Medview Airline Begins Hajj Operations Tomorrow, Takes Delivery Of Boeing 777 Aircraft

    Med-View Airline is one of the carriers approved by the Federal Government for this year’s Hajj operations and the carrier has consistently done so for the past 10 years. Speaking on the airlift of pilgrims, the Executive Director (Technical) for Medview Airlines, Alhaji Lookman Animashaun said that the airline would be airlifting 770 […]

NCAA Begins Certification Of Aviation Security Screeners

  The Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority (NCAA) has commenced full implementation of certification of all Aviation Security Screeners in the nation’s airports. An online statement signed by the Director General of NCAA, Capt. Mukhtar Usman, said that the certification is in accordance with the provision of  the International Civil Aviation Organisation(ICAO) Certification System (Annex 17 […]

Two Aircraft Collides At Wasilla Airport In Alaska

  Two single engine aircraft; turboprop and Cessna  yesterday  collided at Wasilla Airport in Alaska while trying to land on the same runway at the same time The Federal Aviation Administration closed the airport after the accident was reported about 1:30 p.m. The airport was still closed early Friday evening. There were two people in […]

Airport Runway Pothole, Jet-A1 Scarcity Force Int’l Carriers To Fly Smaller Aircraft Into Abuja

  Facts have emerged why international airlines operating into the country through the Nnamdi Azikwe Airport (NAA), Abuja have decided to operate smaller aircraft instead of the wide body airplanes. Investigation by Abelnews .com revealed  that foreign airlines resulted to operating smaller aircraft  into the country through NAA instead of the bigger wide body airplanes […]

NANTA Partners Med-View Airlines, “Brands” It National Carrier

  … Promises To Commercially Support Airline’s Growth The President, National Association of Nigeria Travel Agencies (NANTA) Mr. Bankole Bernard has promised to commercially support the growth of Medview Airline as national carrier. Speaking during a courtesy visit to the Managing Director of Medview Airlines, Alhaji Muneer Bankole, at its corporate office in Ikeja, Lagos, […]

AON Tasks FG On Aviation Fuel Shortage

  The Airline Operators of Nigeria (AON) has called on the Federal Government to as a matter of urgency tackle the acute shortage of aviation fuel that the country has been experiencing in recent times. The call was made by the Chairman of AON Capt. Nogie Meggison on the heels of a consistent unavailability of […]

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NDLEA Arrests Malian, 4 Nigerians With 4,580KGS of Drugs In Kano

    The National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) has arrested a Malian and four Nigerians in connection with illegal sales of four thousand, five hundred and eighty kilogrammes (4,580kgs) of psychotropic drugs in Kano. According to NDLEA, the seized drugs comprising 2,592kgs of codeine cough syrups and 1,988kgs of tramadol were recovered from five […]

Dana Air Rewards Winners Of National Travel Essay Competition

    Dana Air has rewarded students with free tickets for their brilliant performance at the 7th edition of the National Travel Essay Competition and 6th Air Transport Youth Empowerment Seminar. The event was held at the training hall of the Nigerian Civil Aviation (NCAA) Headquarters Annex, Murtala Muhammed International Airport, Ikeja, Lagos. Themed: Choosing […]

2016 Hajj Operation: FAAN Assure Pilgrims Of Safety, Security At Airports

  The Managing Director of the Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria, Engr. Saleh Dunoma, said that safety and security will be the focus of all airports for the 2016 Hajj operations commencing on Monday. He stated this at the Sadiq Abubakar III International Airport, Sokoto. The Managing Director, who was represented by the Director of […]

Passengers Stranded As SAA Aircraft Picks Up Sharp Objects At Abuja Airport Runway

  South Africa Airways Johannesburg bound passengers are lamenting their stay in Abuja hotel for four days due to the damage to the airline’s aircraft landing gears at the Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport (NAIA), Abuja manage by the Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria (FAAN). Abelnews learnt that the passengers, who are tired of staying in […]