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NCAA, pivotal to tourism, transport growth in Nigeria

    Posted by Sade Williams   The Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority (NCAA) is the apex regulatory body, overseeing the activities of all airlines and their pilots, engineers and cabin staff, airports, airstrips and heliports, navigation aids, all service providers including the airport authority and the air traffic service provider, aviation training institutions, etc.   NCAA watches over the entire ...

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We’ll seek reconsideration of AOC suspension, says Firstnation

    By Sade Williams Firstnation Airways on Sunday shed more lights on the status of its operations, saying it will seek reconsideration of the suspension of its Air Operator’s Certificate (AOC).   It also added that the Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority’s (NCAA) misconstrued its operations, saying it was ready to make available to the Authority, some facts as soon ...

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Fadugba, ex-AFRAA Sec-Gen, others for LAAC seminar

  Posted by Sade Williams   Mr. Nick Fadugba, the Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of Aviation Services Limited has confirmed participation at the forthcoming seminar of the League of Airports and Aviation Correspondents (LAAC).   Fadugba would present paper on ‘Partnerships as Key to Survival of Local Airlines.’ Apart from him, other resource persons are expected to present various papers ...

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NCAA suspends Firstnation’s AOC over unauthorised operations

  By Sade Williams     The Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority (NCAA) has suspended the Air Operators Certificate (AOC) of First Nation Airways indefinitely.   This suspension was conveyed to the Airline via a letter with reference no. NCAA/DG/CSLA/RM/1-06/18/2304 dated 11th May, 2018, signed by the Director General, Capt. Muhtar Usman.   A statement by the NCAA and signed by ...

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Boeing announces over $54m in grants, philanthropic investments across the globe

      Posted by Sade Williams   The Boeing has announced details for $54 million in grants and philanthropic sponsorships to nonprofits in the United States of America and around the globe.   As part of the company’s pledge to invest in local communities following the enactment of the tax reform legislation, the investments include new or accelerated partnerships ...

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