Murtala Airport Lagos reach final stage of ICAO certification

The Director-General, Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority, Capt. Muhtar Usman, has said that the Murtala Muhammed International Airport has reached the final stage of safety...

Virgin Atlantic celebrates 16th anniversary of flying in Nigeria

A United Kingdom mega carrier, Virgin Atlantic Airways, has celebrated its 16th anniversary of flying between Lagos and London.Since 2001 when it started flights...

Dana Air introduces new payment plan for passengers

Dana Air has introduced another customer-centric product called “Pay with Dana Miles,’’ as part of efforts to enhance its service delivery to its customers.The...

Oando gets drone licence from NCAA

The Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority (NCAA) has issued the first Remotely Piloted Aircraft/Drones (RPAS) Operators Certificate (ROC) to Oando Plc.The spokesman of the authority,...

Arik Air resumes Abuja-Accra flights July 17

Arik Air, Nigeria’s largest carrier said on Friday it would resume daily flight operations between Abuja and Accra, Ghana on July 17.The airline’s Chief...

Aviation industries may attain highest safety rating by 2017 ending

Stakeholders have said that the country’s aviation industry may attain the highest global safety rating by the end of 2017, going by current developments.In...

Osinbajo to get involve in domestic airlines’ instability

Nigeria’s Vice President, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo, has waded into the crisis plaguing the domestic airlines with a firm commitment to resuscitate the industry and...

China aviation fines Emirates airline for violating safety rules

China’s civil aviation authority has fined Dubai-based Emirates airline for violating safety rules and banned it from adding new routes in the country for...

Air Peace, FAAN duel over ₦7 million debt claim

Air Peace and the Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria ( FAAN) have disagreed over a ₦7 million debt accruing as landing, parking and electricity...

FAAN suspends luggage checking at Murtala Muhammed Airport

The Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria says checking of travellers luggage will no longer be done at the departure hall of the Murtala Muhammed...

‘Closure of Abuja airport led to 983,705 decrease in travellers’

The six-week closure of the Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport, Abuja has resulted into the decline in the number of air travellers by 983,705 or...

NCAA call Ethiopian Airlines to cease taking deportation charges

Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority has ordered Ethiopian Airlines to stop taking deportation charges from Nigerians travelling to South Africa.According to the NCAA, the refundable...