Air Namibia hits Nigeria’s sky

The new Air Namibia is to launch the Windhoek-Lagos-Accra, with the return routing from Accra-Lagos-Windhoek; and will reduce flight hours in West Africa by 60 per cent. Namibia The new flight would resume on June 29, 2018 in Lagos-Accra route. The airline said the new route fits in with growing the business and increasing our footprint on the African More...

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By Uchenna Ajah On Monday, April 30th, 2018

Super Tucano Aircraft: Trump confirms sale to Nigeria

United States President Donald Trump has confirmed the sale of Super Tucano aircraft by the US government to Nigeria. US President Donald Trump and Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari hold a joint press conference More...

By Uchenna Ajah On Sunday, April 29th, 2018

Plane crash averted in U.S. with 157 passengers onboard

A major air disaster was averted after an Alaska Airlines plane was forced to make an emergency landing in Honolulu, Hawaii, after pilots throttled down one of the plane’s engines. Alaska Airliner makes emergency More...

By Uchenna Ajah On Saturday, April 28th, 2018

RwandAir now operates Abuja-Kigali route

Rwand Air on Friday inaugurated its maiden flight to the Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport, Abuja with 30 passengers on board Boeing 737-700 aircraft from Kigali, Rwanda’s capital. RwandAir now operates Abuja-Kigali More...

By Uchenna Ajah On Saturday, April 21st, 2018

AIB trains airline operators, regulators on accident investigation

Accident Investigation Bureau (AIB), has trained a number of accident investigators from some domestic airlines, College of Aviation Technology (NCAT) and Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority (NCAA) on accident investigation More...

By Uchenna Ajah On Wednesday, April 18th, 2018

Woman dies after engine explodes during US flight

One person was confirmed dead and seven injured Tuesday after the left engine of a passenger jet exploded, causing a harrowing in-flight incident that ended with an emergency landing in the eastern US city of Philadelphia. American More...

By Uchenna Ajah On Wednesday, April 11th, 2018

100 feared dead as Algerian military plane crashes

 An Algerian military aircraft, carrying over 100 personnel, crashed on Wednesday near Boufarik airport near the capital Algiers, local media reported. Algerian military plane crashes Several people are feared More...

By Uchenna Ajah On Tuesday, March 20th, 2018

Student pilot forces aircraft to land

The Nigerian Air Force (NAF) training aircraft was on Monday forced to land in Kauran Dawa in Saminaka Local Area of Kaduna State by the student pilot. Super Mushshak aircraft Authorities confirmed the student pilot More...

By Uchenna Ajah On Friday, March 9th, 2018

Emergency landing fallout: Arik Air opens up on ‘Smoking’ plane

Nigerian airline, Arik Air has explained why one of its airplanes travelling from Lagos to Accra, Ghana, made an emergency landing on Tuesday. The aircraft made the emergency landing after the pilot detected a More...