Mr Sam Adurogboye, General Manager, Public Relations, Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority (NCAA), told the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) on Friday in Lagos that the extension was at the instance of the operators.
Turkish Airlines disown crashed cargo plane
Turkish Airlines has disowned the cargo plane that crashed on Monday, killing at least 37 persons when it plunged into a village in Kyrgyzstan.
NAMA boss seek support to enhance airspace safety
Newly appointed Managing Director of the Nigerian Airspace Management Agency (NAMA), Capt. Fola Akinkuotu, has solicited the support of staff as he aims at making the nation’s airspace safer than he met it.
Ethiopian Airlines expands operations to China
Africa’s largest airline group, Ethiopian Airlines, has concluded plans to connect Chengdu, China, with three times weekly flights.
Ojikutu advises FG over proposed closure of Abuja airport
An aviation expert, retired Capt. John Ojikutu, has suggested that the Federal Government should divert intercontinental flights to the Murtala Muhammed International Airport (MMIA), Lagos , when the Abuja International Airport runway is closed for repairs.
Minister of State okays improved facility at MMIA arrival hall
Minister of State, Budget and National Planning, Zainab Ahmed, has expressed satisfaction with the state of the arrival hall of the Murtala Mohammed International Airport, (MMIA), Lagos, commending Federal Airport Authority of Nigeria.....
‘Why Abuja runway should be closed during repairs’
Hues and cries by airline operators notwithstanding, experts have thrown their weight behind the Federal Government’s decision to completely close the runway of Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport, Abuja, during the six-week repair exercise.
Airlines in Nigeria, South Africa, others record demand growth amid challenges
Airlines in African countries have recorded an 8.2 per cent growth in passenger demand compared to the figures in November 2015.The International Air Transport Association (IATA) announced global passenger traffic results for November 2016....
Peacock UK wins award
The company won the 2016 Outstanding Achievement Award at the Carrier Preferred Partner Awards 2016, held recently in UK. The event was a celebration of the achievements of UK travel management companies in 2016.
‘Boom time awaits domestic airlines during Abuja closure’
Concerns over inconveniences and revenue loss notwithstanding, domestic airlines in the country may be in for a boom when the Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport, Abuja runway is closed for repair.