NDLEA intercepts 21.9kg of cocaine in NAIA
The National Drug Law Enforcement Agency, (NDLEA) Nnamdi Azikwe International Airport (NAIA), Abuja has intercepted 21.9kg of Cocaine.
Confusion as airlines ration capacity, routes
The Guardian learnt that the chaos were connected with erratic flight delays, overbooking, indiscriminate rescheduling and poor communications on flight status, all pitting exhausted air travellers against airport and airline staffers.
200 per cent fare hike, COVID-19 protocols put air travel in disarray
A week after foreign flights resumed on Lagos and Abuja routes, international air travel has gone chaotic. Not only have fares increased by more than 200 per cent on some routes, seats are either not available or flights fail to keep to schedules.
160 stranded Nigerians arrive from U.S.
One hundred and sixty stranded Nigerians in the United States yesterday arrived the Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport (NAIA), Abuja.
That embarrassing flight diversion at Lagos Airport
Gross inadequacies in the Nigerian aviation space came to the fore the other day in a most bizarre manner that embarrassed the country.
Normalcy returns as agency optimises airport landing equipment
Normal scheduled services have fully resumed in Nigerian airspace as safety critical equipment return to optimal functions at both Lagos and Abuja airports.The safe operations were enhanced by successfully calibration of the Category III Instrument Landing Systems....
Flight delays, cancellations cripple local travels amid traffic surge
Flight delays and cancellations in local air transport have worsened, much to the discomfort of passengers travelling for either summer or Muslim festivities.
Ethiopian Airlines moves operations to Abuja new terminal
Leading African airline, Ethiopia Airlines, has moved its operations to the newly commissioned terminal building at the Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport (NAIA), Abuja.
Abuja airport temporarily shut down as plane skids off runway
Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport (NAIA), Abuja, was shutdown yesterday morning for about half an hour as Nest Oil operated aircraft skidded and got damaged on the sole runway. The Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria (FAAN) said the runway had to be shut down to enable the authority take safety precautions measures. The Guardian learnt that…
AIB releases report on four plane crashes
The Accident Investigation Bureau (AIB) has released another four reports on past air mishaps with various recommendations made to the Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority (NCAA) and concerned operators.