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Akinkuotu out, Pwajok in as NAMA Managing Director

      Posted by Sade Williams    The Federal Government has appointed Mr. Mathew Lawrence Pwajok,  the former Director of Operations at the Nigerian Airspace Management Agency ( NAMA), as the acting managing director of the Agency. This follows the expiration of the tenure of Captain Fola Akinkuotu as the Managing director,  on January 7, 2021. Pwajok ,who retired ...

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Flight dispatchers’ role in flight safety

    By Victoria Jumoke Adegbe     The role of Flight Dispatchers in the air safety value chain is increasingly gaining traction as air travel rebounds from the debilitating  effects of  COVID – 19 pandemic and its new variant – Omicron. It is needless restating its devastation on air travel and other activities connected to logistics and allied activities. ...

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NAMA commences implementation of free routing airspace

  … as Akinkuotu asks airlines to embrace technology   Posted by Sade Williams    The Nigerian Airspace Management Agency (NAMA) has commenced the implementation of Free Routing Airspace (FRA) in keeping with its commitment towards enhancing airspace efficiency and reducing operational cost to airlines. Giving this indication at a stakeholders’ sensitization forum which held at Sheraton Lagos Hotel, Ikeja, ...

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NATCA suspends strike as NCAA DG meets NAMA Mgt, Controllers

  Posted by Sade Williams   The Nigerian Airspace Management Agency (NAMA) said on Tuesday, that following the intervention of the management, normalcy has been restored at all Nigeria’s airports, as the Flow Control, earlier embarked upon by members of the Nigerian Air Traffic Controllers Association (NATCA) has been suspended. The few hours of ‘Flow Control’ had caused some airlines ...

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Passengers Stranded As Air Traffic Controllers Embark On Warning Strike Over Poor Working Conditions

  …initiates flow control   Posted by Sade Williams Passengers were for some hours,  stranded across Nigeria’s airports on Tuesday, as Air Traffic Controllers (ATCs) across the country embarked on a two day warning strike where they will initiate flow control, over poor working conditions and  incessant death of staff over inadequate staffing at the department. The action is coming ...

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