Nigeria resumes international flights Aug 29 – Minister

The Minister of Aviation, Hadi Sirika, says international flights will resume on August 29, 2020. Sirika said this in a tweet on Monday. He tweeted, “Glad to announce the resumption of international flights from the August 29, 2020 beginning with Lagos and Abuja as we did with the domestic flight […]

COVID-19: FG commends Air Peace, UK denies airline landing permit, as Global Air Charter comes to the rescue

The British Government has refused to grant Diplomatic Landing Clearance to Air Peace Limited for the purpose of evacuating Nigerians, who are stranded in the United Kingdom. The Ministry of Foreign Affairs disclosed this in a statement on Sunday by its spokesman, Ferdinand Nwonye. The ministry regretted that as a […]

Emirates adopts HEPA filters against COVID-19

As COVID-19 pandemic rages across the world, Emirates Airlines has introduced an air disinfecting mechanism, High-Efficiency Particulate Air Filters, HEPA, to ensure passengers breathe in uncontaminated air while on board. Emirates released an infographic that explains how the newly-introduced HEPA works. The airline introduced this recently as part of its […]

Airports resumption: Sirika commends FAAN, NCAA for tackling COVID-19

Minister of Aviation, Hadi Sirika, has commended Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority (NCAA) and Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria (FAAN) for measures put in place at the airports to curtail spreading of COVID-19. Srika gave the commendation while addressing newsmen at the Mallam Aminu Kano International Airport, Kano (MAKIAK) on Saturday. […]

COVID-19: NCAA denies Aero, Azman ,Max Air approval to restart

Nigeria Civil Aviation Authority, NCAA, denied Aero Contractors, Azman Air, and Max Air approval to restart flight operations yesterday because they have not met the new flight protocols. This is just as passengers were yesterday elated that domestic flight operations have resumed at the two major hubs, Muritala Muhammed Airport, […]

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