Aviation

Revenue Automation: NCAA Gives Foreign Airlines Dec. 31 Deadline

  The Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority (NCAA) has given December 31, 2018 deadline to the Foreign Airlines that are yet to  automate/integrate on the Avitech platform for the remittance of five per cent  Ticket Sales Charge/Cargo Sales Charge(TSC/CSC) to do so or face severe sanctions. NCAA gave the deadline in a letter dated September 14, […]

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Air BP Presents Technical Services Offer, Low Carbon Solutions To Support Aviation Growth In Africa

   Air BP, the international aviation fuel products and services supplier, returns to Africa Aerospace and Defence (AAD) 2018 at Waterkloof Air Force Base in Pretoria, South Africa, this week as a Gold Sponsor. The company will use the event to share how its technical services offer and low carbon solutions can support aviation growth […]


FAAN Reopens Abuja Airport After Pulling Out SkyBird Aircraft That Overshoot Runway

    The Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria (FAAN) said it has reopened the Runway 22, Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport, Abuja for operations after pulling out the Gulfstream 4 aircraft that skidded of the runway. Recalled that the runway was partially closed for operations following the incident involving a Gulfstream 4 aircraft belonging to SkyBird […]


TRACON Facility Is In Order NAMA Insists

  …Refutes Lack Of Spare Parts Claim   The Nigerian Airspace Management Agency (NAMA) has stated categorically that the Total Radar Coverage of Nigeria (TRACON), project is working optimally. This is just as the agency also said that spare parts for the facility are regularly sourced from the manufacturer, Thales of France whenever required. An online […]


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TRACON: NAMA Cries Out Over Thales Of France Refusal To Provide Spare Parts

  …Begs FG To Intervene …Installs VHF Radios In 17 Airports …Fixes Navigational Aids In Over 12 Locations   The Nigerian Airspace Management Agency (NAM) has stated that it could not access spare parts of controversial Total Radar Coverage of Nigeria (TRACON) from the manufacturer, Thales of France, begging the Federal Government to intervene. This […]


Unions’ Planned Industrial Action Against MMA2 Threat To Aviation Industry —-Ojikutu

   …Says Unions Have Right To Protests But There Must Be Limits In The Sector   A member of aviation industry think tank group; Aviation Round Table (ART) and Chief Executive, Centurion Securities, Group Capt. John Ojikutu (rtd), has warned that the threats by unions in the aviation industry to disrupt the activities of the […]


FAAN, NCAA Officials Inspect Enugu Airport Runway

  … Say Facility Safe, Up To Standard …Give Enugu State Govt. Conditions To Operate Beyond 6.30pM ..Urge State Authority To Relocate Market,School   The Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria (FAAN) and the Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority (NCAA) have said that the runway at Akanu Ibiam International Airport is not only safe but that it […]


Kuru, AMCON Boss To Deliver Nigeria Travelsmart Colloquium Lecture

  Managing Director/Chief Executive Officer, Asset Management   Corporation of Nigeria (AMCON), Mr. Ahmed Lawan Kuru (ALK) will on Tuesday October 9, 2018 at the Eko Hotels and Suites, Lagos, address aviation stakeholders as guest speaker at the annual aviation colloquium. The forum is organised annually by NigeriaTravelsMart (NTM) to seek ways of improving professionalism in […]


Why Controversy Surrounding National Carrier Died Down—Usman, NCAA DG

  The Director General of the Nigeria Civil Aviation Authority (NCAA), Capt. Muktar Usman has stated that the controversy surrounding the proposed national carrier project died down because most Nigerian people are beginning to understand and key into the project. Speaking with journalists in Lagos, Capt. Usman who assured that the project was ongoing, adding that […]