Author Archives: Sade Williams

Drug trafficking: FAAN talks tough on baggage tagging at airports

Posted by Sade Williams The Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria (FAAN) has said that it will take appropriate action against any staff of the agency found to be conniving with drug traffickers in baggage tagging across airports in the country. General Manager public affairs FAAN, Mrs Henrietta Yakubu, who disclosed this to aviation journalists in Lagos, said the report of ...

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Turkish Airlines commences Istanbul – Port Harcourt flight operations

L-R: Deputy Governor of Rivers State, Dr. (Mrs.) Ipalibo Gogo Banigo; Executive Governor of Rivers State, Ezenwo Nyesom Wike; Senior Vice President of Sales, 2nd Region, Turkish Airlines, Kerem Sarp; and, Vice President for Sales for Sub-Saharan Africa, Turkish Airlines, Askin Cantimur at the inaugural ceremony of Turkish Airlines operations in Port Harcourt on Tuesday Posted by Sade Williams Turkish Airlines ...

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NCAA begins investigation into helicopter landing on Benin-Ore highway

Posted by Sade Williams The Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority (NCAA) has said that it is fully aware of the viral video of the Helicopter that landed on the highway recently, saying it has commenced full scale investigation to ascertain the circumstances surrounding the unscheduled diversion. A statement signed by Sam Adurogboye, the NCAA spokesman said initial reports indicate that the ...

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Red Star Express Expands with GSA Services

Posted by Sade Williams   One of Nigeria’s leading logistics and cargo generating company, Red Star Express Plc, has ventured into the cargo General Sales Agent services (GSA) as part of its expansion drive. This was announced at an exclusive interview with some of the company’s top management staff recently. This service which was introduced last on June 14th according ...

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Bristow invests N100m in aviation human capacity development

Posted by Sade Williams Bristow Helicopters (Nigeria) Limited, the leading global provider of industrial aviation services has once again taken a significant step towards its ongoing initiatives and commitment to training and human capacity development in the Nigerian aviation industry. In an exclusive partnership with the Nigerian Content Development and Monitoring Board (NCDMB), and in furtherance of its commitment to ...

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