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 Airport in Abuja on Friday. The agents were reported to have cancelled the return tickets of Nigerian football fans and making them More...

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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...

By Uchenna Ajah On Friday, June 8th, 2018

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 More...

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...