Airlines

NATCA solicits confirmation of Pwajok, inducts newly rated ATCOs

    Posted by Sade Williams   The Nigerian Air Traffic Controllers’ Association (NATCA) has entreated the Honourable Minster of Aviation, Senator Hadi Sirika to accelerate the confirmation of the Actg. Managing Director of NAMA, Mr Matthew Lawrence Pwajok as the substantive Managing Director/Chief executive of the agency. Speaking during his welcome address at the association’s 51st annual general meeting/conference ...

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NAMA set to employ 100 air traffic controllers to address shortage

      …as 40 cadets undergo training at NCAT   Posted by Sade Williams   The Nigerian Airspace Management Agency (NAMA) has unveiled plans to employ additional 100 Air Traffic Controller Officers (ATCOs) to tackle the impeding shortage of controllers in the country. The agency also said that already no fewer than 40 ATCO cadets are undergoing training at ...

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Ethiopian Minister of Transport says airline’s partnership with Nigeria Air boost to African aviation

  Posted by Sade Williams   The Nigeria Air project has been described as a partnership between the two highest populated African nations that will impact greatly on the Aviation industry in the continent and intergovernmental relationships. This was the declaration of the Ethiopian Minister of Transport and Logistics, Mrs Dagamawit Moges when she led the country’s delegation at the ...

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ICAO, Qatar to Partner with Nigeria on Aviation University 

    Posted by Sade Williams   The President of the International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO) Council, Salvatore Siacchitano has restated the commitment of the organisation to partner with Nigeria in the establishment, provision of funding and faculty of the African Aviation and Aerospace University (AAAU) in Abuja. The ICAO President gave the assurance when Nigeria’s Minister of Aviation Senator ...

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Climate change poses serious challenge to maritime sector–NiMet DG

  Posted by Sade Williams   The Director General/CEO of the Nigerian Meteorological Agency, Prof. Mansur Bako Matazu says weather related hazards such as coastal flooding, ice and ice berg and sea level rise constitute serious challenge to the maritime sector especially in the era of climate change. Prof. Matazu, said this during the presentation of a paper titled The ...

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