Category: Aviation

NCAA Describes Amaechi’s Grounded Aircraft ‘Illegal Immigrant’

•Says politics has no role in decision
•Rivers: We’ve not been notified of reason for grounding

The Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority (NCAA) has defended the grounding of the Bombardier – BD 700-1A11 (Global Express) aircraft, with registration number N565RS, operated by the Rivers State Government, saying the action was taken in accordance with safety procedures and the law that governs Nigeria’s civil aviation regulations.