AMAECHI SETS THE BALL ROLLING IN TRANSPORT

AMAECHI SETS THE BALL ROLLING IN TRANSPORT

… leadership courage, within or outside governance , transfers back to, and animates follower, so that when a familiar voice is heard saying “Let us march,” it finds the followers not merely ready, but miles ahead.” Wole Soyinka Since assuming...
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DISPATCHER  : MEASURING UP

DISPATCHER : MEASURING UP

To measure up suggests there is a standard being looked up to and to meet, there is the desire to achieve the required set goal, there is a means of evaluation and it is purpose driven.  In the aviation industry,...
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UNDER THE RADAR : MANAGING THE DYNAMICS OF TECHNOLOGYOBSOLESCENCE IN THE NIGERIAN AVIATION INDUSTRY

This write-up focuses only on technology obsolescence. However other classes might be mentioned only in passing. The obsolescence phenomenon is very evident and impacting in the aviation industry when we consider equipment procurement, maintenance, repair and ...
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FOR THE RECORD : MEDVIEW AIRLINE OPENS LONDON ROUTE

FOR THE RECORD : MEDVIEW AIRLINE OPENS LONDON ROUTE

It gives me pleasure to welcome you again to Medview Airline Headquarters. The last time we met here in August to rub minds was when we took delivery of our B767-300ER. It was on that day that I broke the...
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ENGINEER DUNOMA – A SIMPLE, QUIET ACHIEVER By Yakubu Dati

ENGINEER DUNOMA – A SIMPLE, QUIET ACHIEVER By Yakubu Dati

Being at the top of his career has not changed his simple character and his quiet demeanour. Engineer Saleh Dunoma, Managing Director/CEO of the Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria, (FAAN) appears to let his work speak for him. And so...
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FOR THE RECORD : NCAA ON THE RIGHT PATH – Perm Sec.

FOR THE RECORD : NCAA ON THE RIGHT PATH – Perm Sec.

Good Morning, the Director General of NCAA, Chief Executives of Aviation Parastatals and agencies, Captains of Industry, Aviation Experts, distinguished Ladies and Gentlemen. NCAA as the sole and autonomous regulator of civil aviation as enshrined the Civil Av...
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Under the Radar : MANAGING THE DYNAMICS OF TECHNOLOGY OBSOLESCENCE IN THE NIGERIAN AVIATION INDUSTRY STATEMENT OF THE PROBLEM

Obsolescence is most prevalent is electronic technology where smart systems have taken over the brain of systems and equipment configurations, This has given rise to technology obsolescence  or planned obsolescence or functional obsolescence or a combination ...
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Dispatcher CAPTURING ALL

An Umbrella is designed to protect all it covers from untoward conditions within the environment. Sending a message, it will be a reasonable signage to adopt as an emblem to identify with. It sends a message of protection. That is...
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DRUG TRAFFICKING: SPARE NIGERIA’S IMAGE

DRUG TRAFFICKING: SPARE NIGERIA’S IMAGE

On August 21, 2015, an Arik Air cabin crew was caught in London with drugs weighing 20kg worth millions of pounds. Other airlines which drugs were found on their planes in the past include Air Indian, Varig and the defunct...
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FOR THE RECORD ICAO COLLABORATIVE ARRANGEMENT FOR PREVENTION  AND MANAGEMENT OF PUBLIC HEALTH

FOR THE RECORD ICAO COLLABORATIVE ARRANGEMENT FOR PREVENTION AND MANAGEMENT OF PUBLIC HEALTH

It is with great pleasure and honour that I once again welcome the team members of the International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO) Collaborative Arrangement for the prevention and management of Public Health Events in Civil Aviation (CAPSCA) Africa Projec...
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