AIB RELEASES SIX FINAL ACCIDENTS,INCIDENT REPORTS BETWEEN 2009,2O14

AIB RELEASES SIX FINAL ACCIDENTS,INCIDENT REPORTS BETWEEN 2009,2O14

The Accident Investigation Bureau (AIB) has released six final accident and serious incident reports that occurred in the Nigeria aviation industry between 2009 and 2014. Among the six reports released were two accidents and four serious incidents. One of the...
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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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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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NAMATO ADDRESS ISSUES OF LINGERING SALARIES, ALLOWANCES OF STAFF

NAMATO ADDRESS ISSUES OF LINGERING SALARIES, ALLOWANCES OF STAFF

The Nigerian Airspace Management Agency (NAMA) has put in place a mechanism to look into the lingering issue of harmonizing the salaries  and allowances of staff under its payroll with those of their colleagues in other agencies in the aviation...
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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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UNDER THE RADAR: AARTO OBJECTIVES (contd)

UNDER THE RADAR: AARTO OBJECTIVES (contd)

From last Edition To ensure high quality and standardized aviation training in Africa by promoting cooperation among its members and encouraging the sharing of resources. To improve safety, security and efficiency of air transport through the establishment and...
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DISPATCHER  – FOR OUR BENEFIT

DISPATCHER – FOR OUR BENEFIT

That period before and by December 1903, Orville and Wilbur did not know what they were getting themselves into as the Wright brothers invented an equipment heavier than air being suspended in the air. It was a feat, even though...
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ASSOCIATION OF AFRICAN AVIATION TRAINING ORGANISATION (AATO): AN ORGANISATIONAL X-RAY

ASSOCIATION OF AFRICAN AVIATION TRAINING ORGANISATION (AATO): AN ORGANISATIONAL X-RAY

PREAMBLE The write-up X-rays the underlying dynamics at work in the Association of African Aviation Training Organization (AATO) of which many have a faint knowledge. The paper will explore the driving force behind its establishment, Core objectives, Membershi...
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EXECUTIVE ORDER BRINGS MMIA TO WORLD’S CLASS LEVEL

EXECUTIVE ORDER BRINGS MMIA TO WORLD’S CLASS LEVEL

THREE EXECUTIVE ORDERS Since coming into office in 2015, the President Muhammadu Buhari’s administration has been seeking means to make governance more purposive, transparently conducted with emphasis on integrity and honesty while pursuing productivity....
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