We’ll ask court to stop ASKY fl ying to Nigeria – Onyema

In this interview, the Chairman of Air Peace, Mr. Allen Onyema, says countries that have Bilateral Air Services Agreements (BASAs) with Nigeria have adopted stringent policies that discourage Nigerian carriers from fl ying to non-BASA countries, IME AKPAN reports Multiple designations enjoyed by foreign carriers Th e Minister of Aviation, Senator Hadi More...

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By Blueprint Newsroom On Thursday, April 27th, 2017
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IATA calls for commitment to global standards

Th e International Air Transport Association (IATA) has urged aviation safety stakeholders to reinforce their commitment to a safety framework based on global standards, cooperation and dialogue, and eff ective More...

By Blueprint Newsroom On Thursday, April 27th, 2017
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Nigeria wins bid to host African tourism ministers in 2018

Nigeria has won the bid to host the 2018 edition of the meeting of African ministers in charge of Tourism, tagged the UN World Tourism Organisation (WTO) Commission for Africa (CAF) Nigeria won the hosting right More...

By Blueprint Newsroom On Thursday, April 27th, 2017
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FG lauded for prompt completion of Abuja Airport runway

Stories by Ime Akpan Lagos Th e managing director of the Nigerian Airspace Management Agency (NAMA) Capt. Fola Akinkuotu has commended the Minister of State for Aviation Senator Hadi Sirika for the successful repair More...

By Blueprint Newsroom On Monday, April 24th, 2017
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Air Peace grounds 2 aircraft involved in collision

By Ime Akpan Lagos Th e winglet of Air Peace aircraft marked 5N-BQR collided with the winglet of a stationary aircraft marked 5N-BQP belonging to the airline and parked at the general aviation terminal in Lagos. More...

By Blueprint Newsroom On Thursday, April 20th, 2017
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NCAA staff undergo training on economic regulation

Th e Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority (NCAA) has taken steps to strengthen its economic regulation and build capacity through training and adequate exposure of its staff . Th e fi rst step in this direction was More...

By Blueprint Newsroom On Thursday, April 20th, 2017
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ICAO emphasizes need to bridge training capacity gaps

Th e International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO) has continued its eff orts to bolster worldwide aviation training capacity during the Fourth ICAO Global Aviation Training and TRAINAIR PLUS Symposium in Addis More...

By Blueprint Newsroom On Thursday, April 20th, 2017
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N15bn TSC/CSC debt can be resolved without external auditors – Ojikutu

Stories by Ime Akpan Lagos Th e Chief Executive of Centurion Securities Group Capt. John Ojikutu has said that the dispute between the Nigeria Civil Aviation Authority (NCAA) and the Airline Operators of Nigeria More...

By Blueprint Newsroom On Wednesday, April 19th, 2017
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Dana, Arik, Air Peace resume fl ights to Abuja Airport

By Ime Akpan Lagos Dana Air has resumed operations to the Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport, Abuja following the completion of the rehabilitation of its runway. Dana’s accountable manager, Mr. Obi Mbanuzuo More...

By Blueprint Newsroom On Wednesday, April 19th, 2017
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NIMET advocates use of climate information to improve agric

By Ime Akpan Lagos Th e Director-General and Chief Executive Offi cer of the Nigerian Meteorological Agency (NIMET), Prof. Sani Abubakar Mashi, has advocated better use of climate information in agriculture to rebuild More...