Saturday, 21st May 2022
Breaking News:


1 day ago
No other word best capture the impact of COVID-19 pandemic on the aviation sector: 'disastrous'! For Nigeria’s airline operations and airport infrastructure, it was the worst disruption ever recorded in the industry.
4 days ago
A coalition of aviation workers' unions yesterday, raised the alarm over alleged imminent plan to ground Areo Contractors airline and further downsize another 40 per cent of its workforce.
4 days ago
Minister of Aviation, Senator Hadi Sirika has appealed to member states and the African Civil Aviation Commission (AFCAC) to call on the Secretary General, International Civil Aviation Organisation....
13 May
For the second time in two months, the National Assembly on Monday, summoned airline operators, oil marketers, Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) and the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) to a round-table over soaring cost of jet fuel for which the operators threatened to shut down local air transport services.
11 May
Stakeholders in the aviation sector yesterday, urged regulators to simplify the approval protocol for drone usage in the country.
8 May
The planned protest against the high cost of aviation fuel, attendant high cost of operations, and condition of service by airline operators, and workers’ unions have thrown the aviation sector into deep confusion and uncertainty.
8 May
The Nigeria Deposit Insurance Corporation (NDIC) has embarked on stronger collaborative measures and cooperation with other deposit insurance agencies globally to address the challenges facing the insurance industry.
6 May
About two months after it opened amid glitz and glamour, the new ultra-modern terminal at the Murtala Muhammed International Airport (MMIA) has failed to draw foreign airlines’ patronage.
6 May
Global airlines have recorded an upswing in passenger traffic recovery despite the effects of the Russia-Ukrainian crisis.
3 May
Aviation workers' unions have bemoaned the perennial poor condition of service in the sector, especially the ministry’s reluctance to create a new guideline
2 May
Operators and industry experts have warned that massive flight disruption awaits summer travellers this season, with a possible yearlong effect on the sector.
2 May
A leading indigenous travel management company, Finchglow Travels, has won British Airways’ (BA) overall best seller award for 2021.
2 May
Aviation stakeholders have expressed displeasure over gross underutilisation of aerodrome facilities nationwide despite huge potential that abounds in the air transport sector.


3 hours ago
The Police Command in Lagos State says it will arrest both motorcyclists and passengers as part of measures to enforce the ban on commercial motorcycle operations in the state.
4 hours ago
Five people, including four members of the same family, were killed in a tourist plane crash in the French Alps on Saturday, rescue services said.
5 hours ago
Former President Goodluck Jonathan has faulted the hearing of arbitrations for the contracts entered by the Federal Government with International Organizations in the United Kingdom.
6 hours ago
The National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA) on Saturday confirmed the rescue of one person, and the recovery of one dead person in a two-storey building that collapsed at Freeman Road, Lagos Island...
7 hours ago
Five soldiers and 30 "terrorists" were killed in fighting in northern Burkina Faso after the suspected jihadists attacked a military base in large numbers on Saturday, the army said.