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AIB releases preliminary reports on Dana MD-83, Delta A330-200, Nestor Oil Gulfstream incidents

    Posted by Sade Williams   The Accident Investigation Bureau (AIB) has released the preliminary report for the on-going investigation into the serious incidents involving Delta Air Airbus A330-223 aircraft with registration N858NW, which occurred after take-off from Murtala Muhammed International Airport, Lagos on 13th February, 2018.   The Bureau also released the preliminary reports on the accident involving ...

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Emirates unveils spacious Business Class seats on B777 aircraft

  …spends $150m on refurbishing 10 B777-200LR   Posted by Sade Williams   Emirates has unveiled a brand new Business Class cabin and configuration on its Boeing 777-200LR aircraft, with new wider seats laid out in a 2-2-2 configuration for the first time.   The airline has invested over US$150 million to refurbish the 10 existing 777-200LR aircraft in its ...

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Sirika applauds the competence of Nigeria’s aviation personnel over retention of Category One status

Sen. Hadi Sirika displaying the certificate on Monday   …says Nigeria’s aviation capacity has improved By Sade Williams   For deploying personnel within Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority (NCAA) for the first time to work effortlessly at retaining the Category one status that was first awarded to Nigeria in 2010 by the United States Federal Aviation Administration (US-FAA), Senator Hadi Sirika, Aviation Minister ...

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Adurogboye lists benefits of Category One to Nigerian airlines

      Posted by Sade Williams   With the retention of the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) category 1 status, the Nigeria Civil Aviation Authority (NCAA) has assured that Nigerian registered aircraft will continue to enjoy the privilege of flying directly into the United States airspace without hindrances.   Nigeria scaled the hurdle of the audit of the safety status ...

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