Events

National carrier: Airline operators, others raise concerns over route allocation, Arik/Aero ownership

    By Sade Williams As the plans to establish a new national carrier reach advance stage, stakeholders have asked the Federal government to give clarifications on some areas that seem to them to be ‘knotty’ before the carrier is finally established.   One of them, Barrister Allen Onyema, chairman of Air Peace, at the just concluded 22nd Annual Seminar ...

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Airport Business Summit & Expo holds July 30 in Abuja

  Posted by Sade Williams   The 5th Airport Business Summit and Expo for Africa is to hold between  July 30 – August 1, 2018, at Shehu Musa Yar’ Adua Centre , Central Area Abuja with the theme “Repositioning the Airport Business to Sustain Air Transport growth” , according to the organizers.   The summit, which has been tailored to ...

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LAAC seminar, awards hold Thursday

  Posted by Sade Williams   All is set for the earlier announced 22nd Annual Seminar & Awards of the League of Airport and Aviation Correspondents (LAAC) scheduled to hold this Thursday, July 19, 2018 at Sheraton Hotels and Suites, Lagos.   Sen. Hadi Sirika, the Minister of State for Aviation, would be the Special Guest of Honour at the ...

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2018 Hajj: Emirates to operate extra flights to Jeddah, Medina

  Posted by: Sade Williams Emirates will be operating extra flights to Jeddah and Medina to help facilitate travel for pilgrims heading to and from the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia for Hajj.   Emirates will be operating 33 additional flights to Jeddah and Medina from 6 to 31 August to support the journey for pilgrims expected to travel to the ...

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FAAN, AIB, others pledge commitment to LAAC’s 22nd Seminar

  Aviation agencies led by the Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria (FAAN) and Accident Investigation Bureau (AIB) have all pledged commitment to the forthcoming 22nd annual seminar of the League of Airport and Aviation Correspondents (LAAC), scheduled to hold at Sheraton Hotels, Lagos.   Other major agencies and companies that have also offered support to the league for the successful ...

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