Nahco Appoints Enyinna Opara Non-Executive Director

Nahco Appoints Enyinna Opara Non-Executive Director

The Nigerian Aviation Handling Company Plc (Nahco Aviance) has informed shareholders and the Nigerian Exchange (NGX) Ltd. that Prof. Enyinna Okpara has been appointed a Non-Executive Director.  The Company Secretary, Mr Bello Abdullahi of Dikko & Mahmoud Solicitors, disclosed in...
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Air Peace, NFF Seal Four-Year Partnership

Air Peace, NFF Seal Four-Year Partnership

Air Peace on Wednesday in Lagos signed a four-year contract with the Nigerian Football Federation (NFF) as the official airline of the national football team.  NFF President, Mr Amaju Pinnick, who led an NFF team for the signing, praised the...
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Qatar Airways Get Highest Cargo Uplift Award

Qatar Airways Get Highest Cargo Uplift Award

For achieving the highest export tonnage (2850 tonnes) out of Nepal in 2020, Nepal Freight Forwarders Association (NEFFA) has honoured Qatar Airways Cargo with an award.    The award was handed over in Kathmandu during the annual Nepal Cargo Day...
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Air Peace: Closing The Gaps In Nigeria’s Air Travel

Air Peace: Closing The Gaps In Nigeria’s Air Travel

By Stanley Olisa — In the last couple of weeks, the media have been saturated with news of multiple routes launches by West and Central Africa’s largest carrier, Air Peace. In less than 10 days, the foremost airline extended its...
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FAAN Deploys 15 More Screening machines at GAT, MMIA

FAAN Deploys 15 More Screening machines at GAT, MMIA

The Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria (FAAN) has acquired additional 15 security screening machines.   According to FAAN, the screening machines are for immediate deployment to the General Aviation Terminal and Murtala Muhammed International...
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World’s Largest Airlines Plunges By $12b As COVID-19 Cases Climb

World’s Largest Airlines Plunges By $12b As COVID-19 Cases Climb

Airline companies are still far from pre-pandemic profit and sales as some of their businesses, like business travel, are not even comparable to normal levels.    However, the growing number of COVID-19 cases, fears of new travel restrictions due to...
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Air Peace Unveils Douala, Ibadan Routes

Air Peace Unveils Douala, Ibadan Routes

Air Peace has concluded plans to commence scheduled commercial flights from Lagos and Port Harcourt to Douala, the capital of Cameroon, on August 19, 2021.    A statement sent to City BusinessNews explained that the airline is also set to launch...
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Qatar Airways Cargo, WiseTech Seal Direct Data Connection

Qatar Airways Cargo, WiseTech Seal Direct Data Connection

Qatar Airways Cargo and WiseTech Global, a leading provider of software solutions to the logistics industry, have commenced implementation of an extensive direct data connection between their global operating systems  A statement explained that the direct...
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Virgin Atlantic Considers Stock Market Listing

Virgin Atlantic Considers Stock Market Listing

Sir Richard Branson’s Virgin Atlantic is exploring a possible listing on the London stock market to raise money to repair the airline’s finances. The move could see shares offered to private investors as well as big City firms, but mean...
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Lufthansa Seeks €5.5 Fresh Capital

Lufthansa Seeks €5.5 Fresh Capital

Lufthansa halved its losses in the second quarter, compared with the pandemic-hit second quarter of last year, the German airline announced on Thursday.  This emerged from the deep crisis in the sector caused by the Coronavirus pandemic.  Chief execu...
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Arik Air Reconnects Warri, Schedule Benin Flights From MM2

Arik Air Reconnects Warri, Schedule Benin Flights From MM2

Arik Air is to resume flights to Warri, Delta State from Lagos and Abuja on August 3, 2021.   In a statement on Tuesday,  Chief Executive Officer, Arik Air,  Capt. Roy Ilegbodu explained that upon resumption, the airline would ope...
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Cally Air Awaits Operating Licence, Partners Aero Contractors

Cally Air Awaits Operating Licence, Partners Aero Contractors

The Government of Cross River State on Friday delivered two aircraft of the state Cally Air to Aero Contractors to operate and maintain.   Handing over the aircraft to Aero Contractors at Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport (NAIA), Abuja, ...
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Qatar Airways Cargo Rolls Out Third-Party e-Booking Platform

Qatar Airways Cargo Rolls Out Third-Party e-Booking Platform

Qatar Airways Cargo has announced the further roll out of third-party eBooking platform WebCargo by Freightos across the United States of America with effect from July 19, 2021.  Under the arrangement, forwarders in the USA will be able to conduct...
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Qatar Airways Lifts 380,000 Seafarers In 14 Months

Qatar Airways Lifts 380,000 Seafarers In 14 Months

The world’s first airport lounge for the exclusive use of seafarers and offshore workers has surpassed more than 50,000 visitors since it opened its doors in late 2020.  Located at Qatar Airways’ hub at Hamad International Airport in Doha, the...
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