Tuesday, March 28, 2017

Nigeria: No Cause to Fret over Benefits, NAMA tells Retirees

The managing director, Nigerian Airspace Management Agency NAMA Capt Fola Akinkuotu has said that there is no cause for retirees of the agency to fret over their entitlements, as they would be promptly paid...

Mauritius Charts Course to Grow Aviation Businesses

Mauritius has taken vital steps to broaden markets for aviation services by holding air service negotiations with 12 countries during the recent International Conference on Air Services Negotiations Event, organised by the International Civil...

Emirates Unveils Third Daily Flight to Nairobi

Emirates airline is set to introduce a third daily flight from Dubai to Nairobi from 1st June 2017, increasing the number of Emirates flights between the two cities to 21 a week. The airline currently...

Nigeria: NCAA Certifies Genesis Global Aviation for Commercial Helicopter Flights

Genesis Global Aviation Limited (GGAL) has received official clearance from the Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority (NCAA) to become a formal player in the commercial helicopter space. Director of Operations, NCAA, Captain Abdullahi Sidi presented the...

Ngunze to Step Down as Kenya Airways CEO

Kenya Airways Group MD and CEO Mbuvi Ngunze will resign from the troubled carrier effective first quarter 2017. The airline’s Board Chairman Michael Joseph announced Ngunze’s position adding that he will stay on until a...
Kenya Airways

Boeing The U.S. Airline Manufacturer Is Reportedly Getting Into The Iran Business

According to Iranian state media reports Tuesday, the Chicago-based airline giant has struck a deal to provide Tehran with new passenger planes in an effort to modernize Iran’s airline industry. This means, for the...

Ethiopian Airlines to start direct service to Singapore

Ethiopian Airlines, the fastest growing African airline, will start a direct and non-stop service to Singapore from June 2017 using the ultra-modern Boeing 787. Singapore’s Changi Airport is one of the major global aviation hubs...
Aviation

Emirates airline Revamp Loyalty Programme

The Emirates airline has announced a revive of a corporate loyalty programme dubbed “Emirates Business Rewards” to maximise customer satisfaction. Emirates, the 2016 Best International airline in Ghana, has simplified the programme to make it...

Nigeria to Grant Foreign Airlines Permission for More Flights

Minister of State Aviation, Sen.Hadi Sirika, has recently said, that as long as it is in the best interest of the nation, permissions will be granted to foreign airlines who apply for more flights'...
Airlines

Airport Concession: No job loss, Government Assures Aviation Workers

The Nigerian government has assured workers in the aviation sector that there would be no job cuts as a result of the plan to concession the country’s four major airports. Minister of State, Aviation, Senator...