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Aviation unions to shut down Caverton Helicopters over 150 sacked workers

Aviation union may sanction Caverton helicopters over sack of 50 Nigerian staff

The leadership of the National Union of Air Transport Employees, NUATE, has threatened to ground operations of Caverton helicopters over the sack of at...
Aviation Ministry backs new Lafia airport

Aviation Ministry backs new Lafia airport

The Federal Ministry of Aviation Tuesday, commended the proposed construction of new airport by the Government of Nasarawa State. The ministry through its Director of...
Aviation Ministry backs new Lafia airport

FAAN recruits additional 720 staff, bemoans posting of untrained personnel

Biodun Abimbola The Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria (FAAN) Tuesday said it has received the federal government’s permission to boost its workforce with additional 720...
Forex challenges: Airline operators seek FG’s intervention to avoid blacklisting

Xmas: Airline operators rule out fare increase

The Airline Operators of Nigeria on Monday assured air travellers that fares would not be hiked during the forthcoming Christmas season. The President of AON,...
Aviation unions slam virgin Atlantic over sack of Nigeria employees

Virgin Atlantic sacks Nigerian employees, exits Nigeria market

Information gathered has it that Virgin Atlantic owner Richard Branson, maybe winding up operations of the airline in Nigeria with the sack of all...
Emirates Group posts 65% profit half-year performance

Emirates Group posts 65% profit half-year performance

The Emirates Group Thursday announced its half-year results for 2015-2016, showing continued business growth and a strong performance. The Emirates Group revenue reached AED 46.1...
Proposed national carrier unnecessary – Arik Air MD

Proposed national carrier unnecessary – Arik Air MD

Mr. Chris Ndulue, Managing Director of Arik Air on Monday said that the proposed plan of the Federal Government to re-establish a national carrier...
SAHCOL boss bemoans high tariff on handling equipment

SAHCOL boss bemoans high tariff on handling equipment

Dr. Olu Owlabi, Managing Director of Skyway Aviation Handling Company Limited SAHCOL has decried the high cost of tariff in purchasing ground handling equipment. Speaking...
FAAN ready for 2017 Hajj operations — Dunoma

New PH airport terminal to be commissioned in 2016, says Dunoma

Biodun Abimbola   Engineer Saleh Dunoma, Managing Director of the Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria (FAAN) has expressed the hope that the new Port Harcourt International...
FAAN faults Port Harcourt airport's ranking

FAAN faults Port Harcourt airport’s ranking

Biodun Abimbola   The Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria (FAAN) has described the recent ranking of Port Harcourt International Airport by SleepingInAirports.net as unfounded. FAAN said that...