NCAA certifies that Lagos Airport meets international aviation standards
19-09-2017 | 10:28:20
The Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority has certified the nation's busiest airport, Murtala Muahmmed International Airport, for meeting global safety and security standards as prescribed by the International Civil Aviation Organisation (ICAO).
Caverton Helicopters expands fleet with eight new Bell helicopters
29-08-2017 | 12:02:46
Caverton Helicopters Limited, a subsidiary of The Caverton Offshore Support Group, announced that the company has entered a purchase agreement with Dallas-based Bell Helicopter for eight brand new Bell 407GXPs.
Delta Air introduces new service to Nigeria via John F Kennedy hub
21-08-2017 | 11:33:56
Delta Air Lines is offering customers a new way to reach Lagos, Nigeria, starting March 24, 2018, via new service from the airline's New York-JFK hub.
Lagos slumps as travel to Africa displays double-digit growth
15-08-2017 | 10:55:00
An analysis of seat capacity for travel to the top ten international airports in Africa, produced by ForwardKeys, reveals that Lagos is seeing substantial declines in both domestic and international capacity, mainly because Arik Air is cutting 53% of its seats for the rest of 2017.
Arik Air gets IATA Ground Operations Certificate
09-08-2017 | 11:20:49
Arik Air has become the latest African airline to be listed on the International Air Transport Association (IATA) Ground Operations Manual (IGOM) registry.
Air Peace launches Lagos-Akure route August 11
08-08-2017 | 13:25:05
Air Peace is to launch its maiden flight to the Akure Airport on Friday August 11, 2017. The inaugural Lagos-Akure-Lagos flight will take off from the airline’s Murtala Muhammed Airport, Ikeja.
Ethiopian Airlines begins flight to Kaduna, Nigeria
07-08-2017 | 11:16:00
Ethiopian Airlines Group, a Star Alliance member, inaugurates its maiden flight to Kaduna, Nigeria at a reception held at Ethiopian main hub Addis Ababa Bole International Airport on August 1st, 2017.
Nigeria to rake in $1.2bn from commercialising drone services
20-07-2017 | 11:17:38
The Federal Government has concluded plans to put a policy in place for the regulation of use of drones for commercial purposes.
Aero Contractors partners with UK's AJW on aircraft maintenance
18-07-2017 | 10:21:07
AJW Group has signed an agreement with Aero Contractors, the Nigerian-based airline, to assist in the restructuring and upgrading of their MRO support services.
Etihad Airways increases frequency to Egypt and Nigeria
13-07-2017 | 11:49:08
Etihad Airways is adding year-round flights between its Abu Dhabi hub and both Cairo and Lagos later this year, to cater for growing demand to and from the United Arab Emirates.