N150b hajj fees ‘trapped’ over cancelled pilgrimage
Over N150 billion paid to service providers by Nigerians for this year’s pilgrimage to Saudi Arabia is hanging in the balance. This followed cancellation of international pilgrimage by the kingdom. Hajj exercise is expected to begin Tuesday.
AIB releases preliminary report on Med-View plane crash
The Accident Investigation Bureau (AIB) has released the preliminary report on the crash involving a Boeing 737-500 aircraft owned and operated by Med-View Airline.
Med-View Airline blames suspension of international operations on lessor’s default
Nigeria’s major carrier, Med-View Airline, has blamed the temporary suspension of its international operations on bad leasing arrangement of two operating airplanes servicing the London, Dubai and West Coast routes. The airline said contrary to claims in some quarters of alleged high debt profile, the leased Boeing 777 aircraft developed fault and failure of…
Operators groan over high price of aviation fuel, operational cost
Airline operators have expressed concern over the high cost of operating in the country, citing among others the burden of aviation fuel that has left them disadvantaged among international carriers.
Med-View offers discount on London route
Med-View Airline has rolled out low fares on the Lagos-London route as part of the Yuletide offer to passengers.The promo, which takes immediate effect and ends December 31, 2017 for out bound and January 15...
Med-View opens Abidjan, Conakry, Dakar routes
Poised to have a strong presence on the West Coast, Med-View Airline will on Friday, October 27 spread its wings to Abidjan, Conakry and Dakar with an inaugural flight.
Foreign airlines, forex and high fares
It has been inscrutable why Nigeria’s population and other economic indices have not reflected in favourable international airfares out of Nigeria over the years.
Med-View shareholders seek privatisation of aviation agencies
Shareholders of Med-View Airline Plc have bemoaned the alleged excessive charges slammed on airline operators by government agencies in the aviation industry, calling for an urgent...