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Int’l ATC Day: NATCA seeks more funding for training, tasks Govt. on retirement age of personnel

      Posted by Sade Williams     The President of Nigeria Air Traffic Controllers Association (NATCA), Abayomi Agoro, has called for more funding for the Nigerian Airspace Management Agency (NAMA) in order to improve on the training of technical staff.     Agoro made this call in an interview with aviation journalists in his office in Lagos while ...

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Royal Air Maroc flight returns to base over cargo door emergency light

    Posted by Sade Williams     A Royal Air Maroc flight B737-700 with registration number CN-RNQ, onnSunfay, returned to base at Murtala Muhammed Inyernational Airpirt, Lago, after the pilot discovered that the cargo door light was on.   The pilot returnefvto base despite the Aviation security escort visual observation that the Cargo door was closed.     It was ...

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ICAO appoints AIB safety investigator, Erhueh as BAGAIA new helmsman

        Posted by Sade Williams   The International Civil Aviation Organisation (ICAO) has appointed Engr. Charles Irikefe Erhueh, a safety investigator with Accident Investigation Bureau (AIB) Nigeria, as the new Commissioner of the Banjul Accord Group Accident Investigation Agency (BAGAIA).       Erhueh was picked after a thorough recruitment process in which various applicants from within ...

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Chairman, House committee on Aviation to speak at 4th Nigeriatravelsmart colloquium

Posted by Sade Williams Chairman, House Committee on Aviation, Honourable Nnolim Nnaji will be addressing aviation stakeholders as guest speaker at the Nigeriatravelsmart annual colloquium on Thursday, 24th October 2019 at the prestigious Eko Hotels and Suites, Victoria Island, Lagos.         The theme for this year’s fourth edition is: “Airport concession and options for airports development in Nigeria.” Expected ...

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e-visa service: Ethiopia receives 200,000 visitors from 217 countries since 2017

    Posted by Sade Williams     With the introduction of e-visa service back in June 2017, Ethiopia has opened its doors for foreign visitors wider than ever before. Ever since, the e-visa service has redefined visitors’ travel experience, easing entry into the country with digitized service accessible from any part of the world.     Using the e-visa ...

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