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Nigeria to save millions as ICAO commissions training centre at FAAN

Posted by Sade Williams   The International Civil Aviation Organisation (ICAO) is set to commission the Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria’s (FAAN) Training Centre, which has been designated as Global Training Centre of Airports Council International (ACI).   Mrs. Henrietta Yakubu, the General Manager, Corporate Communications in an interview with journalists on Monday in her office at the Murtala Muhammed ...

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Manpower Development: Aero Launches Training School in Lagos

  Posed by Sade Williams   Nigeria’s oldest airline, Aero Contractors has launched training school as part of effort at  addressing dearth of skilled manpower in the aviation industry.   The training school slated to start in January was launched by the company after obtaining Approved Training Organisation (ATO) licence from the Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority (NCAA).   Aero said ...

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Air Peace scales safety test for B777 operations ahead Int’l flight services

  Posted by Sade Williams   Air Peace on Thursday, scaled a major regulatory hurdle in its path to international flight services, as it successfully performed the partial emergency evacuation and ditching demonstrations as part of the safety tests for the operation of its Boeing 777 aircraft.   Emergency aircraft evacuation refers to an exercise aimed at evacuating those on an aircraft when an ...

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FMT&A cooperative society trains over 200 members on entrepreneurship, retirement

  Posted by Sade Williams   As part of its objectives of continuous capacity building for their members, the Federal Ministry of Transport and Aviation (FMT&A) Coperative Society has trained over 200 members in the area of entrepreneurship and retirement planning.   The members drawn across various sectors benefitted from different training programmes at different times, while a lot more ...

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