Category: Aviation

N20bn: Arik Air sues FG, Ethiopian Airlines

Arik Air Limited has filed a N20 billion suit against the Federal Government and Ethiopian Airlines over recent claims in the media that they were negotiating the takeover of the airline. The suit was instituted …

ICAO to certify Lagos Airport July 21 – FAAN

The Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria (FAAN) on Thursday said the Murtala Muhammed International Airport, Lagos, would be certified on July 21. Mr Rabiu Yadudu, the Director of Operations, FAAN, made the disclosure while speaking …

European Commission bans Nigerian airline

Nigerian air operator, Medview airline, has been banned from operating within the airspace of the European Commission. A statement released by the commission said that a total of 181 airlines have been banned from EU …

AMCON pumps N1.5bn into Ailing Arik Air

The Asset Management Corporation of Nigeria (AMCON) has injected a total of N1.5 billion into Arik Air since it took over the distressed airline in February 2017. The Chief Executive Officer of Arik Air, Captain …
NCAA warns about dangers of thunderstorms

NCAA cautions pilots, airlines on severe thunderstorms

The Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority, NCAA, Wednesday, cautioned pilots, airline operators and Air Traffic Controllers on the danger associated with severe thunderstorms. A statement signed by Sam Adurogboye, NCAA spokesperson, said the caution is based …