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Plane crash-lands in South Sudan with 45 onboard

A passenger jet carrying 45 people crash-landed in South Sudan’s north-western city of Wau on Monday, leaving at least 14 people injured, government and airport...

IATA forecasts profit rebound for airline industry in 2019

IATA urges cargo operators on service delivery

The International Air Transport Association (IATA) has advised air cargo stakeholders to accelerate the modernisation of their service process to enhance the delivery of...

Lufthansa offers cheaper fares on North American routes

Aviation: Lufthansa strikes 25-year deal with employees

Lufhthansa and the pilots union Vereinigung Cockpit have reached an agreement regarding all previously unresolved collective bargaining matters after talks last night....

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Court adjourns ex-aviation minister’s trial over N26m fraud to April 25

The Abuja Division of the Federal High Court, on Tuesday, fixed April 25 to commence full-blown hearing on the five-count charge the Economic and Financial Crimes...

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Aviation: FG removes two AIB directors

Two directors in the Accident Investigation Bureau (AIB) of the  Ministry of Aviation were removed today as significant changes  continued in the sector. Removed and...

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N20bn for aviation in 2017 budget too low– Sirika

The N20 billion proposed for the aviation sector out of the N262 billion Ministry of Transportation budget estimate for 2017 budget is not exciting in the face of the...

Flight MH370 controls were likely deliberately manipulated - Investigators

Flight MH370: Mystery remains as search called off

The massive underwater search for missing Malaysia Airlines flight MH370 was called off Tuesday, leaving unsolved one of the most enduring mysteries of the aviation age....

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Buhari approves weapons for aviation security personnel

The Federal Government has approved that the Aviation Security personnel should bear arms to enhance the security of passengers and installations across the...

Lufthansa offers cheaper fares on North American routes

Aviation: Lufthansa plans to hire over 3,000 new staff

German airline, Lufthansa, says it plans to hire over 3,000 new staff in 2017, most of them flight attendants. “Lufthansa German, Group airlines – Austrian, Swiss...

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Workers’ protest a total disregard of Nigeria’s laws – Arik Air

Arik Air has expressed dismay over the disruption of its operations by unions in the aviation sector on Tuesday, accusing them of using `strong-arm’ tactics. The...

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Aviation: Arik Air grounded

Three aviation unions on Tuesday shut down the operations of Arik Air, leaving hundreds of the airline’s passengers stranded across Nigeria. The strike was embarked...

Aviation: Aircraft pilots, engineers to float new airline

  President, National Association of Aircraft Pilots and Engineers (NAAPE), Isaac Balami,  says the association is considering floating its airline to address the...