‘How local airlines will survive new normal, lean times’
The global aviation industry is in dire straits over coronavirus disruptions. With the curve still not flattened and air traffic at its lowest ebb, local airlines have a fighting chance...
Udom to upgrade technical college to modern skills development centre
Udom Emmanuel of Akwa Ibom says former Technical College, Ikot Ada Idem in Ibiono Ibom Local Government Area, will be upgraded and converted to a modern Skills Development Centre.
The dark side of Ibom Air
In the afternoon of Friday, June 7 of this year, a Bombardier plane marked Ibom Air took off from the Victor Attah International Airport, Uyo with a handful of passengers, mostly government officials, en route Lagos. It was the maiden commercial flight of the airline owned by the government of Akwa Ibom State. This is…
Ibom Air makes maiden flight to Lagos
The Ibom Air owned by Akwa Ibom Government on Friday conducted its maiden flight from Uyo to Ikeja, Lagos State.
Ibom Air: Boosting Akwa Ibom’s economic fortunes in challenging skies
Apart from those that were, one way or the other involved in the conception and planning stages, as well as a few others in government circles, not many people, including Akwa Ibom indigenes were fully aware that the state would venture into the aviation industry, by floating its own airline. That only became public knowledge…