Category: Aviation

Med-View Airline Plc Successfully Launched Its Flight Operations To Francophone Blocs Of ECOWAS. 

Med-View Airline Plc., having operated its first flight to the Francophone blocs of ECOWAS on Friday, 27th October, 2017 had the following picturesque account to share on the successful flight. In a statement sent to the Nigerian Stock Exchange (The NSE) by the management of airline disclosed that the inaugural flights were accompanied with pumps…

SAHCOL takes over Services of Allied Air

 The Skyway Aviation Handling Company Limited (SAHCOL) has taken over the ground handling services of Allied Air and United Parcel Service (UPS). The spokesman of SAHCOL, Basil Agboarumi, disclosed this in a statement sayings with this take- over, the firm has added the two companies to its list  of clientele. According to him, part of the take-over component,…

Overland Airways resumes Asaba-Abuja flights, plans regional service

Overland Airways has announced the start of flight service from Abuja to Asaba, Delta State. The airline said it commenced the service from October 31, and that it would operate three flights a week on Tuesdays, Thursdays and Sundays with Overland Airways ATR turboprop aircraft. “Overland Airways is Nigeria’s longest-serving most consistent scheduled commercial airline…

Foreign airlines’ $221m still trapped in Nigeria – IATA

The global airline industry has $1.2bn blocked in nine dollar-strapped African countries, the International Air Transport Association said on Monday. The global commodities price crash that began in 2014 hit economies across Africa hard, particularly big resource exporters such as Angola and Nigeria. An IATA official, Adefunke Adeyemi, told Reuters in Kigali, Rwanda, during an…

Abuja airport set for NCAA safety certification

The Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport, Abuja will before the end of this week get safety and security certification from the Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority, a source close to the regulatory organisation has said. According to the source, the airport, which began operations about 15 years ago, recently got a pass mark in security, safety and…