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Maersk targets carbon neutrality by 2050

Maersk to offer carbon-neutral shipping in bio-fuels pilot

Maersk is to use bio-fuels to offer carbon neutral shipping under a pilot scheme with retailer H&M Group the first customer. Following a trial with Shell using...

Ethiopian Airlines resume Mogadishu flights after 40 years

Ethiopian Airlines rejects pilot error claim by U.S. lawmaker

A US politician who blamed pilot error for contributing to the deadly crash of a Boeing 737 Max flown by Ethiopian Airlines was “seriously misinformed”, the...

Plane crashes in Dubai, kills pilot, co-pilot

Plane crashes in Dubai, kills pilot, co-pilot 

The pilot and co-pilot of a small plane were killed in a crash Thursday, causing delays at Dubai airport, UAE, according to government officials.  “An accident...

China Eastern, Japan Airlines to set up joint venture

London police arrest Japan Airlines’ pilot for drunkenness

Japan Airlines (JAL) on Thursday apologised after one of its co-pilots was arrested in London for being drunk, delaying its Tokyo-bound flight. This comes a day after...

Nigeria Air Force confirms death of pilot in crash

By Patience Danjuma  The Nigerian Air Force (NAF) has confirmed the death of one of the pilots who were on the aircraft that crashed in Abuja earlier on Friday. This is...

Independence: NAF aircrafts crash in Abuja

Air Force confirms death of pilot in crash

The Nigerian Air Force has confirmed the death of one of the pilots who were on the aircraft that crashed in Abuja earlier on Friday. The spokesman for the Air Force,...

FlyDubai pilot fails alcohol test

FlyDubai pilot fails alcohol test

A Dubai-bound flight from Nepal was delayed by nearly 10 hours after the pilot was found to be under the influence of alcohol, officials said Monday. The FlyDubai flight...

Cruise ship grounded over poor communication between pilot, master 

Cruise ship grounded over poor communication between pilot, master 

On January 27, 2016, the Maltese-flagged passenger ship Azamara Quest, with a pilot on board, was en route to the port of Picton in New Zealand’s Marlborough Sounds...

Myanmar military plane crash kills pilot

Myanmar military plane crash kills pilot

A Myanmar pilot died on Tuesday after a “technical failure” caused his military jet fighter to plummet into a paddy field in the centre of the country, the army...

Lagos begins ferry terminal pilot operations

Lagos begins ferry terminal pilot operations

The Lagos State Government has begun pilot operations at its Ferry Terminal at Ipakodo, Ikorodu in line with its commitment to facilitate an effective and efficient...

Port of Lisbon: Pilot falls into water, dies while disembarking  

Port of Lisbon: Pilot falls into water, dies while disembarking  

By Jite Eriabie  The Port of Lisbon, Portugal on Wednesday morning lost one of its pilots in a tragic accident.  The pilot, identified as Barra Miguel Conceição...

Pilot makes emergency landing over passenger’s excessive farting

By Jite Eriabie  A pilot was forced to make an emergency landing after a row caused by a passenger who refused to stop farting. The passenger apparently kept breaking...