Aviation

(Pictorial News) NAMA MD Receives SAHCOL Boss, Agboarumi

As part of its ongoing courtesy visits to aviation agencies to further cement the  existing relations,  the Skyway Aviation Handling Company(SAHCOL) led by its Managing Director, Mr. Basil Agboarumi recently  visited the Nigerian Airspace Management Agency(NAMA), where he was received by the Managing Director of the airspace agency, Capt. Fola Akinkuotu . See pix above.


Qatar Airways Flies 12 Thai Boys Rescued From Cave to U.K. For ‘Pride Of Britain’ Awards Ceremony

    In recognition of a truly inspirational story of strength and survival, Qatar Airways flew the Wild Boars football team, consisting of the 12 Thai children and their coach who were trapped inside a cave in Thailand for more than two weeks, from Thailand to London to take part in the ‘Pride of Britain’ […]


Ambassador Urges Nigerians To Participate In Ethiopian Airlines Packaged Great Run Marathon

    The new Ethiopian Ambassador to Nigeria, who assumed office in Abuja, Ambassador Solomon Abebe Tessema has invited Nigerians to take advantage of the Ethiopian Airlines package to participate in the 10k Marathon. He stated that the Embassy was partnering with Ethiopian Airlines in Nigeria to get more Nigerians to attend the Ethiopian Great […]


Oladapo Emerges NAHCo’s Chairman

    …As Asoluwatoyin Becomes Non Executive Director   The Nigerian Aviation Handling Company Plc (NAHCo) Aviance has appointed Mr. Sehinde Fadeni Oladapo as its new Chairman, Board of Directors. Oladapo takes over from Arc Usman Arabi Bello, who resigned from the position on Thursday, October 25, 2018. In a notice sent to the Nigerian […]


NAMA Director, Farouk Bags NIMechE Fellowship Award

    The Director of Safety Electronics and Engineering Services in the Nigerian Airspace Management Agency (NAMA), Engr. Farouk Ahmed Umar has been decorated with the fellowship award of the Nigerian Institution of Mechanical Engineers (NIMechE). The award ceremony which took place at the Grand Central Hotel in Kano during the institution’s 31st Annual General […]


Buhari Commissions Port Harcourt Airport Int’l Terminal

    …Say FG Making Deliberate Efforts To Fix Infrastructure In Transport Sector   President Muhammadu Buhari has stated that the Federal Government was making deliberate efforts to boost the capacities and infrastructure of the Nigeria’s transportation industry which was not attended to when they were built in the 70s and 80s,. Buhari said this […]


14 Years After: AIB Releases Pan Africa Airlines Accident Report

    …Bristow Helicopters, Aero, Emirates Too The Accident Investigation Bureau (AIB) today released the accident report on Pan African Airlines Nigeria Ltd Bell 412 EP Helicopter with the registration number 5N-BDZ, which crashed near SEDCO Energy Platform on July 26, 2004 a few minutes after takeoff, 14 years after the accident occurred. This is […]


Air Peace flights Propel Growth In Passengers’ Traffic At Akure Airport

    The Akure Airport Manager, Mrs Cecilia Oguama, has said that passengers’ traffic has tremendously improved with the commencement of flight by Air Peace to Akure following a partnership arrangement between the airline and the Ondo State Government. Oguama, explained that before now, the airport recorded low traffic of about 20 passengers but was […]


Boeing Forecasts Double Air Cargo Traffic In 20 Years

  Boeing projects that air cargo operators will need more than 2,600 freighters over the next two decades to keep up with increasing global freight traffic, which is expected to double with 4.2 percent growth annually. The 980 new medium and large freighters and 1,670 converted freighters will go toward replacing older airplanes and growing […]


NAL Severance Package: FG Begins Verification Of Ex-Staff

  …5,969 Fmr. Workers To Be Verified Nationwide   The Federal Government today began the verification of the beneficiaries of the N45 billion final severance packages for the ex-workers the defunct national carrier; Nigeria Airways (NAL). The Federal Government agencies carrying out the verification exercise are: the President Initiative on Continuous Audit, a department in […]