Category: Aviation

Arik Air’s Debts to AMCON; Shareholders In Talks With Core Investor 

Advertisement The shareholders  of Arik Air, gathered momentum to settles the debts as they held several talks with a Middle East-based firm to invest in the airline to enable the management to pay off the debts it (Arik) owes to Asset Management Corporation of Nigeria (AMCON) and the other creditors. Amehnews learnt that the airline’s…

Saudi Arabia revokes Qatar Airways’ licence

Saudi Arabia’s aviation authority has formally withdrawn Qatar’s licence to land and fly in the country. Saudi’s General Authority of Civil Aviation also ordered its offices to to be closed within 48 hours. In a statement, the authority also said licences granted to Qatar Airways’ employees would be withdrawn. Saudi Arabia had already suspended flights…

Russia squares up to Boeing, Airbus with maiden jet flight

A view shows an An MS-21 medium-range passenger plane, produced by Irkut Corporation, during a flight in Irkutsk, Russia, May 28, 2017. Courtesy of PR Department of Irkut Corporation/Handout via REUTERS Russia carried out the maiden flight of its new MS-21 medium-range passenger plane on Sunday, its first post-Soviet foray into production of a mainline…

Medview Airlines clarifies EU restriction

Medview Airline yesterday gave clarification on the European Union (EU) operational restriction on its London operations, saying it is not a ban on the airline into destinations in Europe including Gatwick Airport in London. The airline according to its Executive Director, Business Development and Commercials, Isiaq Na ‘ Allah said it decided to clear the…