Aviation

Mounting Debts: NAMA Threatens To Withdraw Services To Debtor Airlines, Aerodromes

    …Gives Feb. 28 As Deadline   The Nigerian Airspace Management Agency (NAMA) has given a 30-day final demand notice to debtor airlines and private /state owned airports to settle all outstanding debts owed to the agency. The 30-day ultimatum is coming following the refusal by the debtor airlines and private /state owned airports […]


 IATA, IUR Sign MoU To Strengthen Cooperation In Standard Setting, Inter-Operability Initiatives

  The International Air Transport Association (IATA) said it signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the International Union of Railways (UIC), to strengthen their cooperation in standard setting and interoperability initiatives, with a focus on data exchange standards supporting intermodal travel. Under the MoU, the collaboration opportunities will be explored from the dual perspectives […]


SAHCo PLC  Compels Senior Manager, Ochai Adamu To Resign After 21 Years  

  …Accuses SAHCo  PLC Of Singling Him Out For Resignation Without Following Proper Procedure       …He Resigned Voluntarily Ground Handler Insists Trouble is brewing between a Senior Manger of Skyway Aviation Handling Company (SAHCo),Plc, Mr Ochai Adamu and the management of the ground handling company  for allegedly forcing him to resign his  appointment, having worked for […]


Santos Aviation, 7-Stars Global Hangar Will Save Money For Airlines, Create Jobs

  Santos Aviation Limited, a new entrant into the Nigeria aviation industry, has stated that the birth of the organisation would  not only put an end to  the challenge of Nigerian aircraft owners going abroad to have their aircraft interiors refurbished  but that it would also save huge money for airlines. This is just as […]


Boeing Donates 250,000 Medical Masks To Battle Coronavirus In China

    Boeing today donated 250,000 medical-grade respiratory masks to address medical supply shortages in China. The masks will be provided to local health officials battling the spread of the Coronavirus in Wuhan City, Hubei Province and Zhoushan, Zhejiang Province. According Boeing President and CEO Dave Calhoun, “Our thoughts continue to be with all those […]


Boeing, Embraer Welcome Brazilian Approval Of Strategic Partnership

  Boeing and Embraer welcome the unconditional approval of their strategic partnership by the Administrative Council for Economic Defense (CADE)’s General-Superintendence (SG) in Brazil. The decision will become final within the next 15 days unless a review is requested by CADE Commissioners. The partnership has now received unconditional clearance from every regulatory jurisdiction with the […]


Cabo Verde Airlines chooses NAHCO Aviance As Its Ground Handler   

  The national airline of Cape Verde, Cabo Verde Airlines, has chosen foremost West Africa ground handling operator, Nigerian Aviation Handling Company (NAHCO) Aviance Plc, to handle its operations in Nigeria. With this development, Cabo Verde, a passenger and cargo airline based in Cape Verde joins the long list of African airlines handled by the […]


FG Upgrades Enugu Airport Navigational Facilities

  …To Be Calibrated Soon   The Federal Government through the Nigerian Airspace Management Agency (NAMA) has installed a brand-new CAT 2 Instrument Landing System / Distance Measuring Equipment (ILS/DME) at Akanu Ibiam International Airport, Enugu. According to NAMA, the new CAT 2 ILS replaces the old system which was installed in 2003. The installation […]


China’s Corona Virus: Begins Screening Of Arriving Passengers At Lagos Airport

  …As FAAN Urges Air Travellers, Airport Users To Submit Themselves For Routine Quarantine Checks As part of efforts to prevent the spread of the deadly Corona Virus, which broke out in China, the Murtala Muhammed International Airport (MMIA), Lagos has commenced screening of arriving passengers. This is just as the airport authority advised air travelers and […]


Airport Fire& Safety Cooperative Commissions Multi-Million Naira Hotel In Mafoluku

  …As New Exco Develops Robust Action Plan To Maintain Facility   The Airports Fire and Safety Cooperative Multiple Society has commissioned a multi-million naira hotel at Mafoluku Area of Lagos. The hotel which has 23 rooms has modern facilities to meet the needs of both members of the cooperative and customers that will patronise […]