-Oru Leonard, Abuja
Minister of State for Aviation Hadi Sirika has said the quest to concession the maintenance of airport infrastructure and the building of new ones across the country is to maintain high standard and efficiency in the running of airport operations in tandem with global standards.
The minister who disclosed Read More
-Anietie Udobit, NASS
Following the planned closure of Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport, Abuja, the Senate said the diversion of flights to Kaduna Airport as an alternative would pose a major security risk to lives and properties of Nigerians.
In a sponsored motion by Senator Hope Uzodinma representing Imo West Senatorial District which Read More
-Oru Leonard, Abuja
President Muhammadu Buhari has approved the following appointments of Captain Fola C. Akinkuotu- as Managing Director, Nigerian Airspace Management Agency(NAMA). Captain Akinkuotu is a seasoned Transport Pilot, Flight and Aircraft Maintenance Engineer, Airline Chief Executive and a trained Aviation Industry Regulator;
Professor Sani Abubakar Mashi as Director-General, Nigerian Read More
Passengers of Arik air have been stranded for four days at Kaduna International airport following the failure of Arik Airline to airlift them as scheduled.
The affected passengers while describing the act of Arik as nonchallant said they refused to communicate the reason for the cancellation to them.
The passengers also Read More
Representatives of international airlines operators have rejected the Kaduna International Airport as alternative destination for Abuja flights to enable government carry out repairs on the runway of the Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport, Abuja.
Speaking at a stakeholders meeting yesterday, a representative of the international airlines operators, Mr. Osho Joseph said Read More
...Kaduna Airport Has Robust Facility to handle Passengers- Sirika
The Federal Government of Nigeria has approved about N1.1 billion for the completion of the terminal building at the Kaduna Airport which started in 2012. This is according to report on Nigerian Television Authority, NTA.
The Federal Government gave the approval Read More
-Aviation Corespondent, Abuja
The Federal Government under President Buhari has approved that the Aviation Security personnel should bear arms to enhance security of passengers and installations across the nation’s airports.
The Minister of State for Aviation, Sen. Hadi Sirika, stated this when he briefed State House correspondents at the end of Read More
NIGERIA has attained a high level safety rating which places it amongst the world leaders in aviation safety by climbing to Level 3 State Safety Programme (SSP) Implementation Process. The country has therefore joined countries like the United States of America, United Kingdom etc in this echelon.
This categorization is Read More
Domestic airlines are recording huge patronage on some local routes as most aircraft designated to fly from Lagos and Abuja airports to the South-east and South-south are fully booked on their economy class.
But the trend, occasioned mostly by a huge passenger turnout which overwhelmed the few aircraft in the fleet Read More
Investigators believe that a malfunction of wing flaps could be behind the crash of the Russian military airplane, according to Agency report on Wednesday.
The Russian military airplane crashed into the Black Sea on the coast of the Russian city of Sochi over the weekend.
A flight recorder recovered from the aircraft Read More