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Ahead ICAO Audit: NAMA Spearheads Collaborative Action On Runway Safety

Nigerian Airspace Management Agency (NAMA) is to  organise a two-day workshop targeted at improving safety of air navigation within the runway and associated airside facilities at the airports. Speaking on the coming event, the Managing Director of NAMA, Engr. Ibrahim Abdulsalam noted that the workshop is expected to eventually “culminate into the inauguration of runway […]


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FAAN Begins Process To Construct New, Befitting Corporate Headquarters

The Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria (FAAN), said it has commenced the process of the constructing of a new, befitting corporate headquarters. The initiative is coming some days after the Minister of Transport, Hon. Rotimi Amaechi on his first visit to the corporate headquarters of FAAN directed that the authority commence the procedure for the […]


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FAAN Partners FRSC On Safety, Security On MMIA Access Road

The Managing Director of the Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria (FAAN), Engr. Saleh Dunoma, has said that the authority would continue to do its best to ensure safety and security on the Murtala Muhammed International Airport (MMIA) Access Road, Lagos. A statement by the General Manager, Corporate Affairs, FAAN, Mr Yakubu Dati, stated that Dunoma […]


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FAAN Prepares To Handle 30m Passengers, As Int’l Terminal Nears Completion

…Assures Passengers, Airport Users Of Better Services The Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria (FAAN) has said that it was making adequate preparation to handle the expected 30 million passengers’ traffic at the completion of work at the international airport terminal building under construction in Lagos. This is just as the agency said that apart from […]


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Airport Terminals Privatisation Will Bring About Efficient Mgt—Ex AON Scribe

… Says MMA2 Still Best Terminal Despite Remodelling Others The former Assistance General Secretary of Airline Operators (AON), Alhaji Muhammed Tukur, has said that he is in support of plans by the Federal Government to privatise the four major airports in the country for effective and efficient management. This is just as he opined that […]


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Heathrow Celebrates 70th Anniversary In 2016

Heathrow  Airport marks 70 years since it officially became a commercial airport. Over the course of 2016, Heathrow will be celebrating a number of key moments with colleagues, passengers and the local community to mark this significant anniversary. May 31 is the official date of Heathrow’s birthday marking 70 years since the then newly named […]


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NCAA Tasks Domestic Airlines On Plans To Pay Outstanding Debts

…Felicitates With Air Travellers, Operators, Stakeholders The Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority(NCAA) has urged domestic airlines that are owing aviation agencies the 5 per cent Ticket Sales Charge(TSC), Charter and Cargo Sales Charges(CSC) to put in place modalities for servicing the outstanding debts. The General Manager, Public Relations, NCAA, Mr Sam Adurogboye, who said this in […]


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Get A Befitting Headquarters, Amaechi Tells FAAN

The Transport Minister Rotimi Amaechi has told the Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria (FAAN) to get appropriate and befitting headquarters for the agency in view of the huge revenue it generates. Amaechi, who was not comfortable with what he observed, said this at the agency’s headquarters at the Murtala Muhammed Airport (MMA), Lagos, shortly before […]


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Etihad Airways Unveils World-Class Medical Facility For Employees

Etihad Airways, the national airline of the United Arab Emirates, has opened the doors to a new world-class medical facility in Abu Dhabi for its 23,800 employees. The complex includes an aviation clinic, employee visa medical centre, as well as an Emirates ID centre. Speaking on the development, Etihad Airways’ Chief People and Performance Officer, […]


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NAMA Boss Tasks Aviators On Accurate Statistical Data

The Managing Director of the Nigerian Airspace Management Agency (NAMA), Engr. Ibrahim Abdulsalam, has charged the Aviation Statistical Committee of the Federal Ministry of Transport to justify its existence by ensuring that data produced on Nigerian air transportation is credible, reliable and harmonised to meet international best practices. Abdulsalam, who made these remarks in a […]