NAMA begins installation of pilot joint briefing offices nationwide
The Nigerian Airspace Management Agency (NAMA), has begun installation of prefabricated pilot joint briefing offices nationwide.The move is part of the processes of digitalising the nation’s Aeronautical Information Service (AIS).
NAMA splits Lagos airspace control centre to boost services
Nigerian Airspace Management Agency (NAMA) has successfully split the Lagos Sub-Flight Information Region (Sub-FIR) airspace into two sectors, as part of a move to enhance air traffic services.
Stakeholders hinge quality operations on service level agreements
Until aviation service providers and operators embrace and operate by the rules of Service Level Agreements (SLAs), the industry may continue
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.
Poor funding costs airlines effective air navigation, service delivery
Air navigation and traffic control experts yesterday blamed poor funding for the lack of effective air navigation and service delivery in the local aviation industry. The stakeholders, therefore, urged the government to provide fund for the upgrade and replacement of obsolete air navigation equipment to enable the Nigeria Airspace Management Agency (NAMA) deliver its services…
Poor funding hinders aviation growth with 11% budget grant in 2018
Poor budgetary funding has again emerged as the major problem facing the air travel industry, with the Federal Government also showing fatigue in financing the sub-sector. The budgetary poor funding showed in last year’s budget where only about 11 per cent was released to aviation. By implication, only N29.385 billion out of a total of…
Stakeholders validate technology plans for renewable energy resources
Industry stakeholders have endorsed three comprehensive sectoral Nationally Appropriate Mitigation Action (NAMA) technology plans for renewable energy resources - solar, wind and biomass. The experts also validated the draft report from the international consultant on development of Monitoring, Reporting and Verification (MRV) mechanism for Nigerian power sector and the draft grid emission factor calculations for…
NAMA plans to upgrade airspace radio equipment
The Nigerian Airspace Management Agency (NAMA) says it has put machinery in place to accelerate the total upgrade of its radio communication infrastructure across the country. The agency said this was to ensure that communication challenges experienced by pilots in some parts of the airspace were eliminated. According to the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN),…
FG assures pilots, airlines of improved airspace communications
The Federal Government yesterday assured pilots and airlines of safer and efficient airspace radio communications system in the country.