MMA2 not owing FAAN, argues Bi-Courtney

MMA2 Lagos The management of Bi-Courtney Aviation Services Limited (BASL), operators of the domestic wing of Murtala Muhammed Airport Terminal Two (MMA2), Ikeja, Lagos, has denied owing the Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria (FAAN) about N1, 943,323,516.50. BASL, in a statement restated its commitment to ensure seamless flight operations and services More...

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By Felix OLOYEDE On Wednesday, November 14th, 2018

Aviation security to start carrying arms

Murtala Muhammed International Airport The Federal Government has approval the bearing of arms by personnel of Aviation Security (AVSEC) to enhance the National Civil Aviation Security Programme (NCASP). The approval More...

By Felix OLOYEDE On Friday, October 12th, 2018

Overland aircraft catches fire at Lagos Airport

Overland aircraft on fire at Lagos Airport A turboprop aircraft belonging to Overland Airways was on Friday severely damaged by fire while parked at the airline’s hanger at the General Aviation Terminal (GAT) More...

By Felix OLOYEDE On Thursday, September 27th, 2018

Core investors withdrawal scuttles Nigeria Air

The last minute pull out of core investors forced Nigeria to suspend the establishment of a national carrier, Nigeria Air, information and culture minister Lai Mohammed has disclosed. NAN reports that he said in More...

By Olaolu Ayoola On Sunday, September 23rd, 2018

The crash of Nigeria Air

The crash of Nigeria Air By OBINNA EZUGWU Nigeria, since the beginning of the President Muhammadu Buhari administration, has become a large theatre of the absurd – not that it has ever been a sane country though More...

By Felix OLOYEDE On Sunday, September 9th, 2018

Nigerian air passengers hit 3.7m in 2Q

The National Bureau of Statistics (NBS) has said that 3.65 million air passengers traveled through Nigerian airports in the second quarter of 2018 as against 3.84 million recorded in the first quarter. The NBS disclosed More...

By Felix OLOYEDE On Thursday, September 6th, 2018

Nigeria Air: Maintenance is a major ball-buster in Aviation, says Expert

Taiwo Adenekan, Aviation Consultant Recently Nigeria’s Minister of State for Aviation, Hadi Sirika, launched the first phase of the federal government’s efforts at starting a new national flag carrier to be More...

By Uchenna Ajah On Monday, July 23rd, 2018

Russia: Nigeria to arrest swindling travel agents

Travel agents accused of swindling Nigerians who travelled to Russia for the 2018 World Cup tournament are to be arrested and prosecuted. Stranded Nigerians in Russia during their arrival at the Nnamdi Azikwe International More...

By Uchenna Ajah On Thursday, June 28th, 2018

Max Air joins Nigerian domestic market

The owners of Max Air Limited have concluded plans to venture into the Nigerian domestic air transport market in addition to its usual Hajj and Umrah operations. Max Air Alhaji Bashir Mangal, Vice Chairman, Max More...