Aviation

NCAA Warns Pilots, Airline Operators Over Adverse Weather Conditions

    The Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority (NCAA) has advised pilots and airline operators to exercise caution during flight operations in hazardous weather conditions as predicted by Nigerian Meteorological Agency (NIMET). An online statement signed by the General Manager, Public Relations, Mr. Sam Adurogboye stated that this warning was contained in an Advisory Circular (AC) […]


MMIA Road Construction: Get To Airport Early, FAAN Advises Passengers

    The Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria (FAAN) has advised passengers to leave their homes early, owing to the ongoing reconstruction of the road leading the international wing of the Murtala Muhammed Airport (MMA), Lagos. The ongoing project also involves the construction of a flyover at NAHCo/Toll Gate and drainage works and the construction […]


NAAPE Tasks Buhari On Construction Of Abuja Airport Second Runway

  …Vows To Continuously Promote Safety   The National Association of Aircraft Pilots and Engineers (NAAPE) has called on the President Muhammadu Buhari’s led administration to ensure the actualisation of the much talked about Nnamdi Azikiwe Airport(NAA),Abuja second runway project. This is just as the group tasked the President on the establishment of the suspended […]


Pilots, Engineers Organise Workshop To Promote Safety

  …To Institute Annual Aviation Safety Awards   The National Association of Aircraft Pilots and Engineers (NAAPE) has concluded arrangements to organise a workshop on promotion of safety in Nigeria aviation industry. According to the National President of NAAPE, Engr. Galadima Abednego, the essence of the forum, which is scheduled to hold on Thursday, March […]


Sirika, Lai Mohammed, Runsewe To Attend NANTA AGM In Lagos March 27

  … Makes N565B In Ticket Sales In 2018 The Minister of State for Aviation, Senator Hadi Sirika, the Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, the Director General of the National Council for Art and Culture(NCAC), Otunba Olusegun Runsewe and the Director General of the Nigerian Tourism Development Corporation(NTDC), Folarin Coker are among […]


Boeing CEO Muilengburg, Assures Ethiopian Airlines Of Support On Investigation Of Flight 302

  Boeing Chairman, President and CEO Dennis Muilenburg has stated that Boeing would continue to support the ongoing investigation on Boeing 737 MAX 8, flight 302 that crashed on March 10, 2019, killing 157 passengers and crew on board. This just as he expressed his deepest sympathy for the families of those who lost their […]


Abuja Airport 2Nd Runway: We Are Waiting For Clearance From BPE–Dunoma

  …Says Project Included In 2019 Budget   The Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria (FAAN) has disclosed that work on the much talked about Nnamdi Azikiwe Airport(NAI),Abuja second runway would commence as soon as the agency secures clearance from the Bureau of Public Procurement (BPP). He also revealed that the project has been included in […]


Boeing Acquires ForeFlight

  Boeing said it has completed the acquisition of ForeFlight, a leading provider of innovative mobile and web-based aviation applications. ForeFlight has partnered with Boeing for the past two years to bring aviators Jeppesen’s aeronautical data and charts through ForeFlight’s popular mobile platforms. Now, the teams will integrate talent and offerings to bring innovative, expanded […]


FAAN Uses PH, Abuja Terminals To Decongest Lagos Airport

  As part of efforts to ensure that passengers fly out of the country through other international terminals, the Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria (FAAN) has concluded plans to use  the new international terminal in Port Harcourt Omegwa and  the Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport (NAIA), Abuja to decongest  traffic at the Murtala Muhammed International Airport (MMIA), Lagos. The essence, FAAN […]


Aviation College Aircraft Makes Force Landing At Kaduna Airport

  A TB-9 aircraft belonging to the Nigeria College of Aviation Technology (NCAT) yesterday  afternoon forcefully landed at Kaduna Airport. A statement by the college stated the pilot made forced landing about 7 NM North –West of Kaduna Airport The statement added that the two occupants in the aircraft were not hurt and that they […]