Airlines

Air Peace Customer Dragged to Court for Attempted Aircraft Hijacking, Other Charges

  …As Judge Recuses self from suit due to unprofessional conduct of Customer’s Counsel   Posted by Sade Williams    The Nigeria Police Force has dragged a businesswoman Mrs. Nneka Ogbonna to court on a two-count charge of aircraft hijacking and flight disruption on an Air Peace flight scheduled to depart Lagos for Warri on December 10, 2019. The passenger ...

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7-Star plans to float premium airline with four Embraer Jets

Posted by Sade Williams  7-Star airline management has revealed plans to float a premium airline as it also plans to acquire four Embraer jets soon. The airline currently  has five helicopters in its hangars awaiting necessary clearance for operations. The chief executive officer of 7Star Global Airline, Engr Issac Balami who revealed this in his office at the Murtala Mohammad ...

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AIB begins investigation into Azman Air incident

Posted by Sade Williams   The Accident Investigation Bureau, Nigeria (AIB-N), said it has been notified of and has commenced investigation into a serious incident involving a Boeing 737-500 with Nationality and Registration Marks 5N-SYS belonging to Azman Air, which occurred around 5:55pm (Local Time) on February 16, 2021. The aircraft, with 49 passengers and 6 crew members onboard, was ...

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ACI confers Abuja Airport with 2020 Service Quality award

  Sade Williams For providing a superior customer experience despite the difficult circumstances occasioned by the outbreak of Covid-19 pandemic, the Airports Council International (ACI) has conferred the Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport (NAIA), Abuja with the Airport Service Quality (ASQ) Award. A letter from the office of the Director-General of ACI, dated February 15, 2021, sighted by our correspondent and ...

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Flights suspended as FAAN closes Runway 18R over Azman aircraft incident in Lagos

  Posted by Sade Williams    Flights into the Murtala Muhamned International Airport, Lagos,  have been suspended as the Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria (FAAN), announced a temporary closure of Runway 18R/36L. The closure is due to a landing incident involving a Boeing 737 Azman Air aircraft with registration 5N -SYS, and flight number ZQ2325. The aircraft had a tyre ...

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