AIB

AIB sets to become Multi-Modal accident investigation body

      …as US stops sponsorship of Safe Sky programme for Africa   Posted by Sade Williams   Plans may have reached an advanced stage for Accident Investigation Bureau (AIB-Nigeria), to become a Multi-Modal investigation body.   Engr. Akin Olateru, Commissioner at AIB-Nigeria, disclosed this at the weekend in Lagos, at the end of the Safe Sky programme, organized ...

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BOOSTING INVESTMENTS IN NIGERIA AVIATION – IS GOVERNMENT REALLY SUPPRESSING PRIVATE AIRLINE GROWTH?

    By John O. Ojikutu       The annual LAAC Conference of 2019 was an outpour of rhetoric of blames on the government by the operators than on themselves especially by the private airlines. The blames ranged from the lack of financial support from government to the private airlines to boost their investments in the sector. The blames ...

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Emirates replies AON, says additional flights limited to hajj season

      …denies being subsidised by government   Posted by Sade Williams   Emirates management in Nigeria, on Monday, made some clarifications on ‘the increased flight frequency’ brouhaha, saying it had only operated extra flights to Lagos and Abuja just for the hajj period and has not increased its scheduled flights.   The Airline Operators of Nigeria (AON), in ...

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NAAE to host IFATSEA regional meeting Aug. 6-8 in Abuja

  Posted by Sade Williams   Aviation stakeholders across the continent will be gathering in Abuja to brainstorm  on how to advance the Air traffic engineering profession in order to enhance global aviation safety and security   The gathering will enable the country to showcase milestones achievements in the aviation sector in the past few years as it hosts  the ...

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NCAT to offer OND, HND, PGD in Electronics, Aircraft maintenance, others

    Posted by Sade Williams     The Nigerian College of Aviation Technology (NCAT), Zaria has commenced admission into Ordinary National Diploma (OND), Higher National Diploma (HND) and Post Graduate Diploma into various fields of academy.     Capt. Abdulsalami Mohammed, the Rector of the college told journalists in Lagos yesterday that the essence of the programmes was to ...

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