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 management. Scene of a plane crash being investigated by the Accident Investigation Bureau (AIB) The two weeks training, which began More...

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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...

By Uchenna Ajah On Tuesday, March 6th, 2018

Air mishaps: Senate summons Aviation minister

The Senate has summoned the Minister of State Aviation, Hadi Sirika, to appear before lawmakers at Plenary and explain the reason for the recent air mishaps and near fatalities in the country. A federal lawmaker, More...

By Uchenna Ajah On Sunday, March 4th, 2018

Med-view incident : No injuries recorded, says CPC

The Consumer Protection Council (CPC) on Sunday said no passenger sustained injury in the incident involving Med-view aircraft in Abuja. The Director-General, CPC, Mr Babatunde Irukera in a statement urged members More...

By Uchenna Ajah On Wednesday, February 28th, 2018

“Miss Aviation African Beauty Pageant” debuts in Nigeria

The aviation industry is set to witness a re-branding with the introduction of “Miss Aviation African Beauty Pageant”. African Air hostesses looking forward to the pageant Organiser of the pageant Mr Ossai Ilome, More...

By Uchenna Ajah On Wednesday, February 21st, 2018

Dana Air overshot the runway in Port Harcourt

A plane belonging to Dana Air overshot the runway in Port Harcourt on Tuesday after landing at the Port Harcourt Airport. The plane had flown to Port Harcourt from the Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport in the More...