Category: Aviation

How risk, others cost local airlines N10b insurance premium yearly

With a total of 46 functional aircraft in local operations as at today, the airlines pay over N5 billion in fleet insurance yearly, with another N5billion on passenger coverage for about 10 million annual traffic. • Air Peace, Arik among highest payers globally The volatile nature of the air travel business environment in the country…

SAHCOL has resumes handling servicess of Ethiopian Airline in Kaduna

   The Ethiopian Airline aircraftThe Skyway Aviation Handling Company Limited (SAHCOL), has won the contract to provide total ground handling services to Ethiopian Airline at the Kaduna Airport.   According to the report, the contract is slated to takes effect from Tuesday, August 1, 2017, which will see SAHCOL offering services in Passenger, Cargo, and…

Air Peace plans inaugural flight to Akure

Domestic carrier, Air Peace, says it has concluded plans to have its maiden flight into the Akure Airport. The airline’s Corporate Communications Manager, Mr. Chris Iwarah, said the carrier was collaborating with the Governor Rotimi Akeredolu administration to guarantee easy access to Ondo State by investors, tourists and other categories of air travellers. He said…

Nigeria unveils Super Mushshak trainer aircraft

Acting President, Professor Yemi Osinbajo has unveiled five Super Mushshak trainer aircraft acquired by the Government from to boost the capacity of Nigeria Air Force, NAF, personnel. The five aircraft are among the 10 acquired by the government from Pakistan. Professor Osinbajo said Nigeria would welcome more support from friendly Nations in its efforts to defeat Boko…