion on our figures, adding that the […]


NCAA Puts Total Ticket Sales For 2017 At N505.2B

  …Sanctions 15 Pilots, Five Cabin Crew, Four Engineers, Others For Safety Breaches The Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority (NCAA) has disclosed that the total value of ticket sales for both domestic and international passengers in 2017 stood at ₦505,170,290,201.40. This is just as the agency said it sanctioned 15 pilots, five cabin crew, four engineers […]


FAAN Assures Airport Users Of Its Readiness For Sallah Celebration

  As the Eid-El-Mubarak celebration date draws near,the Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria(FAAN) has assured airport users that its network of airports across the country are fully ready to receive arriving and departing passengers during the festival. The assurance was given in an online statement issued by the General Manager, Corporate Affairs,(FAAN),Mrs. Yakubu Henrietta The […]


Demuren To Present Paper On MRO At LAAC Seminar

  The former Director-General of the Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority (NCAA) Dr. Harold Demuren is to present a paper at the forthcoming 22nd Annual  League of Airport and Aviation Correspondents (LAAC) Seminar with the theme, ”Financing Aviation Development Through Private Sector Partnerships.” The former NCAA boss will present a paper titled, ‘Maintenance, Repair and Overhaul […]


Airports Provide Avenue For Installation Of Plastic Products Facilities—FAAN

  …As AIB Urges Individuals,Coys To Agree On Implementation Of Waste Reduction …Says FOD Can Pose Safety Hazard, Damage Aircraft On Ingestion   As Nigeria joins the rest of the world to mark the 2018 World Environment Day (WED),today, June 5,2018, the Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria(FAAN)has stated that though Airports do not produce plastic […]