Author Archives: Sade Williams

Picketing: Bristow threatens legal action against NAAPE

  Posted by Sade Williams    Bristow Helicopters has threatened to take legal action against the National Association of Aircraft Pilots and Engineers (NAAPE) as the union continues its strike on Tuesday.   The workers began the strike on Monday after they accused the airline of alleged insensitivity to their plights.   They are demanding better condition of service, new ...

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COVID-19: Air Peace sacks pilots, reviews salaries

    …airline says decision painful   Posted by Sade Williams    Air Peace management on Monday, explained that it has to lay off some staff, including pilots in the company due to the the circumstances the airline has found itself as a result of the devastating effects of the COVID-19 pandemic.   The airline which said it has never, ...

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Is Evacuation replacing Commercial Flights?

      By Dr. Gabriel Olowo   I am perturbed with the endless Flight Evacuations before & during Covid19 plague these past 6 months. I am particularly worried why Evacuation flights is seemingly replacing Commercial flights after the new travel protocols have been established, all stake holders have complied with international set rules and people love to travel for ...

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NAAPE begins indefinite strike at Bristow over salary, training, other issues

Posted by Sade Williams   Members of the National Association of Aircraft Pilots and Engineers (NAAPE) at Bristow Nigeria Limited, will embark on an indefinite strike beginning August 3, 2020, over issues bothering on Condistion of Service (CoS), salaries of national pilots and engineers to an obsolete rate of NGN345/$1, among others.   The union in a statement signed by ...

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