Port Harcourt International Airport
Despite a rebound in passenger traffic since flights resumed a year ago, scheduled airlines are struggling to cope with poor aviation infrastructure that has not seen repair or upgrade in several years.
The Federal Government has announced the designation of four international airports, as Special Economic Zones. The Minister of Aviation, Capt. Hadi Sirika, made this disclosure in a statement issued by Mr James Odaudu, the Director, Public Affairs, Ministry of Aviation, in Abuja on Wednesday. The minister said that the four airports comprised the Murtala Muhammad…
4 Nov 2020
The Accident Investigation Bureau (AIB) yesterday released the final report on an accident involving Chanchangi Boeing 737-200 aircraft that occurred at the Port Harcourt International Airport, Omagwa, Rivers State, about 12 years ago.
11 Sep 2020
Airports are sometimes the first and last points of contact for travelers and Spacefinish has ensured that travelers...
17 Jul 2020
This may not be the best of times for the aviation industry, as both sitting and former governors as well as very important persons (VIPs) have been accused of violating
11 Jul 2020
The Federal Airport Authority (FAAN) has restated commitment towards ensuring a zero Coronavirus (COVID-19) transmission as Port Harcourt International Airport resumes operations. Mr Abayomi Akinbinu, the Regional Manager, South-South and South-East, FAAN, said this on Saturday at the airport during the arrival of the first flight after three months of COVID-19 shutdown. The first flight…
11 May 2020
At least 17 out of the 20 airports owned and managed by the Federal Government have turned out to be unviable and have operated at a loss for three years.
29 Jan 2020
The Federal Government has given the Nigeria Customs Service a revenue target of N1.5 trillion for year 2020.
5 Jan 2020
The Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria (FAAN) has announced the reopening of Port Harcourt International Airport for operations.
18 Oct 2019
The Federal Government yesterday approved the sum of N10 billion for the rehabilitation of the Akanu Ibiam International Airport, Enugu.
11 Sep 2019
The Onne Ports Complex in Rivers State is currently undergoing massive transformation to further reduce the ship turn around time. Turn around time is the amount of time it takes to unload a ship or plane at the end of one journey and load it again for the next one. The average turn around time is a key parameter to measure ports’ efficiency.
8 Jul 2019
Several runway incidents at the Port Harcourt International Airport (PHIA) in Rivers State have raised fresh concerns over safety of aerodromes in the country.