Murtala Muhammed Airport II
FAAN grounds Lagos, Warri airports, others over N2.6b debt
The Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria (FAAN) yesterday announced the withdrawal of its services from the Murtala Muhammed Airport II (MMA2) terminal in Lagos. Also affected are the airports in Gombe, Kebbi and Delta states.The action, which takes effect this morning, is in protest against a debt of N2.608 billion allegedly owed by the facilities.
Airlines lose over N400 million to MMA2 closure
Local airlines yesterday recorded losses in excess of N400 million over the closure of Murtala Muhammed Airport II (MMA2) and disruption of flight activities on Wednesday.
Aviation unions to shut MMA2 over sack of 20 members
Aviation workers’ unions may today shutdown the Murtala Muhammed Airport II (MMA2) terminal in Lagos, in protest of alleged anti-labour activities of Bi-Courtney Service Limited (BASL), the concessionaire and operator of the busy terminal. The unions, under the aegis of Air Transport Services Senior Staff Association of Nigeria (ATSSSAN) and the National Union of…
The good, bad and ugly of air travel sector in 2017
Without doubt, it was indeed a fairly good year for the aviation industry in Nigeria. It was quite defining for policies and what to do with infrastructural deficit.
Senate to award zero allocation to aviation in 2017 budget
Senate House Committee on Privatisation has disclosed that the aviation sector will get zero allocation in the 2017 budget proposal that the president will present soon.