Air ticket sales to worsen with global pandemic as 2019 records 31% slump
Ticket sales for international travellers in Nigeria recorded about 31.4 per cent slump in 2019, compared to 2018 estimates.
Airports on alert as Nigeria braces for coronavirus
International airports yesterday went on red alert as they intensified the screening of inbound passengers, following an outbreak of the deadly coronavirus in China.
Again, Air Maroc alleges invasion of aircraft at Lagos airport
FAAN refutes claim Royal Air Maroc has again reported an invasion of its aircraft on the Murtala Muhammed International Airport (MMIA) runway in Lagos, the second within two weeks. The Guardian learnt that the latest incident happened at the weekend as the Boeing 737-700 aircraft, marked CN-RNQ, was preparing for take off about 5:30am. Having…
FAAN denies suspected runway invasion of Air Maroc plane at Lagos Airport
The Federal Airport Authority of Nigeria (FAAN) yesterday denied the suspected invasion of Royal Air Maroc aircraft shortly after touchdown at Murtala Muhammed International Airport (MMIA) in Lagos.
Stakeholders fault Federal Government’s plan for repairs of Enugu airport
The planned closure of Akanu Ibiam International Airport, Enugu State, by the Federal Government to give way for contractors to fix the runway, is not going down well with stakeholders from the South East.
Intruder mounts moving Azman Plane, exposes security gaps at Lagos Airport
A yet unnamed man intruded into the operations of an Azman airline's plane at the Murtala Muhammed Airport Terminal 2 (MMA2), exposing perennial...
Passengers flee as fire razes section of Imo airport
A section of the Sam Mbakwe International Cargo Airport, Owerri, Imo State, was yesterday razed by fire, forcing passengers to flee for safety.
Foreign airlines divert traffic to PH, Abuja to decongest Lagos
Foreign carriers have expressed readiness to divert some flight operations to new terminals at Port Harcourt International Airport (PHIA), Omegwa, Rivers State, and the Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport ....