A requiem for Nigeria Air
Against the backdrop of the massive corruption and ineptitude that plague Nigeria presently, the decision by the Federal Government to suspend the much advertised...
Lack of spare parts grounds N27.9b radar facility
The Nigerian Airspace Management Agency (NAMA) yesterday disclosed that the lack of spare parts to fix the N27.9 billion worth of Total Radar Coverage (TRACON) equipment has grounded the facility. NAMA said the critical facility, which had been in operation in the last eight years, had been starved of supplies, contrary to agreements signed with…
NAMA deploys VHR radios at Lagos control centres
The Nigerian Airspace Management Agency (NAMA) yesterday completed the installation of two Jotron high-powered Very High Frequency (VHF) long-range radios...
Arik automates 5% ticket, cargo sales payment system
Arik Air has adopted the automation platform for the payment of mandatory five per cent ticket and cargo sales charges to the Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority (NCAA).
NAMA moves to boost IGR
The Nigerian Airspace Management Agency (NAMA) has begun moves to shore up its revenue base in order to effectively meet its core obligation of air navigation services.
NAMA ex-director alleges threat to life
A former director in Nigeria Airspace Management Authority (NAMA), Mr. Ogedengbe Edward Edokhamen, has raised the alarm over attempt by unknown persons to assassinate him and members of his family.
Faulty business models, policies shrink air travel market, survival of airlines
Beyond the prevailing harsh operating environment, the faulty business models airlines’ operators often adopt may be responsible for the perennial low market penetration and short lifespan...
Aviation minister, regulators meet over near-mishap incidences
Minister of State for Aviation, Hadi Sirika, and senior officials of various regulatory agencies on Monday, till the wee hours of yesterday in Lagos, had an emergency meeting...