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, Abednego Galadima said, the management continues...
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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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AIR TRAVEL AND PREGNANCY; ADVICE AND TIPS

AIR TRAVEL AND PREGNANCY; ADVICE AND TIPS

Looking to take a babymoon or spend time with family before your bundle of joy arrives? Traveling during pregnancy is generally safe, according to the Centres for Disease Control and Prevention, but there are some things expecting mothers should keep in...
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EXPERTS ADVISE GOVT ON MAKING AVIATION CRITICAL FACTOR IN NATIONAL ECONOMY

EXPERTS ADVISE GOVT ON MAKING AVIATION CRITICAL FACTOR IN NATIONAL ECONOMY

Experts in the nation’s aviation sector have reached a consensus that the sector can only experience significant growth and   development   if   all   parties   to infrastructure   and   commercial   related agreements respect the terms and a...
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IATA, AfDB  SIGN MoU TO BOOST AVIATION IN AFRICA

IATA, AfDB SIGN MoU TO BOOST AVIATION IN AFRICA

The International Air Transport Association (IATA) and the African Development Bank (AfDB) are to collaborate to boost aviation in Africa. The agreement was contained in a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) aimed at establishing a framework that will eventually...
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AIRPORTS CONCESSION: MATTERS ARISING

AIRPORTS CONCESSION: MATTERS ARISING

There is a popular saying thus: money answereth all things. This means that when there is paucity of money, one can be limited in development. This is the stand of the present administration regarding the management of airports. According to...
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ENCOUNTER

ENCOUNTER

AVIATIONLINE: GIVE US YOUR VIEWS ON MULTIPLE TAXATION OWOLABI: Thank you. You remember before I left as MD of SAHCOL the issue of multiple taxation had died down. After I left, there was no month, there was no day, either...
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NIGERIAN AIRLINES NEED SPECIAL FOREIGN EXCHANGE RATE, PROPERLY MONITORED BY EXPERTS

NIGERIAN AIRLINES NEED SPECIAL FOREIGN EXCHANGE RATE, PROPERLY MONITORED BY EXPERTS

As Nigerian airlines continue to gasp for breath as a result of the collapsing value of the Naira and scarcity of foreign exchange, an active player in the industry, Capt. David Olubadewo has called for a special exchange rate for...
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