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Tinubu’s government reviews airport concession process for more transparency – Keyamo

The Minister of Aviation and Aerospace Development, Mr. Festus Keyamo (SAN), has said that the President Bola Tinubu administration has begun the review...

FAAN begins sale of e-tags at airports

The Federal Airport Authority of Nigeria (FAAN) has begun the sale of electronic tags (e-tags) at airports. In a statement on Friday, FAAN...

Breaking: Emirates Airlines to resume operations in Nigeria Oct. 1

Emirates Airlines says it plans to resume operations in Nigeria on October 1, the nation’s Independence Day. The airline confirmed this latest development...

Barely two weeks after Dana Air crash-landed, another aircraft skids off Lagos Airport runway

Barely three weeks after a Dana aircraft overshot the runway at Lagos airport, another aeroplane—a medium-range Embraer 145 belonging to a premium services...

Another aviation disaster averted in Lagos – passenger and ex-DG, federal agency

A former director-general of the Bureau of Public Service Reforms (BPSR), Dr. Joe Abah, recounted on Thursday how a ground engineer at the...

Update: Dana Airlines’ Lagos airport incident: Aircraft grounded

The management of Dana Air has confirmed reports that one of its aircraft with registration number 5N BKI skidded off the runway at...

Breaking: Dana airline crash lands in Lagos 

A Dana airline has crash-landed at the Murtala Muhammed International Airport, Ikeja. No casualties have been reported yet. Details shortly……

Breaking: NCAA suspends licenses of three private jets

The Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority (NCAA) says it has suspended the permits for non-commercial flights (PNCF) licenses of three private jets for engaging...

Emirates Airline Resumes Flights to Nigeria Before June – Aviation Minister Keyamo

Mr. Festus Keyamo (SAN), the Minister of Aviation and Aerospace Development, has revealed that Emirates Airline plans to restart flights to Nigeria before...

Onanuga calls for sack of “unprofessional officials” at Lagos Airport

The Presidency has called for the overhaul of staff at the Murtala Muhammed International Airport (MMIA), Lagos, over what it called the disdainful...

Ahead of inauguration, Abubakar Imam International Airport, Minna renamed after Pres. Bola Tinubu

In anticipation of the President’s inauguration on March 11, the Niger State Government says it has renamed the Dr. Abubakar Imam International Airport...

Wigwe: U.S., Nigeria to partner in unravelling cause of helicopter crash

With the investigation ongoing on the helicopter that claimed Dr. Herbert Wigwe and five others, the Nigerian Safety Investigation Bureau (NSIB) says it...

UPDATE: US authorities attribute rain, wintry weather as major factors in Wigwe’s chopper tragedy

The National Transportation and Safety Board has attributed rain and wintry weather as major factors in the ill-fated airbus that killed the Group...

Aftermath of Ibadan runway incident: NCAA suspends airline as investigation begins

The Nigeria Civil Authority (NCAA) says it has suspended the permit of Mattini Airline Services Ltd after its aircraft overshot the runway at...

Tragedy averted as private jet carrying VIPs overshoots runway at Ibadan airport, the second in two months

No fewer than 10 persons, including Very Important Personalities (VIPs) onboard a private jet, escaped deaths on Friday as their jet crash landed...

FX backlog: CBN disburses $61.6m to foreign airlines

A $61.64 million payment to international airlines has been made through a number of Deposit Money Banks (DMBs) by the Central Bank of...