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IATA: commercial airline industry shows strong improvements in safety in 2017

…Africa records zero jet hull losses/fatal accidents for a second consecutive yr   Posted by Sade Williams   The International Air Transport Association (IATA) released data for the 2017 safety performance of the commercial airline industry showing continued strong improvements in safety.   The all accident rate (measured in accidents per 1 million flights) was 1.08, an improvement over the ...

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Air Peace Boss Attributes High Safety Rating in Aviation to NCAA

  By Sade Williams   The Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of Nigeria’s major carrier, Air Peace, Mr. Allen Onyema has said that Nigerian aviation industry has improved significantly in the area of safety over the years.   Onyema however attributed this to the strict adherence to the International Civil Aviation Organisation (ICAO) recommended practices by the Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority ...

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Air Return: Nigeria’s AIB says Delta flouts regulations by not reporting incident to bureau

  …Bureau stops crew from travelling back to US, insists they must be interrogated By Sade Williams   Nigeria’s Accident Investigation Bureau (AIB) is presently furious with Delta Airline as it is accusing flouting international regulations in the reportage of the incident that occurred on Tuesday night at the Murtala Muhammed International Airport (MMIA), Lagos   Delta’s flight 55 from ...

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Delta confirms five injured after emergency landing at Lagos airport over engine failure  

    … to re-book others on Wednesday’s flight   By Sade Williams   Delta Airline in Lagos on Thursday confirmed that its flight ‘Delta flight 55’ from the Murtala Muahmmed International Airport, Lagos, Nigeria to Atlanta returned to Lagos International Airport Tuesday after an issue with one of the A330-200’s two engines.   According to a statement from the ...

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