Lack of perimeter fencing stalls N60b Bayelsa airport operations
Inadequate perimeter fencing and attendant safety concerns were yesterday blamed for the current restrictions of commercial flight operations into the new Bayelsa airport in Bayelsa State.
Global aviation goes tough on terrorism, unruly passengers
Unruly passengers and terrorists alike are in for hard times as the international civil aviation community is set to activate new enforcement measures.
Civil aviation makes progress on low carbon emission agenda
The global civil aviation community has made progress in the effort to reduce carbon emission, with new guidelines to half the current level by 2050.
Six more countries okay single transport market agenda for Africa
The chances of a Single African Air Transport Market (SAATM) have brightened as six new countries endorsed open skies agenda for the continent. While two of the new entrants had already signed, bringing the signatories to 29, four others are due to make official submissions this month.
Airlines rally aviation community to low carbon emission, drone integration, others
International airlines have urged the global aviation community to give priority to issues of climate change, drone usage and its integration, among other issues, facing the development of the future of the industry.
FG pledges improved safety, security at airports
The Aviation Minister, Sen Hadi Sirika, says the Federal Government will continue to improve on safety and security at the nation’s airports through training and capacity development of staff.
NAMA reassures airlines of airspace safety
The Nigerian Airspace Management Agency (NAMA) has assured airlines and other airspace users that the nation’s airspace is safe for seamless and economic air navigation.
The objectives of accident investigation
Sir: I read the publication in some Nigerian media titled, “Air Peace Concealed Major Aircraft Incidents from Us – AIB” which was a press release by the Nigerian Accident Investigation Bureau to the World and this was unprecedented. After carefully reading the article and as a concerned Nigerian, I have the following observations and comments…
Nigeria not supporting any candidate for ICAO presidency
The Federal Government yesterday declared that it has not made commitment to support any candidate for the Council Presidency...