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NAMA to train 80 personnel at NCAT

    Posted by Sade Williams     The Nigerian Airspace Management Agency (NAMA) says a total of 80 personnel would undergo training at the Nigerian College of Aviation Technology (NCAT), Zaria this year.     The Agency said the first batch of 20 are already receiving training on various courses at the college.     He noted that the ...

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NAMA urges ICAO to include ATSEP Licensing in Annex 1

  …Says Licensing would enhance safety   Posted by Sade Williams The Nigerian Airspace Management Agency (NAMA) has charged the International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO) to consider as a matter of urgency, the inclusion of Air Traffic Safety Electronics Personnel (ATSEP) licensing in its Annex1 to the Chicago Convention. This the agency says would place the responsibility to ensure safety ...

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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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