66 people feared dead in Iran’s plane crash

All the 66 people on board Iran’s Aseman Airlines plane that crashed on Sunday during a flight from Tehran to the city of Yasuj are believed to have died. Aseman Airlines plane crashes killing all the 66 people on board The ATR-made plane crashed in a mountainous area near the town of Semirom, news agency ISNA quoted emergency services spokesman Mojtaba More...

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By Uchenna Ajah On Monday, February 12th, 2018

World War II bomb forces closure of London City Airport

London City Airport was closed on Monday as military experts worked to remove a World War II bomb found in the neighbouring dock. The unexploded ordnance was discovered in King George V Dock, during planned works More...

By Uchenna Ajah On Monday, February 12th, 2018

Russian Plane Crash: Investigators brave snow as hunt for clues continues

Investigators scoured the scene on Monday after a passenger plane crashed near Moscow minutes after take-off, killing all 71 people on board, in one of Russia’s worst-ever plane crashes. This handout photo taken More...

By Uchenna Ajah On Friday, February 9th, 2018

N3.9bn airport fund report: Politically inspired lie – Oduah

The Senator representing Anambra North in the National Assembly, Senator Stella Oduah has frowned at recent report in a National Daily, alleging that N3.9 billion airport renovation fund was diverted to her account More...

By Uchenna Ajah On Wednesday, January 31st, 2018

Emirates flight attendant assaults Nigerian man

A 71-year-old Nigerian man has narrated how he was punched and tied up for hours on an Emirates flight which he was taking to reunite with his family in the United States. .David Ukesone and family lawyer, Alex More...

By Uchenna Ajah On Thursday, January 25th, 2018

Jet skids off Abuja airport runway

A Private Jet operated by Nest Oil on Thursday skidded off the runway of the Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport, Abuja. A statement by Mrs Henrietta Yakubu, the General Manager, Corporate Affairs, Federal Airports More...

By Uchenna Ajah On Monday, January 22nd, 2018

Repairs of Enugu Airport runway completed-FAAN

The repair of the Akanu Ibiam International Airport, Enugu, runway has been completed, the Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria (FAAN) said in Lagos on Monday. Mrs Herrienta Yakubu, the General Manager, Corporate More...

By Uchenna Ajah On Wednesday, January 17th, 2018

Storm: KLM cancels 220 flights for Thursday

Dutch airline KLM has cancelled 220 flights planned for Thursday due to powerful storm that is expected to hit the Netherlands. The company said in a notice on its website on Wednesday that the decision had been More...

By hallmarknews On Tuesday, September 6th, 2016

Cartel hiked aviation fuel to defraud Nigerians — Airlines

The Airline Operators of Nigeria (AON) has blamed scarcity and persistent increase in the price of aviation fuel on a powerful cabal. The Chairman of the association, Captain Nogie Meggison, who made this revelation, More...