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NAMA Embarks On Strategic Mgt Training With ASCON

…Pledges Partnership With Runway Safety Teams The Nigerian Airspace Management Agency (NAMA) has concluded arrangements with the Administrative Staff College of Nigeria (ASCON) Badagry on the training of various categories of personnel in the agency. The training which will focus largely on administrative processes, procedures and practices is intended to treat modules such as Strategic […]


Airbus Helicopters Begins Promotion Of H175 Aircraft In Nigeria

Airbus Helicopters has embarked on the promotion of the H175 through a demo tour in Lagos, Nigeria from 20 to 22 April 2016 with several key oil and gas operators. Speaking at event to herald the coming and unveiling of the helicopter, the Vice President ,Head of Operational Marketing, Airbus Helicopters, Regis Magnac ,explained that […]


NCAA Orders Airlines To Remit All Unremitted Funds Within 60 Days

The Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority (NCAA) has directed all Airlines (Domestic and Charter) operating in the country to forward in full un-remitted funds accruable to the authority within 60 days without further delay. The General Manager, Public Relations, Mr Sam Adurogboye, who made this known in a statement, stated that the directive was handed down […]


Ministerial Committee On Airport Security Backs MMA2 On Regional Flights

The Ministerial Committee on Airport Security has thrown its weight behind the commencement of regional operations at the Murtala Muhammed Airport Two (MMA2), Lagos, operated by Bi-Courtney Aviation Services Limited (BASL). The Air Commodore H. Tukur-led committee, which was set up by the Federal Government to assess the security situation in all Nigerian airports, also […]


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ACI Commends FAAN Over Successful ICAO Audit

The Director General of the Airport Council International (ACI), Angela Gittens, has commended the Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria (FAAN) for the success it achieved recently during the International Civil Aviation Organisation (ICAO) Universal Safety Oversight Audit Programme (USOAP). Gittens stated this in an interview at the just concluded 55th Airport Council International (ACI) Africa […]


Again, NAHCo Shines At Nigerian Risk Awards

…Cuts Cargo Claims Payment To N177,000 From N53m …Appoints Arc Usman Bello NAHCo Free Zone Chairman Nigeria’s leading ground handling company, the Nigerian Aviation Handling Company Plc, (NAHCo Aviance) said it has again confirmed its leadership position in the industry by emerging the overall winner in the Public/Technology/Healthcare/Transportation and Aviation Industry category of the 2015/2016 […]


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Abolish Landing Costs For Perishable Items Carrier, Cargo Expert Tells FG

  The Chief Executive Officer of FMC Aviation Services Limited, Mr. Herbert Odika, has appealed to the Federal Government to remove landing costs for carriers of perishable items to encourage exports in the country. Odika who made the call while exchanging views with aviation correspondents in his office at Ikeja, also called on the Federal […]


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NUATE Scribe Describes Alleged N6.9B Fraud In NAMA A Shame

The Acting General Secretary of the National Union of Air Transport Employees (NUATE), Comrade Olayinka Abioye, has described the recent revelation at the Nigerian Airspace Management Agency (NAMA), alleging that some management staff defrauded the agency of N6.9 billion as a shame to the aviation industry. Abioye also called on the Federal Government to extend […]


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Aviation Challenges: FAAN Calls For Collaboration Among Stakeholders

The Managing Director of Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria (FAAN), Engr. Sale Dunoma, said that it will continue to play a leading role in advocating collaboration among aviation stakeholders to address major challenges in development of the air transport sector in Africa. An online statement by the General Manager, Corporate Affairs, FAAN, Mr Yakubu Dati, […]


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Airspace Managers Throw Weight Behind New Management

Airspace Managers across the nation’s airports under the aegis of Airspace Managers’ Forum has thrown their weight behind the current management of the Nigerian Airspace Management Agency (NAMA), led by the Acting Managing Director of NAMA, Engr. Emma Anasi in its effort to sustain the gains of air safety in the country. Speaking at this […]