Aviation

National Assembly Begins Review of Acts Establishing Agencies

  …As Stakeholders State Positions The National Assembly today began a Three-Day stakeholders and General Public Hearing on the six Civil Aviation Amendment Bills, in line with what is obtained in other aviation climes The aviation agencies whose Executive bills are to be looked into are the Federal Airport Authority of Nigeria (FAAN), the Nigerian […]


NANTA Inaugurates 3 Standing Committees

  …Receives Complaints From Scammed Travelers By Briefcase Agents   The National Association of Nigeria Travel Agencies (NANTA) today formally and virtually inaugurated three standing committees of the Lagos Zone of the body. The committees are: Travel Policy and Standards Committee, Conduct and Disciplinary Committee and Advocacy & Outreach Committee. The Vice President, NANTA Lagos […]


Aviation Unions Lock Out  Sirika, Embarks On Warning Strike

  …Say No To Half Salaries …Concession Of Major Airports Dead On Arrival   Aviation unions today locked out the Aviation Minister, Senator Hadi Sirika as they embarked on warning strike (administrative strike) to demand for  full salaries for the staff of the Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria (FAAN)  and  stoppage of  the planned concession […]


ACI, IATA Call For Urgent Industry-Wide Support To Underpin Recovery

    Airports Council International (ACI) World and the International Air Transport Association (IATA) reinforced the urgent call for governments to use testing as a means to safely re-open borders and re-establish global connectivity and to prevent the systemic collapse of the aviation industry with non-debt generating financial support. The dual measures they stated would […]


Recovery,Sustainability Of Air Transport A Priority– Industry Leaders

  Despite the current crisis facing the global aviation industry, its commitment to pursuing sustainability remains strong, particularly as the sector starts to recover. Speaking at the Global Sustainable Aviation Forum, industry leaders reiterated that long-term climate action should be a priority alongside economic recovery in the coming years. Executive Director of the cross-industry Air […]


Safety Backbone Of Aviation—Olateru, AIB Boss

  ..Says Industry Committed To Zero Accident Despite Recent Accident   The Commissioner/Chief Executive Officer of Accident Investigation Bureau (AIB), Nigeria, Engr. Akin Olateru has described safety as the backbone of aviation and that without it the industry would be meaningless. This is just as he stated that the industry was committed to achieving zero […]


Route Deal: Always Involve NCAA, Aviation Ministry, Embassy, Capt. Nuhu Advises Nigerian Airlines

  The Director General of the Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority (NCAA), Capt Musa Nuhu has advised Nigerian airlines to always involve the regulatory body, Nigeria Embassy in that country and the Aviation Ministry when negotiating their services. Nuhu  gave the advise when speaking at  the  League of Airports and Aviation Correspondents(LAAC) Gateway Forum  via Zoom […]


Capacity Development: BAGAIA Advocates All Inclusive Training For IPIAAM Personnel

    The Minister of Maritime and Economy Cabo Verde, Dr. Paulo Gerida ​is considering an idea canvassed by the Banjul Accord Group Accident Investigation Agency (BAGAIA) to increase training of personnel in  its Institute for the Prevention and Investigation of Aeronautical and Maritime Accidents (IPIAAM), to ensure that  investigators are drafted from the body […]


Only Airline With AOC, Functional, Can Access FG Planned Palliative—Nuhu, NCAA DG

  …Says AON Will Not Presenting Moribund Carriers   The Director General of the Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority (NCAA), Capt. Musa Nuhu has stated categorically that only functional airlines in the country would be eligible to access the much awaited and talked about Federal Government palliative. Nuhu, who disclosed this while fielding questions at the […]


Domestic Cargo Agents Appeal To FG Fix Cargo Sheds Across Airports

  …Says Bi-Courtney’s Cargo Charges Exorbitant  The Chairman of Domestic Airports Cargo Agents Association (DACAA), Chief Monday Subair, has appealed to the Federal Government through the Federal Airport Authority of Nigeria (FAAN) to put the cargo shed at the   General Aviation Terminal (GAT) also known as terminal one Murtala Muhammed Airport (MMA), Lagos to make […]