The Federal Government will, on Oct. 13, arraign the Managing Director (MD), Dana Air, Hathiramani Jacky Ranesh, in a Federal High Court, Abuja on allegations bordering on fraud.
Despite the operational hiccups facing the sector, local airlines have recorded a marginal rebound in business, recording improved passenger patronage across networks.
Following receipt of the Federal Government’s palliative, at least two airlines have commenced fleet expansion programmes by retrieving aircraft stuck overseas and acquiring additional capacity.
23 Dec 2020
Local airline, Dana Air, has offered to compensate travellers over recent flight disruptions and delays recorded across its network.
19 Oct 2020
The aviation sector that is still battling the after-effects of COVID-19 lockdown and slow pace of recovery has further slid below the 50 percent average load factor of the last few weeks.
12 Jul 2020
There are indications that a total of 18 local operators have submitted formal application for the N27b aviation bailout fund proposed by the Federal Government.
8 Jul 2020
Barring last-minute changes, at least five of the nine local commercial airlines will this morning take to the skies in a restart of scheduled flight services following three months
5 May 2020
The coronavirus pandemic may have changed the face of social interactions, including how we travel and the sitting arrangement aboard commercial aeroplanes.
1 Feb 2020
February 2020 marks the 12th edition of Malimbe and in that time, the team of the Nigerian magazine has visited twelve different destinations to show Nigeria to the world.
1 Nov 2019
The local airlines in Nigeria are doing more with less. But beyond some dozy recognition of efforts, the National Assembly needs more than a passing interest, to overhaul toxic provisions that undermine sustainable growth of the air travel business.
5 Oct 2019
Dana Air has announced that it would partner with the Nigerian Economic Summit Group (NESG) towards the success of the 25th Nigerian Economic Summit holding at the Transcorp Hilton Hotel, Abuja, from October 7th to 8, 2019.
8 Jun 2019
Dana Air has opened more sales and ticketing outlets in Abuja and Uyo to provide more convenient booking options for its guests.