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A Call For Actions Against Drone-Related Disruption To Aircraft Operations

Captain Muhtar Usman, Director General, Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority All airport industry stakeholders have been charged to work with the relevant agencies to take action to protect the safety of aircraft operations against the risks posed by drone-related disruption to aircraft operations. The recent disruption caused by the reported drone sightings at London Gatwick Airport and…

Airlines’fuel expenditure increase by $200bn to close on $919bn in 2019 – Report

Captain Muhtar Usman, Director General, Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority One percent of the world Gross Domestic Product totalling $919 billion is expected to be spent on air transport in 2019 as consumers are expected to enjoy a substantial increase in the derivable values in air transport, says the International Air Transport Association (IATA) in its…

Nigeria Still Category 1 Country, Says NCAA DG

  The Director-General of the Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority (NCAA), Capt Muhtar Usman has assured Nigerians that the country still retains its US Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) Category 1 safety status until the later issues written report on the audit it carried out last week, which would reconfirm or downgrade the status. The Category 1…