Accident Investigation Bureau
Aviation experts chart path to improved safety, survival
Local airline and allied organisations have been urged to tap into opportunities offered by the African Development Bank (AfDB) and other financial institutions on the continent
AIB hinges safer skies on implementation of safety recommendations
In efforts to deepen safer skies, the Accident Investigation Bureau (AIB) Nigeria, has harped on the need to improve utilisation of safety recommendations from air accidents and serious incidences to enhance air safety in the country.
AIB to release four reports of accident investigation
The Accident Investigation Bureau (AIB) has revealed that four reports of accident investigation conducted on aircraft mishaps in the country will be released soon. AIB commissioner and chief executive officer, (CEO) Engr Akin Olateru, who disclosed this at a one-day sensitisation symposium on the activities of AIB in Kano, said details of the cause of…
Crashed chopper pilot had no valid licence, says AIB
The Accident Investigation Bureau (AIB) Nigeria, yesterday, released the preliminary report on the recent helicopter crash in Opebi, Lagos, disclosing that the aircraft had no fuel at the time of the incident.
AIB to deploy drones at accident scenes
The Accident Investigation Bureau (AIB) Nigeria has intensified surveillance capacity with the acquisition of drone technology for use in accident probes.
Aviation workers protest against welfare, systemic rot nationwide
• Crashed helicopter has valid clearance, insurance, says operator A coalition of aviation workers’ unions will today hold a nationwide protest on welfare issues and alleged rot in the system. The coalition made up of the National Union of Air Transport Employees (NUATE), Air Transport Services Senior Staff Association of Nigeria (ATSSSAN) and Association of…
Joint committee reviews NCAA’s implementation of safety recommendations
Accident Investigation Bureau (AIB), and the Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority (NCAA), have set up an 11-man committee to review the implementation of safety recommendations at the NCAA.
AIB releases Osinbajo’s helicopter crash report, three others
The Accident Investigation Bureau (AIB) has released probe reports of four air accidents, including the helicopter crash involving Vice President Yemi Osinbajo.
Government alone cannot fund accident investigation, says AIB boss
The Accident Investigation Bureau (AIB), yesterday, said the decision to make its funding the sole responsibility of the federal government would neither help the agency nor the progress already made.
AIB releases preliminary reports on Air Peace flights
The Accident Investigation Bureau (AIB), Nigeria has released the preliminary reports on serious incidents involving three aircraft owned and operated by Air Peace Limited.
Air Peace faults AIB on unreported incidents’ claim
Air Peace has disagreed with the Accident Investigation Bureau (AIB), over allegations of unreported incidents and accidents by the airline, describing it as a misrepresentation of facts. The Bureau, saddled with the primary function of unraveling the cause of incidents and accidents to avert a reoccurrence, alleged that the airline had formed the habit of…