Aviation

FAAN, NCAA Officials Inspect Enugu Airport Runway

  … Say Facility Safe, Up To Standard …Give Enugu State Govt. Conditions To Operate Beyond 6.30pM ..Urge State Authority To Relocate Market,School   The Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria (FAAN) and the Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority (NCAA) have said that the runway at Akanu Ibiam International Airport is not only safe but that it […]


Kuru, AMCON Boss To Deliver Nigeria Travelsmart Colloquium Lecture

  Managing Director/Chief Executive Officer, Asset Management   Corporation of Nigeria (AMCON), Mr. Ahmed Lawan Kuru (ALK) will on Tuesday October 9, 2018 at the Eko Hotels and Suites, Lagos, address aviation stakeholders as guest speaker at the annual aviation colloquium. The forum is organised annually by NigeriaTravelsMart (NTM) to seek ways of improving professionalism in […]


Why Controversy Surrounding National Carrier Died Down—Usman, NCAA DG

  The Director General of the Nigeria Civil Aviation Authority (NCAA), Capt. Muktar Usman has stated that the controversy surrounding the proposed national carrier project died down because most Nigerian people are beginning to understand and key into the project. Speaking with journalists in Lagos, Capt. Usman who assured that the project was ongoing, adding that […]


Stakeholders’ Forum: NAMA Confirms Sirika’s Participation

    The Nigerian Airspace Management Agency (NAMA) has confirmed that the Minister of State, Aviation, Senator Hadi Sirika would lead a high-powered Federal Government delegation to its first stakeholders’ interactive section forum this year in Lagos. According to NAMA, the minister, who has confirmed attendance, will be the special guest of honour and he […]


Boeing Forecasts 219,750 Pilots, 21,750 Technicians, 266,750 Cabin Crew In Asia Pacific Region Next 20 Years

  …To Account For More Than One –Third Of Global Demand   Boeing reports that the Asia Pacific region will have the greatest global demand for new civil aviation personnel over the next 20 years. The region is projected to account for 33 per cent of the global need for pilots, 34 per cent for […]


AIB To Review Operating Regulations To Meet Current Global Aviation Challenges

  Accident Investigation Bureau (AIB) is to review its existing regulations to accommodate latest changes in the global aviation industry. The review is part of efforts to further enhance its performance especially in the area of incident and accident investigation This is just as the agency restated its determination to ensure that its operation conforms […]


Fraudulent Ticketing: NCAA Warns Intending Air Travellers Against Patronising Unregistered Travel Agencies

  …It Is A Welcome Development—Bernard, NANTA President   The Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority (NCAA) has advised all intending travellers to stop patronising unregistered travel agencies. The is just as the National Association of Nigeria Travel Agencies(NANTA) said that the advice by the regulatory body is a good development for the association. This is due […]


ATSSSAN Led Industrial Action Looms At MMA2 Over Sack Of 26 Workers

   …Gives BASL 14 Days To Rescind Decision  …Appeals To FG To Allow NCAT Staff Retire At 65  …Urges BPE To Compel SAHCOL To Enlist At Stock Market   The Air Transport Services Senior Staff Association(ATSSSAN) has given Bi-Courtney Aviation Services Limited(BASL) ,operator of the only private terminal in the country 14 days to recall […]


Aviation Union Cries Out, As Air Force Takes Over FAAN Land At Maiduguri Airport

    …Constructs Structure On Agency Land Meant For Cargo Expansion The National Union of Air Transport Employees (NUATE) has cried out over the encroachment on the land of the Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria (FAAN) at the Maiduguri Airport by the Nigeria Air Force (NAF). A document obtained by AbelNewsng.com dated April 3, 2018, […]


Resort Group Names Rodger Whittle Executive Director

  The board of the Resort Group has appointed Mr. Rodger Whittle as its new Group Executive Director. An online statement issued by the spokesman of Bi-Courtney Aviation Services Limited (BASL), a member of the Resort Group and operators of the Murtala Muhammed Airport Two (MMA2), Steve Omolale, quoted the board as saying that “Whittle […]