Delta Airlines has announced that it would soon suspend flight operations between New York- JFK and Lagos in other to fit the current demand environment. The airline in a statement on Tuesday said the suspension will take effect from October 4, 2022. TheFact Daily recalled that Emirates Airlines had announced that...
The Federal Airport Authority of Nigeria (FAAN)has said it did not increase it’s charges across the airports despite increase in airfares. FAAN disclosed this on Monday in a statement by it’s spokesperson, Mrs Faithful Hope-Ivbaze. “The charges being collected by FAAN are statutory, and therefore cannot be increased without the knowledge...
The Republic of Cameroon has called for support from Accident Investigative Bureau, Nigeria Chapter (AIB-N) on the investigation of an accident involving Havilland DHC 400 Twinotter aircraft that occurred on May 11, 2022 in Cameroon. The Director of Civil Aviation of the Ministry of Transportation, Cameroon, Mrs Essimi Dine, made...
The process for the establishment of a new national carrier, Nigeria Air got a boost as the Federal Government approved the lease of three aircraft for its initial operations. The Minister of Aviation, Senator Hadi Sirika disclosed this on Wednesday, in a statement by his Special Assistant on Public Affairs,...
The Federal Government has said there were no immediate solution to tackle the prolonged crisis rocking the nation’s aviation sector. The Minister of Aviation, Sen. Hadi Sirika disclosed this on Tuesday during an emergency meeting with the Airline Operators Association of Nigeria (AON) in Abuja. The Minister said the variables impacting...
The Nigerian airlines, under the aegis of the Airline Operators of Nigeria (AON), has announced that there will be major disruptions of flights in the country due to scarcity of aviation fuel known as JET-A1. This was disclosed on Friday in a statement by AON’s spokesperson,Obiora Okonkwo. TheFact Daily recalled that...
Aero Contractors has announced that it would suspend flight operations indefinitely from Wednesday, July 20, 2022 due to the impact of the challenging operating environment on its daily operations. The airline in a statement on Monday said, their customer service team will be available to help affected customers reach their...
The African Civil Aviation Commission (AFCAC) has announced Adefunke Adeyemi as the new Secretary General of the Commission. The Special Assistant to the Minister of Aviation, James Odaudu, disclosed this in a statement on Friday. Ms. Adeyemi, whose election as the new Secretary General of AFCAC was announced at the 34th...
The Nigeria College of Aviation Technology (NCAT) Zaria have been awarded as best in the training of instructors by the International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO). The Special Assistant on Public Affairs to the Minister of Aviation, James Odaudu disclosed this on Wednesday in a statement. Presenting the Global Aviation Training Platinum...
Overland Airways has confirmed that its flight OF1188 enroute Lagos from Ilorin experienced an unusual high turbine temperature on its engine at about 7:50pm on Wednesday. The airline who confirmed the incident in a statement on Thursday said all 33 passengers on board were safely disembarked. TheFact Daily gathered that an...