AIB to review regulations
The Accident Investigation Bureau (AIB) will be hosting a two-day stakeholders’ forum to review its proposed Civil Aviation Regulations of 2019 on April 4 and 5, 2019, in Lagos. The aim of the forum is to engage stakeholders on the proposed amendments to the Civil Aviation (Investigation of Air Accidents and Incidents) Regulations, 2016 and…
Investigators demand videos, evidence of presidential helicopter crash
The Accident Investigation Bureau (AIB) has urged members of the public to support its probe of last weekend’s Caverton helicopter crash, by availing video footage of the accident.
AIB targets infrastructure upgrade, systems review
Commissioner of the Accident Investigation Bureau (AIB), Akin Olateru, has said that the agency would do more in the upgrade of its infrastructure, ensure constant review of its systems, processes and procedure, and invest more on human capital development in 2019. Olateru, who was pleased with achievements of the bureau in 2018, said the new…
Why there’s improved air safety in Nigeria,says AIB boss
The Commissioner for the Accident Investigation Bureau (AIB), Mr Akin Olateru, says the aviation sector has recorded no major air crash for over three years because of the synergy and effective collaboration among the agencies.
AIB releases Bristow helicopter crash report, three others
The Accident Investigation Bureau (AIB) yesterday released the final report on a fatal accident involving Bristow Helicopters...
AIB, Benin Republic sign pact on accident investigation
The Accident Investigation Bureau (AIB), and the Benin Republic Bureau of Air Accident Investigation, have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU), to boost cooperation in terms of air accident investigation and capacity building. The AIB Commissioner, Akin Olateru, while signing the MoU recently in Abuja explained that the pact was to help Republic of Benin…
AIB to review outdated regulations, accident reporting procedure
The Accident Investigation Bureau (AIB) yesterday said all was set for a review of existing regulations and reporting procedure to accommodate innovations in the global aviation industry.
AIB, UNILAG sign MoU on material lab usage
Accident Investigation Bureau (AIB) has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the University of Lagos (UNILAG) on the use of its metallurgical laboratory at the Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport (NAIA), Abuja.
Flooding, wet surface behind Dana Air’s PH runway scare, says AIB
The Accident Investigation Bureau (AIB) yesterday released the preliminary report on the recent Dana Air plane incident at Port Harcourt International Airport, citing flooding and wet surface as primary casual factors.
AIB deploys technology to enhance timely reportage of accidents
Apparently to enhance its functions and interface with members of the general public, the Accident Investigation Bureau (AIB) has deployed technology as part of its operations. Specifically, the bureau launched a mobile app for easy and real-time reportage of serious incidences in the aviation industry nationwide. The initiative has also been commended by stakeholders as…