Experts canvass interline arrangements in local flight operation
Experts in the aviation sector have reiterated the importance of interline agreements among local operators, to help them manage operational cost; optimise capacity and services to customers.
Why air travel, tourism contribute only 1.7% to GDP
World Travel and Tourism Council (WTTC) has estimated that air travel and tourism in Nigeria contributed 1.7 per cent to the country’s Gross Domestic Product (GDP) in 2016.
FAAN cancels multiple checks at airports to implement executive order
Saleh Dunoma, who spoke after a meeting of all the security agencies at the international wing of the Murtala Muhammed Airport (MMA), Lagos, said a single screening unit would henceforth be seen at the departure halls of the airports.
Electronic device ban on Europe-U.S. flights can lead to $1.4bn productivity loss – IATA
The International Air Transport Association (IATA) says expanding the cabin ban on the carriage of large Portable Electronic Devices (PEDs) to Europe-to-US flights can lead to 1.4 billion dollar loss of productivity.
‘Airport concession will work if backed by rule of law’
Dr. Wale Babalakin (SAN) is the Chairman of Bi-Courtney Aviation Services Limited (BASL), operator of the Murtala Muhammed Airport Terminal Two (MMA2), Lagos. In an interactive session with the media in commemoration of 10th Anniversary celebration of MMA2, he addressed critical issues concerning the first privately-funded terminal in West Africa and the budding plan to…
Fly Mid Africa debuts as airline picks Peacock as agent
The Gambia’s new national carrier, Fly Mid Africa, would start its flight services from Banjul, the country’s capital, en route Dakar, Freetown, Accra to Lagos.
Dana Air partners AYEEN to boost youth empowerment
Dana Air has restated its commitment to youth development and entrepreneurship in Nigeria, with its recent partnership with Africa’s Young Entrepreneurs (A.Y.E) Reality TV Show.
Stakeholders decry dearth of personnel at NCAA
Spokesperson of the NCAA, Sam Adurogboye, said the temporary restriction of Med-View is not an indictment on the regulator or its operations.
NCAA to audit Med-View Airlines over EU ban
A full-scale audit would soon be conducted on the operations of Med-view Airlines to ensure the safety of its aircraft.The Spokesperson of the Nigeria Civil Aviation Authority (NCAA), Sam Adurogboye, disclosed this yesterday.