You Are Browsing ‘Aviation’ Category

The Managing Director of Nigerian Airspace Management Agency (NAMA), Engr.  Ibrahim Abdulsalam at a recent media chat speaks on why the agency did not ground airlines indebted to the organisation, its plan to do calibration business and the payment of the debts owed Messrs Thales SA of France, the contractor...

By Abel Orukpe, Lagos   The African Business Aviation Association (AfBAA), said that it has restructure to add professional members to its membership...

The National Association of Air Transport Employees (NUATE), has called on the President-elect Muhammadu Buhari to appoint an aviator as the next aviation minister in order to move the industry forward. NUATE’s Assistant General Secretary, Comrade Olayinka Abioye made the call in a congratulatory letter to the President-elect Muhammadu Buhari. Abioye warned that an internationally...

As part of efforts to enhance safety at airports in the country, Airport Council International (ACI’s) Airport Excellence (APEX) in safety programme has reviewed the gap analysis of airport’ infrastructure and operational procedures at the Murtala Muhammed Airport (MMA), Lagos. The programme, according to the Managing Director of the Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria...

The Federal Government has given the Nigerian Airspace Management Agency (NAMA) approval for installation of new Navigational Aids (NAVAIDS) in six airports...

What do you think the incoming government should do for the aviation sector? Well, before setting agenda for the incoming government, first and foremost the President –elect, General Muhammadu Buhari was saying that he would bring back the liquidated Nigeria Airways Limited (NAL) and to us when the airline folded up it went down completely with other companies and assets. Therefore,...

By Abel Orukpe, Lagos    Introduction For some years now, the two main unions in the aviation industry; the National Union of Air Transport Employees...

The Nigeria Police (NP) has organised a seminar to sensitise its personnel at Airport Police Command on optimal policing of the aviation sector ahead of...

The Chief Executive Officer of Kenya Airways, Mbuvi Ngunze has said that the airline will sell some older planes and land and is also negotiating a bridging...

By Abel Orukpe / Correspondent, Lagos   The Executive Vice President, Greater Washington Limited (GWL), Mr Owolabi Awosan, has said that one of the challenges faced by the company is that there is no dedicated aircraft for domestic air cargo logistics business in the country. Awosan, who said this in Lagos while speaking on the activities of GWL and the challenges...