Civil Aviation Authority pledges to fight aeropolitics
Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority (NCAA) has pledged to support local airlines in fighting repressive rules occasioned by feisty aeropolitics in the global aviation industry.
Foreign airlines adopt no-mask no-boarding policy
At least four out of about 30 foreign carriers that operate in Nigeria have made it compulsory for all passengers to wear face masks during flights in response to the coronavirus crisis.
Stronger local carriers through serious reforms
The local airlines in Nigeria are doing more with less. But beyond some dozy recognition of efforts, the National Assembly needs more than a passing interest, to overhaul toxic provisions that undermine sustainable growth of the air travel business.
Imperative of partnership, customer satisfaction to airline success
Until local airlines scale-up their services, put the customer first and value partnership in operations, they may continue to have slim chances of success and longer lifespan.
KLM bankrolls V-shape plane experiment
Dutch airline KLM are funding a pioneering aeronautical project which could see the shape and layout of commercial aeroplanes changed forever. The stunning ‘Flying-V’ design has the same wingspan as existing planes and is able to carry up to 314 passengers. It is named after the iconic Gibson Flying-V electric guitar used by a number…