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Preventing Air travel accidents: Stakeholders focus on role of ‘human factors’

  Posted by Sade Williams It is generally believed that 70-80 percent of air accidents are attributable to human factors, hence the reason experts continue to clamour for the right peg in the right hole in aviation. To this end, stakeholders in the aviation sector gathered on Friday to assess the contributions of human factors to air accidents and proffer ...

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Aviation experts attribute high accidents rate to poor communication, obsolete facilities, crew judgement, others

  Posted by Sade Williams   Poor communication between cockpit and the control tower, loss of situational awareness,  lack of training, poor facilities, fatigue, flight crew judgment and maintenance personnel are some of the human factor errors that need to be addressed to improve on the accident and incident rate in air travel according to safety experts. These were deliberated ...

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How Nigeria can achieve improved safety, by NCAA DG

  Posted by Sade Williams   The Director General of the Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority (NCAA), Captain Musa Nuhu has called for a critical review of the relationship between the live ware components and the other components of the aviation ecosystems and devise means towards achieving safe aircraft operation thus preventing accidents due to human errors. This is just as ...

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Stakeholders Confirm Participation At AIB/LAAC Conference

  Posted by Sade Williams  Top stakeholders in the Nigeria’s aviation industry have confirmed participation in the conference with the theme, “PREVENTING HUMAN FACTORS IN ACCIDENT OCCURENCES, which will hold this Friday, January 15, 2021 at the Sheraton Hotels & Suites, Lagos. The conference organized by Accident Investigation Bureau (AIB), Nigeria’s sole accident investigation agency, in partnership with the League ...

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FG announces A J Walter, Glovesly Pro-Project, EgyptAir preferred bidders to establish Leasing company, MRO in Nigeria

    Posted by Sade Williams  The Nigerian government through the the Ministry of Aviation, has announced Consortium of A J Walters Leasing Limited and Glovesly Pro-Project Limited as the preferred bidder to establish Aviation Leasing Company in the country. This is just as it also announced Consortium of A J Walters Aviation Limited, EgyptAir Maintenance & Engineering (EGME) and ...

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