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Nigeria activates flight pact with Italy

*Arik Air granted rights to fly to Rome, Paris Nigeria has concluded plans to reciprocate flight operations to Rome, Italy under the Bilateral Air Services Agreement (BASA)

Govts, airlines, passengers spend over $100 billion since 9/11 attacks on security – IATA DG

Since the unfortunate terrorist attacks in the United States of America on September 11, 2001, governments all over the world, airlines and air passengers have collectively expended at

British Airways owner IAG signals maiden dividend

* Says anticipates making a declaration on payout in 2015 * Lays out plan to grow EPS by 10 pct per year between 2016-2020 (Adds analyst comment,

South African Airways Names Acting CEO as State Probes Roles

South African Airways named Nico Bezhuidenhout as acting chief executive officer of the unprofitable state-owned airline for the second time as the government considers the future of Monwabisi Kalawe.

QATAR AIRWAYS INTRODUCES “GLOBAL PROMOTION WEEK”

...Airline Offers Savings of Up to 25% on Airfares to over 140 Destinations Worldwide Qatar Airways has launched a global week-long sales promotion,

NAMA sends 40 air traffic controllers to Cairo for training

A total of 40 Air Traffic Controllers (ATC) are to proceed for training this month on Performance Based Navigation (PBN) in Cairo, Egypt as part of efforts by the Nigerian

Dana Air strengthens operations

…set to commence regional flights Dana Air announces better days for air travelers as it has further reinforced flight operations across its route network with the acquisition of additional aircraft to

Aero

1.  LAGOS - ABUJA 06:50 hrs; 13:30 hrs; 16:30 hrs; 19:45 hrs 12.30 hrs; 16:45 hrs 2.  ABUJA - LAGOS 07:30 hrs; 13:00 hrs; 19:00 hrs 12:30 hrs 15:30 hrs : this schedule is to serve as

Air traffic controllers issue strike warning to NAMA

Air traffic controllers under the Uumbrella of the Nigerian Air Traffic Controllers’ Association (NATCA) have issued a 21 day ultimatum to the management of the Nigerian Airspace Management Agency (NAMA)

Usman assumes office as new NCAA DG

*Sets agenda for safety, security, others Capt. Muhktar Usman on Friday assumed office as Director General/Chief Executive Officer of the Nigeria Civil Aviation Authority with a declaration that his administration