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By Abel Orukpe  - Lagos   The  rate at which military personnel,  especially  men of the Nigeria Air Force(NAF)at the Murtala Muhammed Airport (MMA), Lagos  beat up aviation workers and  their  attitude generally towards civilians at the airport is not only giving other security agencies at the...

• Both Wore Four Bars Meant For Captain By Abel Orukpe –  Lagos   The Accident Investigation Bureau (AIB) has stated that investigation carried out on Bristow Helicopters with registration 5N-BMM that crashed at Port Harcourt International Airport (PHIA) on July 14, 2011 revealed that the two pilots in the cockpit were captains and were paired despite the...

As part of efforts to ensure the rapid development of the aviation industry, the Managing Director and Founder of Toucan Aviation, a Lagos-based contract charter specialist, Mr Achuzie  Ezenagu has called on  policy makers to support the growth of the  sector He made the call at the inaugural Aviation Africa event held in Dubai, when the full spectrum of the African...

The Chairman of Air Peace, Mr Allen Onyema, has said that domestic airlines operating in the country are not making profits and that the scarcity of aviation fuel in the country was impacting negatively on the airlines’ operation Onyema, who spoke in interview in Lagos stated that before now, the price of aviation fuel per litre had been stable as one litre of aviation...

The Aviation Minister, Chief Osita Chidoka, has said that for any of the domestic airlines currently operating domestic flight to become a national carrier, it must divest its ownership structure. This is just as he said that the Ministry of Aviation was over bloated with departments that are not relevant to the system. He said this while presenting his aviation score...

The Managing Director of Nigerian Airspace Management Agency (NAMA), Engr.  Ibrahim Abdulsalam at a recent media chat speaks on why the agency did not...

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...