Tackling multiple delays in local operations
Except for the more orderly manner in which they filed, the scene could easily have been mistaken for the rush hour at popular Oyingbo market in Lagos. Both young...
NCAA probes security breach, runway invasion at Sokoto airport
The Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority (NCAA) on Tuesady launched investigation into the recent security breach and invasion of restricted area at the Sultan Abubakar Sadiq III Airport, Sokoto.
NCAA warns airlines over flight delays, cancellations
The Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority (NCAA) has warned airlines to desist from incessant flight delays and cancellations as it declared zero tolerance for illegal practices. The apex regulatory body observed that multiple flight cancellations and delays have become routine and a set-back to the industry. It will be recalled that the NCAA recently put the…
NCAA, Lagos government to check high-rises
The Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority (NCAA) and the Lagos State Government (LASG) are partnering to curb the danger posed by unauthorised high-rise structures scattered around Lagos metropolis.
NCAA warns pilots, airlines over bad weather, heavy rains
Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority (NCAA) yesterday issued a weather hazard alert to all pilots and airline operators, urging them to be wary of danger associated with rainy season in flight operations.
15 new airlines seek operating permits as business booms
About 25 new private and commercial airlines have applied for operating permits as the demand for air travel steadily rises in the country.The spokesman of the apex regulatory body, the Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority (NCAA), Sam Adurogboye....
Nigeria launches probe after plane overshoots runway
Nigeria's aviation authorities said Wednesday they had launched an investigation into how a passenger plane overshot the runway while landing in the southern city of Port Harcourt.
Normalcy returns to local operations after harmattan disruption
Normalcy has returned to local flight operations nationwide after harmattan haze disrupted activities causing delays and cancellations in the last couple of weeks.The stability in operation, observed since the week began, is occasioned by improved weather at most airports across the country.
NCAA, NAMA review weather guidelines for 18 airports
The Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority (NCAA), in partnership with the Nigerian Airspace Management Agency (NAMA), has reviewed the aerodrome operating weather minima for 18 airports across the country.
Airlines lose 50% flight operations, revenue to harmattan haze
Local airlines have lost about 50 per cent of flight operations due to poor visibility occasioned by the seasonal harmattan haze.Though air travel is usually at its peak during Yuletide, operators couldn’t optimise most of their recent investments as a result of flight delays and cancellations.