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Delta-Airlines
29 Jan 2015
AS fuel prices drop following decline in crude oil prices, Delta Air lines said it is going to achieve $2 billion savings from fuel in 2015. The airline also said it achieved a 70 percent profit increase in its financial results for the December 2014 quarter. “Our 2014 performance – an industry-leading operation, superior customer…
29 Jan 2015
THE Skyway Aviation Handling Company Limited, (SAHCOL) has been decorated with the Prestigious World Customs Organization (WCO) Award of merit, for showing “exceptional support and collaboration for customs towards the realization of its mandate.”  The award certificate, signed by the Secretary-General, World Customs Organization, Kunio Mikuriya was presented to the Managing Director/CEO, SAHCOL, Oluropo Owolabi,…
29 Jan 2015
NIGERIA’S leading aviation ground handling company, Nahco Aviance has donated items and cash worth several hundreds of thousand to two charity homes in Enugu, capital of Enugu State. The two charity homes which received the kind gesture of Nahco Aviance are Little Sisters of the Poor Home for the Elderly, Awkunanaw and the Guardian Angels…
29 Jan 2015
A FREQUENT guest of Dana Air, Chief Yimama Aboh has commended the airline for its strict security measures that guarantee the security of bags and luggage on board flights. The respected guest gave the commendation following the collection of items he left behind on one of the flights. According to Aboh who was pleasantly surprised…
Gebremariam-16-01
22 Jan 2015
This is the concluding part of the interview the chief executive officer (CEO) of Ethiopian Airlines, Mr. Tewolde Gebremariam granted to The Guardian in Addis Ababa recently. The first part was published last week. In this piece, Gebremariam maintained that Nigeria deserves a national carrier as a big aviation market, the largest economy in Africa…
AirAsia-plane
22 Jan 2015
THE president of Gecen Corporation, Mr. John Nwosu, has disclosed that arrangement had been concluded for a brainstorming session on strategies aimed at total reduction of air disasters, and terrorism at the airports in Nigeria and Africa.  He emphasized the session has become imperative in developing nations considering the spate of air crashes in Asian…
22 Jan 2015
THE deputy chief executive officer (CEO), Accountable Manager, of Dana Air, Mr. Alberto Mansilla has reviewed the activities of his airline for the past one year and gave his company a thumb up for a job well done· In an interview with the Guardian recently, he promised to build on the successes recorded last year…
22 Jan 2015
FROM his home in Ganawuri community in Riyom Local Government Area of Plateau State, Bernad Bagu forced his way through the foggy weather to make it to the airport in time. On his arrival at Jos Airport he looked at his wristwatch to be sure he was on time for his flight. Time passed, but…
22 Jan 2015
THE Chairman of the Skyway Aviation Handling Company Limited (SAHCOL), Barr. Dr. Taiwo Olayinka Afolabi (MON), a lawyer, has been given The ‘Sun’s Business Man of the year award 2014’. The award was presented to him at the Eko Hotel & Suites, Victoria Island, Lagos in a very elaborate ceremony which had in attendance Crème…
Gebremariam-16-01
15 Jan 2015
Nigeria, in the event of the global down turn of world economy, should be thinking now on how to develop critical sectors of her economy other than oil and gas in order to avoid the adverse effect this will have in the overall governance of the country. One of such critical sectors is the aviation…
DISCOVERY
15 Jan 2015
DISCOVERY Air on Wednesday commenced series of meetings with passengers and their legal representatives that lodged complaints with it and the Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority ( NCAA). The meetings, it was learnt is part of efforts by the start up carrier to restore the suspension of its operating license by the NCAA. The NCAA on…
15 Jan 2015
ARIK Air, West and Central Africa’s largest carrier is resuming flight services to Cotonou, Benin Republic and Douala, Cameroon from Monday, January 19, 2015. Flight services between Lagos, Nigeria and Cotonou/Douala were suspended last year in the wake of the outbreak of Ebola Virus in some parts of West Africa. Arik Air will be operating…

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