Aviation

FG Fines UK Based Flairjet For Violating Nigerian Civil Aviation Regulations

  The Federal Government has  fined the UK based Flairjet Legacy 600 aircraft  with registration number G-ERFX  and with 13 passenger on board N500, 000.00k each for  violating  the  Nigerian Civil Aviation Regulations (NCARs) about a week ago  by operating commercial flight instead of the approved humanitarian  flight. The Aviation Minister, Senator Hadi Sirika, who […]


ART Expresses Displeasure Over Botched Air Peace Evacuation Flight From Canada

    …Asks FG To Stand Firm Against Discriminatory, Unfriendly Act The Aviation Safety Roundtable Initiative (ART) has expressed its displeasure at the botched Air Peace evacuation flight for stranded Nigerians in Canada due to the prevalent global lockdown caused by the Coronavirus pandemic The aviation think-thank group registered its position in a statement signed […]


Attempt To Use Ethiopian Airline To Evacuate Nigerians Stranded In Canada intolerable—Nnaji

  …Summons COVID-19 Presidential Task Force, Ministries Of Foreign Affairs, Aviation The Chairman House of Representatives Committee on Aviation, Honourable Nnolim Nnaji has warned that any attempt to use foreign airline to evacuate stranded Nigerians from Canada would not be condoned by the House. This is just as the Committee has summoned the COVID-19 Task […]


Eid -el-Fitri: FAAN Salutes Nigerians

  As Muslim faithfuls across the world prepares for the Eid-el-Fitri celebration, which connotes the end of the Ramadan fasting, the Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria (FAAN) has felicitated with Nigerians on this occasion. Felicitation to Muslims faithfuls in the country was conveyed in a statement signed by the General Manager, Corporate Affairs, FAAN, Mrs […]


ACI, IATA Outline Roadmap For Aviation Industry Restart  

      Airports Council International (ACI) World and the International Air Transport Association (IATA) have called on governments to ensure any new measures introduced for airports and airlines in the wake of COVID-19 are supported by scientific evidence and are consistent across the world. The aviation sector has been brought to a standstill and […]


FG Must Pay Staff Of Agencies Mobilisation, Allowances Before Relocation—ATSSSAN President

… Says Unions Not Against Relocation But…   The President of Air Transport Services Senior Staff Association of Nigeria (ATSSSAN), has stated that the industry unions would ensure total mobilisation and payment of full allowances to staff in any of the agencies that is relocated out of their station to the Federal Capital Territory (FCT), […]


NAMA Insists AIS Automation Is On Course

  The Nigerian Airspace Management Agency (NAMA) has stated that the implementation of Aeronautical Information Service (AIS) automation was on course contrary to insinuations in the media. The statement that was allegedly released by the Aeronautical Information Management Association of Nigeria (AIMAN) was quoted as saying that, “NAMA management has neglected the implementation of the […]


7-Star Global Hangar Targets 700,000 Face Masks Weekly

  … Says Face Masks From The Factory Is 100% Safe With a target of 500 sewing machines, 500 tailors, leading aircraft maintenance facility in West and Central Africa, 7-Stars Global Hangar has already built up production capacity for 700,000 face masks per week.. Although, 7-Stars Hangar has been into  upholstery for aircraft seats and […]


FAAN Denies Releasing Travel Guidelines For Air Travellers

  Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria (FAAN) has stated that the post COVID-19 travel guidelines for air travellers release by one Tayo Olu did not emanate from the agency. The clarification was made in a statement signed by the General Manager, Corporate Affairs, FAAN, Mrs Henrietta Yakubu. Yakubu explained that though FAAN was working on […]


US Navy Awards Boeing $3.1B Contract For Cruise Missile Systems

  The U.S. Navy has awarded Boeing a combined $3.1 billion in contracts for Harpoon and Standoff Land Attack Missile Expanded Response (SLAM ER) weapon systems in support of Foreign Military Sales (FMS). Speaking on the deal, Vice President, Boeing Weapons, Cindy Gruensfelder, “We are pleased to continue our long legacy of partnering with the […]