Airlines

Jubilation as Air Peace increases workers’ salary

    Posted by Sade Williams    It was jubilation galore for workers of Nigeria’s biggest carrier, Air Peace on Monday when the management of the airline gave them salary increase. The excited workers could not believe it when they got salary alert and noticed that all the workers were given a raise by the management with some receiving 100 ...

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Stakeholders urge African CAAs to lead infrastructure renewal in continent through technology

  Posted by Sade Williams    Players in the global aviation industry have decried the infrastructure gaps in most of the African aviation countries, but posited that new technology, if embraced by the continent’s governments, especially through the Civil Aviation Authorities (CAAs), would help to address the challenges. This is as Capt. Musa Nuhu, the Director-General of the Nigerian Civil ...

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Green Africa takes delivery of third ATR72-600 ahead flight commencement

    Posted by Sade Williams    Green Africa, Nigeria’s Lagos-based value airline, has completed the acceptance of three ATR 72-600s from ACIA Aero Leasing as required by the Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority (NCAA) for a new airline to hold an AOC and commence commercial flights. The third aircraft with registration number ZS-XZC/5N-GAD, arrived in Lagos on Thursday, 3rd June ...

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Concession will address challenges confronting Nigeria’s airports—Sirika

  Hadi Sirika, Nigeria’s Aviation Minister in this snippets made available to SADE WILLIAMS, publisher of The Travelport, from the Ministry of Aviation, provides insights into the current plan by government to concession four international airports, saying it is in the overall interest of the nation. Experts:   Why concession these airports? The delivery of this project helps Nigeria achieve ...

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NAHCO clinches United Airlines, Qatar Airways handling contracts, renews others

    Posted by Sade Williams   For its track records of service excellence, Nigeria’s foremost and leading ground handling service provider, Nigerian Aviation Handling Company, NAHCO Plc, has clinched the handling contract for United State based United Airlines for the next three years. United Airlines, having voluntarily exited the Lagos airspace since 2016, is making a return in November, ...

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