Aviation

NCAA investigates Helicopter Landing On Benin –Ore Highway

  The Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority (NCAA) has stated that that it was fully aware of the viral video of the Helicopter that landed on the highway and would investigate the matter. A statement by the General Public Relations, Mr Sam Adurogboye said that initial reports indicate that the helicopter is owned by Tropical Arctic […]

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FAAN Vows To Punish Decisively Any Staff Fingered In Drug Trafficking

  The Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria (FAAN) has stated that it would take decisive action against any staff of the agency who connived with drug traffickers in baggage tagging across airports in the country This is just as the agency said that those found guilty would be dealt with in accordance with the law. […]


Iyayi, Topbrass Aviation CEO To Deliver Paper At LAAC 23Rd 2019 Conference

      The Chief Executive Officer of TopBrass Aviation Limited, Capt. Roland Iyayi, the League of Airports and Aviation Correspondents (LAAC) has stated would be among the two top aviation personalities to deliver papers at the association’s forthcoming 23rd annual conference and awards. According to LAAC, the theme of the conference, which is: ‘Boosting […]


Encroachment: FAAN Partners Enugu State Government

    The Managing Director of the Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria (FAAN), Capt. Hamisu Yadudu has stated that the authority was collaborating with Enugu State Government to address the menace of airport encroachment at the Akanu Ibiam International Airport, Enugu. A statement by the General Manager, Corporate Affairs, Mrs. Henrietta Yakubu stated that Yadudu […]


FAAN Making Efforts To Reduce Air Pollution At Airports—Capt. Yadudu

  …As UN Advises Govts, To Introduce Tax Pollution, End Fossil Fuel subsidies, Stop Building New Coal Plants, The Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria (FAAN) has stated that it was making efforts at reducing air pollution at all the nation’s airports. The Managing Director, FAAN, Capt. Hamisu Yadudu, while speaking at the international wing of […]


International Airlines Group Indicates Intention To Buy 200 Boeing 737 MAX Airplanes

  …Purchase To Include 737 MAX 8,MAX 10 Jets One of the world’s largest airline groups has made known its plans to build its future fleet with the Boeing 737 MAX with an intention to purchase 200 MAX jets. International Airlines Group (IAG) and Boeing, said that the two companies have been in discussions regarding […]


GECAS Orders 10,737-800 Boeing Converted Freighters, Adds 15 Options

        GE Capital Aviation Services (GECAS) has signed an agreement with Boeing at the Paris Air Show exercising 10 purchase rights to firm orders and adding 15 more purchase rights for the 737-800 Boeing Converted Freighter (BCF). SVP and Manager, GECAS Cargo, Richard Greener, “Our leasing customers are very pleased with the […]


FG Appoints Capt. Mukhtar Yusuf As DAO

The Federal Government has appointed Capt. Mukhtar  Yusuf Muye as the Director of Airport Operations, DAO, of the Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria, FAAN.  A highly trained Commercial and Multi –Engine Instruments Pilot, Capt. Muye has had a distinguished career in the Nigerian Aviation Industry. Until his recent appointment in the FAAN, he had worked […]


NCAA Approves AMO Certification For DAV-AAKY Nigeria Limited To Carry Out NDT Inspections

      The Nigeria Civil Aviation Authority (NCAA) has issued an Approved Maintenance Organisation (AMO) Certificate on Non Destructive Testing (NDT) to indigenous Company, DAV-AAKY Nigeria Limited based in Lagos to carry out NDT inspection to ensure aircraft airworthiness and serviceability. With this development, the company is now approved to inspect and carry out […]


FAAN To Close Lagos Airport International Apron Gate 1 For 6 Weeks

    The Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria (FAAN) stated that effective from today Friday June 7, 2019, the Murtala Muhammed International Airport’s Apron Gate 1 and some sections of Taxiway F would be closed to human and vehicular traffic for six weeks. A statement issued by the General Manager, Corporate Affairs, Mrs Henrietta Yakubu, […]