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Aviation stakeholders have called for tough legislation and its enforcement to curb rising cases of unruly passengers in the local air transport sector.
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World airlines have marked the first 20 years of the IATA Operational Safety Audit (IOSA) at the IATA World Safety and Operations Conference in Hanoi, Vietnam.
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The International Air Transport Association (IATA) has said there is no going back on the zero-emission target by 2050. The clearing house for over 280 world airlines said every drop of fuel avoided counts in the aviation industry’s quest to achieve net zero carbon....
The National Union of Air Transport Employees (NUATE) has petitioned the Minister of Aviation, Festus Keyamo, over what it called mismanagement of assets belonging to Aero Contractors by the Asset Management Corporation of Nigeria (AMCON) . The immediate past General Secretary of the union, Olayinka Abioye, in an open letter to the Minister dated September…
West and Central Africa’s largest carrier, Air Peace airline, has announced the commencement of direct flights from Lagos and Kano to Jeddah in Saudi Arabia on October 31, 2023.
The International Air Transport Association (IATA) has released data for July 2023 global air cargo markets, showing a continuing trend of recovering growth rates since February.
The air transport sector in Nigeria has failed the just concluded Universal Safety Oversight Audit Programme (USOAP) of the International Civil Aviation Organisation (ICAO), scoring five points short of the 75 per cent benchmark.
As part of commitment to ongoing projects in the air transport sector, the Federal Government has assured that the second runway of the Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport (NAIA), Abuja, would be ready in 12 months.
Dana Air has disclosed partnership plans with Bi-Courtney Aviation Services Limited (BASL), operators of Murtala Muhammed Airport terminal II (MMA2), on its future and new initiatives.
The International Air Transport Association (IATA) has announced that the post-COVID recovery momentum continued in July for passenger markets. Total traffic in July 2023, the summer travel period, rose 26.2 per cent compared to July 2022.
The Management of XEjet Airline has announced that the Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority (NCAA) has lifted the suspension placed on its operation due to insurance issues with one of the aircraft in its service.
A domestic carrier, Max Air, has pledged commitment to safe operation, even if it warrants a temporary shutdown of operations to clear doubts.
As part of its strategic expansion of flights and fleet in the coming months, Dana Air has also recruited and trained more qualified Nigerian pilots, engineers, and flight dispatchers.