Aviation

Boeing Advances Biofuels, Recycling, Conservation

  …Beats Greenhouse Gas Reduction Goal By 7.3% At Work Sites Boeing today released its 2019 Global Environment Report, highlighting how the company is building cleaner, more fuel-efficient airplanes and finding innovative ways to recycle and conserve resources. In 2018, Boeing unveiled its new environment strategy through 2025 with ambitious goals to innovate products for […]


Our Airports Are Fully Prepared For Sallah Celebration—FAAN

    The Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria (FAAN) has assured airport users that Nigerian airports under its management are fully ready to play host to air travellers during this Sallah celebration. An online statement by the General Manager, Corporate Affairs, FAAN, Mrs. Henrietta Yakubu, stated that as part of preparations to ensure seamless facilitation […]


NCAT Records 1,821 Students At Open Day

  …Says The Programme Achieved Its Aim …Event An Eye Opener The Nigerian College of Aviation Technology (NCAT), Zaria, has stated that 1,821 students from 74 secondary schools in three Northern states attended the one day Open Day Programme with the theme:” Understanding What We Do Here”  organised  by the institution. The school said that […]


Demuren Leads Speakers At Aviation Correspondents’ 23rd Annual Conference

    Former Director-General of the Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority (NCAA), Dr Harold Demuren has been selected as the Lead Speaker at the forthcoming Conference and Awards of the League of Airport and Aviation Correspondents (LAAC) scheduled for Wednesday, July 17,2019  at Raddison Blu Hotel, Ikeja,Lagos. Speaking recently with the Conference and Award Committee at […]


NCAA Revokes Pilot’s Licence For Operating With Expired Medical Certificate

  …Issues Letter Of Sanction …To Return Invalidated Licence To Director of Licensing Within Seven Days   The Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority (NCAA) has revoked the Airline Transport Pilot’s Licence ATPL of a Pilot for operating with expired medical certificate. This, according to an online statement issued by the General Manager, Public Relations, Mr Sam […]


International Airports In Nigeria Have EOC—Yadudu, FAAN Boss

  The Managing Director of the Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria (FAAN), Capt. Rabiu Yadudu has stated that all international airports in the country have an Emergency Operation Centre (EOC). This is just as he also said that EOC is not only one of the primary requirements to build an airport but it is part […]


NAHCo Secures ISAGO Certification For Kano Station

  The Nigerian Aviation Company PLC (NAHCo aviance) said that it has secured further certification of its operations with the recent ISAGO certificate issued by IATA for its operations in Kano. A statement signed by the Manager, Communications & Corporate Services, Tayo Ajakaye, said that the new IATA Safety Audit for Ground Operations (ISAGO) Registration […]


FAAN MD,Yadudu Interacts With Airline Operators

    ..Says New Mgt. Open To Advice, Constructive Criticisms The Managing Director of the Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria, Capt Rabiu Hamisu Yadudu today met with Airline Operators of Nigeria (AON) and Airline Operating Committee (AOC), with assurance that the new management would be open to advice and constructive criticisms. According to an online […]


Sirika Hands Over To Permanent Secretary Ministry Of Transport

  Former Minister of State, Aviation Senator Hadi Sirika today handed over the mantle of leadership to the Permanent Secretary of the Ministry of Transportation, Alhaji Sabiu Zakari, The hand over is coming as the nation awaits the inauguration of President Muhammadu Buhari for a second term tomorrow. Speaking at the event, Senator Sirika attributed […]


Condition Of Service: Sirika Fulfils Promise, Leads Unions To Wages Commission

                                         In fulfilment of his promise to striking Aviation Unions on Wednesday, Sen. Hadi Sirika, Minister of State for Aviation, yesterday called on the National Salaries Income and Wages Commission (NSIWC) to produce an improved conditions of service for staff of the Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority (NCAA). Sirika made the call when […]