Aviation

FG Approves Construction Of AIB Headquarters, Training School In Abuja

      …I Used To Hawk Boiled Corn In Ogbomoso–Olateru As part of efforts to ensure that Accident T Investigation Bureau (AIB) , Nigeria gets world class investigators to take on any incident and accident investigation, the Federal Executive Council(FEC) has approved  the  construction of the Bureau’s headquarters and  training school in Abuja. This […]


AIB States Need To Partner Critical Stakeholders To Boost Accident Investigation In Difficult Terrain

  The Commissioner  and Chief Executive Officer of Accident T Investigation Bureau(AIB)  Nigeria  has stated that the agency must partner with critical stakeholders in other sector to be able to carry out its air accident investigation  in the event that an accident occurred in a very difficult terrain He listed the critical stakeholders  to include […]


Corruption Constitutes Unusual, Extra Ordinary Threat To National Security—Yadudu, FAAN Boss

      …As ICPC Inaugurates FAAN Anti-Corruption, Transparency Unit Members     The Managing Director of FAAN, Capt. Rabiu Yadudu, has stated that corruption constitutes an unusual and extra ordinary threat to national security and socio-economic development of Nigeria. This is just as the Independent Corrupt Practices Commission (ICPC) today, inaugurated members of FAAN […]


Lagos State Government Inspects Lagos Airport Int’l Wing, Says FAAN Is Good To Go

  …Agency Fully Complied With Laid Down COVID-19 Protocols Ahead of the re-start of international flight operations at the Murtala Muhammed International Airport, Lagos on Saturday September 5, 2020, the Lagos State Government has expressed satisfaction at the level of preparedness of the Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria(FAAN) to restart. A statement issued by General […]


FAAN Pays Courtesy Visit On Lagos Governor

…Discuses MIMA Reopening  Post COVID-19  As part of preparations for the reopening of Murtala Muhammed International Airport, Lagos for flight operations, the management of Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria (FAAN) on Tuesday, September 1, 2020, paid a courtesy visit to the Executive Governor of Lagos State, His Excellency, Governor Babajide Sanwoolu. In his remarks, the […]


FG Approves Restructuring OF NCAA

­ …Disengages 3 Directors The Federal Government has approved the restructuring of the Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority (NCAA), the regulatory   agency of the aviation Industry in the country. A statement issued by the Director General of NCAA, Capt Musa Nuhu said that the restructuring affected the Directorates which are the major organs of the […]


AIB Confirms Validity Of Crashed Quorum Aviation Helicopter’s CoA, AOC

  … Says Chopper Has No Black Box …Preliminary Report Ready In Four Weeks   The Commissioner/Chief Executive Officer of Accident Investigation Bureau (AIB), Engr. Akin Olateru Nigeria has confirmed that the Bell Helicopter 206-B III, with serial Number 3216, Engine Model Allison 250–C20B with the nationality registration marks 5N-BQW operated by Quorum Aviation that […]


Concession: Aviation Unions Stage Peaceful Protest At Lagos Airport

   …Say Process Not Transparent, Shrouded In Secrecy Aviation unions made up of Air Transport Services Senior Staff Association of Nigeria (ATSSSAN) National Union of Air Transport Employees (NUATE), Association of Nigeria Aviation Professionals (ANAP) and the National Union of Pensioners (NUP) today staged a peaceful protest on the concession of the airports. The unions […]


AIB Confirms Crash Of Quorum Aviation Helicopter Crash, Begins Investigation

…We informed AIB,NCAA Immediately We Got the News—Quorum Aviation   The Accident Investigation Bureau (AIB), Nigeria has confirmed the accident involving a Helicopter Bell 206B3 with the nationality registration Marks 5N-BQW operated by Quorum Aviation that claimed two lives and one hospitalised. The flight which crashed into a building at the Opebi Area of Ikeja […]


 FAAN Laments Loss Of Over 90% IGR To COVID-19

  … Lost N17.5B Of Aeronautic Charges In 23 Weeks To Pandemic … As Customers Default On Payment, Begs For Payment Suspension, Deferral, Waivers   The Managing Director of Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria (FAAN), Capt.  Hamisu Yadudu has disclosed that the agency Internally Generated Revenue (IGR) reduced by over 90 per cent in the […]