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Aviation Achievements Under President Buhari Is Unprecedented –Sirika

Sen. Hadi Sirika, Minister of State, Aviation The Minister of State (Aviation), Sen. Hadi Sirika in this interview, takes a look at how the Nigerian aviation industry has fared in almost four years of President Muhammadu Buhari. He said that the construction and commissioning of new terminals, acquisition of navigational aids and the recent payment of gratuities and pensions of ...

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Caverton helicopters restates commitment to safety

Posted by Sade Williams The management of Caverton helicopters has said that it will continue to adhere strictly to the safety procedures as required by the Nigerian Civil Aviation Act and other international bodies. In a statement signed by Capt. Josiah Choms, managing director/accountable manager of the airline, the company thanked the general public for its support at this period ...

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Osinbajo’s flight: AIB issues two safety recommendations to NCAA, Caverton on ‘brownout’, others

Posted by Sade Williams The Accident Investigation Bureau (AIB) on Wednesday, released the preliminary report of the accident involving Agustawestland aw139 helicopter (5N-CML) operated by Caverton helicopters limited which conveyed 12 souls, including Vice President Yemi Osinbajo to Kabba Stadium, Kogi State. The report which was read by the Commissioner, Engr. Akin Olateru, although, stated that investigation was ongoing, but ...

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Helicopter crash: ART expresses concerns over VP’s security, Nigerian pilots’ plight 

Prof. Yemi Osinbajo Posted by Sade Williams The Aviation Safety Round Table Initiative (ART), a non-governmental organization, has expressed concerns over the safety and security of Vice President Yemi Osinbajo, saying recent mishap and other events surrounding it calls for serious apprehension. In a statement signed by Olumide Ohunayo, for ART, the members also condemned the fact that a foreign ...

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AIB seeks public assistance in unravelling cause of Helicopter crash

Posted by Sade Wiliams The Accident Investigation Bureau (AIB), has solicited the support of the general public to furnish it with any information they may have on the helicopter (AgustaWestland 139) with Nigerian Registration Marks 5N-CML, owned and operated by Caverton Helicopters that crashed on landing in Kabba, Kogi State, with 12 souls on board including the Vice President of ...

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