Aviation

2019: Olateru Promises To Upgrade AIB’s Infrastructure, Review Systems, Processes

  …Commends Staff For Their Support The Commissioner, Accident Investigation Bureau (AIB), Engr. Akin Olateru, has stated that in 2019, he would upgrade the bureau’s infrastructure, ensure constant review of its systems, processes and procedure, and invest more on human capital development. Olateru, an aircraft engineer, who stated this after taken a holistic assessment of […]


SAHCO PLC Celebrates Clients At Appreciation Dinner in Lagos

     The Skyway Aviation Handling Company (SAHCO) PLC has been commended for its consistency in delivering quality services and ensuring professionalism in the discharge of its duties. Speaking at the Clients Appreciation Dinner organised in Lagos for its customers, participants from airlines and cargo sub-sector, commended the ground handling company for improving aviation ground […]


FAAN Assures Air Travellers Of Its Readiness To Handle Passenger Traffic During Yuletide

    As yuletide approaches, the Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria(FAAN) has assured air travelers and other airport users that its network of airports across the country are fully prepared for the usual surge in passenger traffic that is the norm during the season. The assurance was given in an online statement issued by the […]


Buhari Commissions New Int’l Terminal At Abuja Airport

  …Says FG Committed To Making Hqtr Of Aviation In W/Africa President Muhammadu Buhari has stated that that the Federal Government was committed to making Nigeria the headquarter of aviation in the West Africa sub region. The unveiling of the new international terminal, which was funded by Chinese Exim Bank with counterpart funding from the […]


Boeing Delivers First 787-9 Dreamliner for Royal Air Maroc

  Boeing said that it has delivered the first 787-9 Dreamliner for Royal Air Maroc, introducing a second member of the super-efficient Dreamliner family to the airline’s fleet. According to Boeing the new airplane offers more seats and more range, which will help Morocco’s flag carrier grow its international business. According to the CEO and […]


Boeing Delivers The 787th 787 Dreamliner To AerCap

  Boeing today delivered the 787th 787 Dreamliner to come off the production line, marking a special milestone for the super-efficient airplane family and the fastest-selling twin-aisle jet in history. Since its first delivery in September, 2011, the 787 family has flown nearly 300 million passengers on more than 1.5 million flights around the world, […]


FAAN Collaborates With Banks, Contractors To Develop Aviation Infrastructure

  …Completes 2015, 2016 Financial Statements …Says It Is Credit Worthy …Records Marginal Increase In Aeronautical Revenue The Managing Director of the Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria (FAAN), Engr. Saleh Dunoma today stated that the agency would collaborate with its banks and contractors to develop aviation infrastructure and take FAAN to the next level This […]


SAHCo Canvasses Waivers For Ground Handlers

  The Chief Executive officer of Skyway Aviation Handling Company (SAHCo), Mr Basil Agboarumi has appealed to the Federal Government to also extend the waiver it gave to airline operators to ground handling companies in the country, as this would further enhance their operations. He said this while speaking at ‘A Night With Basil” an […]


BASL Restates Commitment To Seamless Flight Operations

  …Insists MMA2 Not Indebted To FAAN …Terminal Open For Operations …Says Withdrawal Of FAAN AVSEC Will Not Jeopardises Security At Terminal   The management of Bi-Courtney Aviation Services Limited (BASL), operators of the domestic wing of Murtala Muhammed Airport Terminal Two (MMA2), Ikeja, Lagos, has restated its commitment to ensure seamless flight operations and […]


NAMA Begins Flight Calibration Of Navigational Aids In 24 Airports

    NAMA Begins Flight Calibration Of Navigational Aids In 24 Airports Ahead of the yuletide, the Nigerian Airspace Management Agency (NAMA) has started a routine calibration of navigational facilities in 24 airports across the country. An online statement explained that when completed in two weeks’ time, the calibration exercise, which is targeted at putting […]