Airline Operator Implores FG On Release Of Foreign Airlines’ $450m Ticket Sales

Airline Operator Implores FG On Release Of Foreign Airlines’ $450m Ticket Sales

Chief Executive Officer of an aviation company, Mr Segun Adewale, has urged the Federal Government to repatriate the $450million in ticket revenue belonging to foreign airlines operating in the country.  Adewale, also former Vice-Chairman, the National Association of Nigerian Travel...
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Lufthansa Cancels More Than 1,000 Flights

Lufthansa Cancels More Than 1,000 Flights

German airline Lufthansa says it is cancelling more than 1,000 flights in and out of its Frankfurt and Munich hubs in the coming days due to a strike by ground staff on Wednesday.  The company said that some 134,000 passengers...
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Etihad Cargo Introduces 15 Direct Passenger, Freighter Flights Per Week To China 

Etihad Cargo Introduces 15 Direct Passenger, Freighter Flights Per Week To China 

Etihad Cargo, the cargo and logistics arm of Etihad Aviation Group, has reinforced its commitment to the Chinese market with the introduction of 15 direct passenger and freighter flights per week.   A statement explained that throughout the pand...
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British Airways Cancels 1,500 More Flights

British Airways Cancels 1,500 More Flights

British Airways has cancelled a further 1,500 flights, mostly for July. The wave of cancellations made over the past weeks will affect tens of thousands hoping to jet off this summer from Heathrow and Gatwick.  BBC reports that the industry...
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Dana Air Introduces More Flights On Lagos, Abuja Routes 

Dana Air Introduces More Flights On Lagos, Abuja Routes 

Dana Air has introduced additional flights on its Lagos and Abuja route network.   The airline in a statement said, the introduction of the additional flights was strictly based on popular demand, the desire to meet the growing demand,&nbsp...
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Ibom Air Will Not Withdraw Flight Services, Says CEO  

Ibom Air Will Not Withdraw Flight Services, Says CEO  

Ibom Air is not taking part in the proposed withdrawal of flight services as announced by Airline Operators of Nigeria (AON).  AON had hinged its resolve to shut down domestic flights on the increase in the price of aviation fuel.  In...
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AIR PEACE DEEPENS SAFETY STANDARDS WITH FOURTH IOSA RENEWAL 

AIR PEACE DEEPENS SAFETY STANDARDS WITH FOURTH IOSA RENEWAL 

Foremost Nigerian airline and West Africa’s largest carrier, Air Peace, has received its fourth International Air Transport Association Operational Safety Audit (IOSA) certification, which signifies that the carrier was successful in the globally recognised ...
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Embraer, Air Peace Sign Services Agreement For E-Jets E2s Fleet 

Embraer, Air Peace Sign Services Agreement For E-Jets E2s Fleet 

Embraer announced Thursday, during the MRO Middle East, in Dubai, that it has signed a comprehensive long-term services agreement with Air Peace, Nigeria and West Africa’s largest airline, to support the airline’s E195-E2 and ERJ fleet.    A...
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British Airways Cancels U.S. Flights Due To 5G Safety Fears

British Airways Cancels U.S. Flights Due To 5G Safety Fears

British Airways is among the airlines cancelling U.S. flights due to 5G safety concerns.  The action is in response to fears that the activation of the C-band strand of the mobile phone service near U.S. airports on Wednesday could disrupt...
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United Nigeria Airlines Begin Flights To Anambra

United Nigeria Airlines Begin Flights To Anambra

The United Nigeria Airlines begins scheduled flights to Anambra on Satrday, December 18, 2021.  Spokesman for the Airline, Mr Achilleus-Chud Uchegbu, on Friday said: “The airline will operate scheduled flights from Nna...
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Emirates Resumes Daily Flights To Nigeria

Emirates Resumes Daily Flights To Nigeria

Emirates on Monday morning touched down in Abuja and Lagos, marking the restart of daily services to Nigeria from Dubai.    A statement sent to City Business News explained that Emirates received a spectacular water canon welcome at Murtala...
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British Airways Suspends Hong Kong Flights

British Airways Suspends Hong Kong Flights

British Airways has suspended flights to Hong Kong amid reports more of its crew members have been forced to quarantine in a government centre. BA confirmed it has temporarily stopped flights “while we review operational requirements for this route&#8221...
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Brazilian Govt, Embraer Celebrate Air Peace At 7

Brazilian Govt, Embraer Celebrate Air Peace At 7

By ebosele@hotmail.com  — The Brazilian Government, represented by the Head of Mission, Embassy of Brazil in Nigeria, Ambassador Ricardo Guerra de Araujo, and the country’s aerospace conglomerate, Embraer, have lauded Air Peace as the airline marks i...
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Morocco Bans UK Flights

Morocco Bans UK Flights

Several UK airlines and holiday companies have been told by the Moroccan government that flights will be suspended from 23:59 BST on Wednesday until further notice.  BBC also reports that flights between Morocco and Germany and the Netherlands have also.....
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