50 passengers escape as fire guts plane in Port-Harcourt

No fewer than 50 passengers were rescued when fire gutted the tyres of an aircraft operated by Dana Airlines Limited in Port Harcourt on...

AIB-N RELEASES PRELIMINARY REPORTS ON FOUR AIRCRAFT SERIOUS INCIDENTS, ACCIDENT

The Accident Investigation Bureau, Nigeria (AIB-N) has released four preliminary reports on serious incidents and accident involving aircraft owned and operated by United Nigeria...

FAAN SET TO INTRODUCE PARK “N” PAY FOR MOTORISTS AT NNAMDI AZIKIWE INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT

Plans has been concluded to introduce the park and pay for motorists at the Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport, Abuja. Speaking to the Executive members of...

Passengers stranded as power outage hits Lagos airport

Many passengers are stranded after power outage hit a section of the Murtala Muhammed International Airport, Ikeja, Lagos. The PUNCH gathered that power challenge at the...

FEC Approves N92bn For 2nd Abuja Airport Runway

The federal government on Wednesday approved a total of N92.12 billion for the construction of a second runway at the Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport,...

Buhari inaugurates new Lagos airport terminal Tuesday

President Muhammadu Buhari will on Tuesday, March 22, 2022, inaugurate the newly built international terminal of the Murtala Muhammed Airport, Lagos. The spokesperson of the...

Plane carrying 133 crashes in China, casualties unknown

A China Eastern passenger jet carrying 133 people has crashed in South-West China with casualties unknown, state broadcaster CCTV reported Monday. The Boeing 737 plane crashed in...

Marketers, airlines in talks over aviation fuel price hike

The Major Oil Marketers Association of Nigeria (MOMAN) yesterday said they were in talks with domestic airlines on how to achieve a steady supply...

Airline operators to get aviation fuel import licence

Airline operators in the country are to be granted licence to import aviation fuel, otherwise known as Aviation Turbine Kerosene(ATK) or Jet A-1 The measure...

Breaking: Lagos-bound Dana Air makes emergency landing

A Lagos bound flight, Dana Flight 9J402, made an emergency landing in Abuja at 2:25pm. The fully loaded plane developed a yet to be ascertained...

Don’t demolish private terminal, National Assembly tells FAAN

Chairman of the House of Representatives Committee on Aviation, Nnolim Nnaji, has said the planned demolition of private hangars obstructing some boarding fingers at...

Operators groan over 110.5 per cent rise in aviation fuel price

Domestic airline operators are groaning over an astronomical increase in the price of aviation fuel, also called Jet A 1. The price of the commodity has...

Aviation workers suspend nationwide strike ultimatum, sign agreement with FG

The planned nationwide industrial action of all the associations/unions in the aviation industry, billed to commence on Tuesday, has been suspended. This was sequel to...

NASS members, gov stranded at Abuja airport, agencies blame bad weather

The Nigerian Meteorological Agency on Saturday confirmed that there was bad weather in the North leading to flight delays and cancellations that left many politicians...

Airport Authorities Condenm Customs Comptroller For Breaching Airport Security

The Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria has condemned officers of the Nigeria Customs Service, has expressed displeasure for the breach of security system at...

FAAN arrests over 90 touts at Lagos, Abuja airports

The Federal Airport Authority of Nigeria said it arrested over 90 touts carrying out nefarious activities at the Murtala Muhammed International Airport in Lagos...

New Anambra airport records 142 flights, 3,865 passengers in one month

The newly inaugurated Anambra Cargo Airport has recorded 142 flights with 3,865 passengers landing and taking off from the airport after one month of...

UAE backs down, concedes seven flight slots to Air Peace

In what appears as a move to avert a diplomatic row, the United Arab Emirates (UAE) yesterday conceded seven slots to Air Peace. It has...

ICRC delighted over approval of OBC for establishment of national air carrier

The Infrastructure Concession Regulatory Commission (ICRC) has expressed delight over the approval of the Outline Business Case (OBC) for the establishment of the National...

Ibom Air to acquire 10 additional aircraft

Gov. Udom Emmanuel of Akwa Ibom said on Saturday that the state planned to add 10 additional A220-300 series aircraft to the fleet of...