Aviation sector needs reform, not bailout fund
The Federal Government the other day pledged to support the aviation sector with bailout funds to cushion the devastating effects of the coronavirus pandemic.
Protest as foreign airline prepares to airlift stranded Nigerians in Canada
Over 300 Nigerians stranded in Canada may finally be evacuated later this week by a foreign airline. The designated carrier, most likely Ethiopian Airlines (ET) following the ouster of Air Peace from the exercise, is in the final phase of concluding the travel arrangements, The Guardian has learnt.
Ethiopian Airlines partners Sanad to create MRO Center of Excellence in Africa
Sanad Aerotech, the leading provider of aircraft engine maintenance, repair and overhaul (MRO) solutions and part of Sanad, a wholly owned subsidiary of Mubadala Investment Company...
Ethiopian Airlines earmarks $5 billion for Bishoftu Airport
State-run Ethiopian Airlines is set to begin construction later this year on what will be one of Africa’s largest airports.
Nigerian aviation industry: Next level deliverables
All over the world, air travel by far remains the preferred option for extensive mobility. Both for business and leisure, the speed, comfort, and safety is incomparable. Added to these parameters are the ambiance and panache attached to air travel.
ET expands operations in India
Ethiopian Airlines has announced that it will start passenger flights to Bengaluru, India as of October 27, 2019. The capital of the Indian state of Karnataka...
‘Why foreign airlines retain 80% air traffic share in Nigeria, others’
The absence of a functional national carrier in Nigeria, and other African major air markets has been blamed for local airlines’ loss of international air traffic...
ET plans new airline in Nigeria
Ethiopian Airlines has announced that it is in talks with the federal government of the country, private sectors and airline operators in the aviation industry for the establishment of a new airline.