DISPATCHER — WHEN WEATHER WAS BAD

DISPATCHER — WHEN WEATHER WAS BAD

Weather, ground and aloft, is a highly influencing factor in aeroplane commuting. Different types of weather phenomena have uniquely different effects on the aircraft. Weather types cannot be controlled by the aviator or any man but much of it can...
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UNDER THE RADAR — ENVIRONMENTAL DEGRADATION AND CLIMATE CHANGE: AN APPRAISAL

UNDER THE RADAR — ENVIRONMENTAL DEGRADATION AND CLIMATE CHANGE: AN APPRAISAL

Preamble In the village of my birth which is in God’s own State, and by extension all original traditional settlements around the globe,the town crier’s Ekwe (gong) wooden or metallic, is a symbol of authority and a major instrument for...
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AIR PEACE HOPPER DEBUTS….TO UNITE NIGERIA, TAKES DELIVERY OF NEW EMBRAER

AIR PEACE HOPPER DEBUTS….TO UNITE NIGERIA, TAKES DELIVERY OF NEW EMBRAER

Air Peace has taken delivery of a second Embraer 145 within a week to boost the fleet of its subsidiary, Air Peace Hopper, in a bid by the airline to remove the pains of air travellers through improved connectivity from...
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NAMA MD TASKS SERVICOM COMMITTEE ON SERVICE EXCELLENCE

NAMA MD TASKS SERVICOM COMMITTEE ON SERVICE EXCELLENCE

The Managing Director of the Nigerian Airspace Management Agency (NAMA), Captain Fola Akinkuotu has charged the newly inaugurated SERVICOM (Service Compact with all Nigerians) committee to ensure that the system of service delivery in the agency meets internat...
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NIGERIA AVIATION MINISTER SAYS THE COUNTRY FOLLOWS ICAO SARPS TO THE LETTER

NIGERIA AVIATION MINISTER SAYS THE COUNTRY FOLLOWS ICAO SARPS TO THE LETTER

ENCOUNTER Nigeria’s Minister of State for Aviation, Senator Hadi Sirika, in addressing several burning issues in Nigeria and African aviation, gave reasons for the country’s excellent performance in 2017. He also gave hope for the establishment of the nati...
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CAR PARK AUTOMATION RAISES FAAN REVENUE BY 68%

CAR PARK AUTOMATION RAISES FAAN REVENUE BY 68%

The Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria(FAAN) revenue has gone up by 68 per cent following the automation of its Car Park at the General Aviation Terminal(GAT) of the domestic wing of the Murtala Muhammed Airport in Lagos.which commenced on January...
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NAAPE ACCUSES BRISTOW HELICOPTER MANAGEMENT OF RACISM, EXPATRIATE QUOTA FRAUD

NAAPE ACCUSES BRISTOW HELICOPTER MANAGEMENT OF RACISM, EXPATRIATE QUOTA FRAUD

The National Association of Aircraft Pilots and Engineers(NAAPE) has accused Bristow management of practicing racial discrimination against Nigerians and allegedly violating expatriate quota in the service of the Company. Addressing the press, NAAPE President,...
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MEDVIEW SUSPENDS DUBAI OPERATIONS

MEDVIEW SUSPENDS DUBAI OPERATIONS

Med-View Airline has announced the suspension of its operations to Dubai till March 25. The Chief Executive Officer of the airline, Alhaji Muneer Bankole made the disclosure at a media briefing in Lagos. Bankole explained that the suspension was to...
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BOEING WANTS TO PRODUCE A PLANE EVERY 10 HOURS BY 2020, CEO SAYS

BOEING WANTS TO PRODUCE A PLANE EVERY 10 HOURS BY 2020, CEO SAYS

Boeing aims to keep increasing its record pace of aircraft production. CEO Dennis Muilenburg told CNBC that “by the end of the decade” Boeing “will be building more than 900 airplanes a year.” He says the world’s aircraft fleets a...
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EMIR OF KANO WELCOMES AIR PEACE TO KANO

EMIR OF KANO WELCOMES AIR PEACE TO KANO

Emir of Kano and former Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) Governor, Alhaji Muhammed Sanusi II has stated that the Emirate would continue to support Air Peace to succeed on the Lagos–Kano route even as he advised the airline not to...
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