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Accident Investigation Bureau

19 Aug
Perennial underpricing and poor rates in the ground handling sub-sector of aviation yearly is costing the entire industry a shortfall of $28.35 million or N11.6 billion ($1:N410).
16 Apr
The Commissioner and Chief Executive Officer of Accident Investigation Bureau (AIB) Nigeria, Akin Olateru, has sought workers’ cooperation, dedication and professionalism in the second phase of his appointment.
11 Mar
The Accident Investigation Bureau (AIB) Nigeria, yesterday, launched an inquiry into a serious runway incident involving Boeing 737-300 aircraft operated by Air Peace.
21 Feb
The Accident Investigation Bureau, Nigeria (AIB-N) on Sunday confirmed the crash of an aircraft belonging to the Nigerian military at the Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport, Abuja.
20 Nov 2020
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
13 Nov 2020
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.
29 Oct 2020
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…
22 Sep 2020
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.
9 Sep 2020
The Accident Investigation Bureau (AIB) Nigeria has intensified surveillance capacity with the acquisition of drone technology for use in accident probes.
31 Aug 2020
• 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…
21 Aug 2020
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.
29 Jul 2020
The Accident Investigation Bureau (AIB) has released probe reports of four air accidents, including the helicopter crash involving Vice President Yemi Osinbajo.


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A 66-year-old man has pleaded guilty to a charge in relation to the death of Argentine footballer Emiliano Sala in a light aircraft crash in 2019, a British court heard on Monday.