Until the Dangote Refinery comes on stream, there may be no respite from aviation fuel crisis rocking both airlines and the industry at large.
The Federal Government, yesterday, approved the lease of three Airbus and Boeing aircraft to commence domestic operations. The Minister of Aviation, Hadi Sirika..
The Minister of Aviation, Hadi Sirika, has admitted that the Federal Government is overwhelmed by the multi-pronged crisis rocking the aviation industry, saying there are no immediate solutions to the problem.
Barring a quick intervention from the Federal Government, air travellers, and the industry could be jolted in the days ahead as the unrepatriated funds for foreign airlines accruing from sales...
Top stakeholders in the aviation industry will later this month, brainstorm on concerns bordering on sunset airport, towards finding a lasting solution.
The Human Rights Writers Association of Nigeria (HURIWA), yesterday, warned the Federal Government against handing over 17 of the nation’s airports to cronies in the guise of concession.
Overseas maintenance of commercial airplanes operating in the country currently costs Nigeria at least $2.5 billion or N1.52 trillion ($1:N608) in capital flight yearly.
The Federal Capital Territory (FCT) has allocated land for construction of a second runway at the Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport (NAIA), Abuja, estimated to cost N92 billion.
Proposed national carrier, Nigeria Air, has scaled one of the mandatory regulatory hurdles, for which it was, yesterday, presented the Air Transport Licence (ATL).
Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority (NCAA), yesterday, alerted pilots and operators to inclement climate.
Minister of Aviation, Senator Hadi Sirika has appealed to member states and the African Civil Aviation Commission (AFCAC) to call on the Secretary General, International Civil Aviation Organisation....
The Minister of Aviation, Sen. Hadi Sirika, has begged Nigerian airlines to suspend the planned shutdown of operations from Monday over the high cost of aviation fuel from N190 to N700 per litre.