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Osinbajo cautions against over-regulation of drones

Acting President Yemi Osinbajo on Monday cautioned aviation authorities against over-regulation of unmanned air vehicles (drones) in the country, saying that doing so...

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5% remittance of PSC: Aviation unions kicks against ministerial directive

    The Association of Nigeria Aviation Professionals and the Nigeria Union of Pensioners, FAAN Branch have rejected the recent ministerial directive that five...

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FAAN pensioners urge Senate to stop airports concession

The Nigeria Union of Pensioners, Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria (FAAN) Chapter, has urged the Senate to urgently stop the planned concession of the four major...

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Springfountain, Boeing to invest $20bn in Nigerian aviation industry

One of Nigeria’s leading aviation infrastructure firms, Springfountain, and aircraft manufacturers, the Boeing Company USA, have signed a strategic agreement that...

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Airports concession may not be feasible until 2019 — NUATE

The National Union of Air Transport Employees (NUATE) on Tuesday said the Federal Government’s plan to concession the four major airports in the country might not be...

Nigerian pilots to form backbone of Nigeria Air - Sirika

FG procures of arms for Aviation Security personnel

The Federal Government Friday disclosed that it has commenced the procurement of arms for Aviation Security (AVSEC) personnel. The Minister of State for Aviation, Hadi...

FAAN urges passengers to report bribe-seeking officials

Expert commends FG’s resolve to concession airports

A former President of the Aviation Round Table (ART), Capt. Dele Ore, has commended the resolve of the Federal Government to concession airports in the country despite...

Nigerian pilots to form backbone of Nigeria Air - Sirika

FG appoints transaction advisers for national carrier, airports

The Federal Government has approved the appointment of transaction advisers for the proposed national carrier and concession of the nation’s airports. This was one of...

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Senate, Reps kick start second runway at Abuja Airport

The National Assembly and the Appropriations Committees in the Senate and the House of Representatives have kick started the construction of second runway at the Nnamdi...

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Nigeria reopens Abuja airport after six-week shutdown – airport authority

Nigeria reopened the capital’s airport in Abuja on Tuesday, officials said, following a six-week closure for runway repairs that disrupted international air...

Abuja airport runway 95% ready-Sirika

The runway of Nnamdi Azikwe International Airport, Abuja is 95 per cent completed, Minister of State for Aviation Hadi Sirika said yesterday. Sirika promised that the...

Aviation Minister debunks rumours of earthquake at MMIA

The Minister of Aviation, Senator Hadi Sirika, has explained that the vibrations experienced at the Murtala Muhammed International Airport (MMIA), were not in any way a...