Aviation

Workers Day  : FAAN Felicitates With Staff

  …Commends Staff Resilience   The Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria(FAAN)has  felicitated  with its  labour force.as they prepare to celebrate  workers day  tomorrow  Saturday,May 1, 2021. According to a statement signed by the Managing Director /Chief Executive Officer of FAAN, Capt . Rabiu Yadudu, said the occasion will be used to celebrate  the most important […]


Sirika Fails To Initiate Establishment Of MRO Despite Inclusion On Six Point Agenda

…Government Not Serious About Creating Maintenance Hangar–Animashaun … MRO To Remain Elusive As Long As FG Is Regulating , Operating –Ojikutu     As Nigerian airlines continues to carry out major maintenance such as C and D Checks overseas, spending billions of Dollars, the Aviation Minister, Senator Hadi Sirika has failed to initiate the establishment […]


Travel Agents To Benefit From IATA/IATAN ID Card Expansion

    The International Air Transport Association (IATA) is expanding the benefits available to the travel agent community through the ID Card and the AgentExperience platform. Eligible travel professionals (in possession of an IATA or International Association of Travel Agents Network (IATAN) ID card can already access benefits such as special offers for flights, hotels, […]


NAMA  Obtains Licenses For 24 Newly Recruited ATCs

    …Recertifies  30     The Nigerian Airspace Management Agency (NAMA) has obtained licenses for 24 newly recruited Air Traffic Control(ATC) officers from the Nigerian Civil Aviation Organization (NCAA) after successfully undergoing the necessary training and examination on Aerodrome and Approach Control. This was disclosed in a statement by the Managing Director of NAMA […]


UNWTO,IATA Collaborate On Destination Tracker To Restore Confidence In Travel

    The World Tourism Organization (UNWTO) and the International Air Transport Association (IATA) have launched a Destination Tracker in preparation for the restart of international travel. The unveiling of the Tracker is the result of both organizations efforts to boost confidence and accelerate recovery of the tourism sector when borders reopen. The UNWTO-IATA Destination […]


Stakeholders Question N10B  Approved By FEC For Airports  Designated For Concession

    Stakeholders in the aviation  have  started interrogating  the rationale behind the  approval  by Federal Executive Council (FEC) for a  contract worth over N10 billion for the provision of Airport Management Solutions(AMS) for Abuja, Lagos, Kano, Port Harcourt and Enugu. international airports, which the Aviation Minister, Senator Hadi Sirika  has designated for concession. According […]


Multi-Modal Accident Investigation Body: Stakeholders Engagement Reaches 96%—Olateru, AIB-N Boss

  …Says Workers Welfare Topmost Priority   The Commissioner  and Chief Executive Officer of Accident Investigation Bureau- Nigeria(AIB-N), Engr. Akin Olateru  has stated that extensive consultation s with stakeholders towards establishing the Nigeria Safety Investigation Bureau (NSIB) has reached 96 per cent  and would be completed in the next two weeks. This just as he […]


No Govt. Official  Has Ever Put Pressure On Me To Take, Reverse Decision—Capt Nuhu

    …Says NCAA DId Not Delay In Grounding Azman Air … Regulatory Body Needed A Concrete Evidence To Sanction Airline   The Director General Of the Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority(NCAA), Capt. Musa Nuhu has stated that  no government official has ever interfere in his duties or put pressure on him to either take or […]


FAAN Advises Passengers, Drivers,Other Airport Users To Comply With COVID-19 Protocols

  The Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria (FAAN) has advised passengers, drivers and other airport users, particularly those at the General Aviation Terminal(GAT), Lagos, to always comply with all laid down protocols on COVID-19 to ensure safety of all airport users. A statement signed by the General Manger, Corporate Affairs, Mrs Henrietta Yakubu, emphasized that […]


Non Constitution Of BoDs By Sirika : Aviation Stakeholders Kick

  … Say  Minister  Has No Regard For Rule Of Law–Stakeholders     The failure by the Aviation Minister, Senator Hadi Sirika to constitute Board of Directors(BoDs)for aviation agencies close to six years after he became  a Minister has been described as blatant disregard for the rule of law and  attempt to have  total control […]