Aviation

5% TSC Remittance : Almost All Domestic Airlines Have Keyed Into Integrated System–NCAA Boss

    The Director General of the Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority (NCAA), Capt. Musa Nuhu said that almost all the domestic airlines have integrated into its portal to remit the 5 per cent Ticket Sales(TSC) and Cargo Sales Charge(CSC) He disclosed this during an interactive session with aviation correspondents at the agency’s office at the […]

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Nobody Can Ground Any Airline Without My Authorisation –Capt. Nuhu, NCAA DG

    …Says Preparation For 2022 ICAO Safety Audit In Top Gear …As Lagos, Abuja Airport Undergo Re-certification …Enugu,Kano,PH Airports Initial Certification     The Director General Of the Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority (NCAA) , Capt. Musa Huhu has stated categorically that nobody in the regulatory body can ground any airline without  his authorisation . […]


Failure To Harmonise COVID-19 Entry Regulations May Compromise Free Movement Within Europe, IATA Warns

  The International Air Transport Association (IATA) has warned that free movement within Europe is being compromised by the failure of EU member states to harmonise As a result, the reopening of borders is confusing travelers and businesses and not delivering the expected benefits in terms of easier travel and economic recovery. IATA research has […]


Aircraft Lessor, Griffin Global Asset Mgt. Orders Five Boeing 737-8 Jets

    Boeing, the aircraft Manufacturing giant and Griffin Global Asset Management, the Los Angeles and Dublin-based aircraft leasing company today disclosed that the aircraft lessor is expanding its commercial aircraft portfolio with five new 737-8 jets. The purchase is Griffin’s first direct order with Boeing as it sees strategic opportunities to place the airplanes […]


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FAAN  Says Duplication Of Functions Among Agencies, Lack Of Infrastructure At Airports As Factors Militating Against AviaCargo  Development 

    The Managing Director  of the Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria(FAAN), Capt. Rabiu Hamisu Yadudu has stated that duplicity of functions among government agencies in Nigeria airports leading to increased cost and lack of cargo infrastructure at the domestic terminals leading to loss of revenue are the two major factors militating against the development […]


AIB To Transit From Conventional To Digitalised Air Accident, Incident Reporting System 

    Accident Investigation Bureau-Nigeria (AIB-N) has stated that it would move from the conventional air accident and incident reporting system as provided for  in Annex 13 of the International Civil Aviation Organisation (ICAO) recommendations, to a digitalised reporting system, which no country in the world has attained as far as accidents and incidents investigation […]


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FG To Collaborate With Hungarian Company To Manufacture Aircraft In Nigeria

          The Federal Government has expressed its readiness to partner with the Magnus Aircraft Manufacturing industry in Hungary to establish an assembling plant and begin to manufacture in Nigeria from start to finish before the end of the Buhari administration. A statement signed by the Director, Public Affairs, Ministry of Aviation,James […]


Delta State Government Hands Over Asaba Int’l Airport To Concessionaire, Asaba Airport Company Limited

      … To Manage Airport For 30 Years The Delta State Government today formally handed over the Asaba International Airport to the Asaba Airport Company Limited, the company that won the concession bid. In a brief ceremony the Secretary to the State Government(SSG), Patrick Ukah,  who represented Governor Ifeanyi Okowa said the six […]


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FAAN Begins  Installation Of Check-In,Screening Equipment  At Abuja, Lagos Airports

      …Appeals For  Airlines, Passengers, Other Stakeholders Understanding The Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria(FAAN) said that it has commenced the installation of Check-in  and Screening Equipment at the Murtala Muhammed Airport(MMA) Lagos and Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport(NAA) Abuja. A statement by the General Manager, Corporate Affairs,FAAN,Mrs. Henrietta Yakubu, said the installation of these […]


Saudi Arabia Amongst First To Accept IATA Travel Pass

    The International Air Transport Association (IATA) has welcomed the decision of the General Authority of Civil Aviation (GACA) of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia to accept IATA Travel Pass to confirm pre-departure COVID-19 test results for departing and arriving passengers beginning September 30, 2021. Eventually this acceptance will be expanded to vaccine certification. […]