Category: Aviation

Will Nigerian Airlines Survive?

Since July 8, 2020 when the nation’s airspace was reopened for domestic flight operations, Nigerian airlines have been brainstorming on how to survive when after over three months of lockdown…

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FAAN Disrupts Airlines’ Operations over Debts

The Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria (FAAN) recently disrupted the operations of airlines indebted to the agency by delaying the operations of two airlines at the Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport,…

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Following the resumption of international flights in Lagos and Abuja airports from Saturday, investigations  have revealed that there will be about 15,000 passengers flying into the country weekly. The Federal…

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Virgin Atlantic expands network and onboard offering in September

     Currently flying to New York JFK, Los Angeles, Hong Kong, Shanghai, Barbados and Miami    Launching Delhi, Tel Aviv, Atlanta, Mumbai and Lagos in September with further routes being…

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Lagos to construct rail line to airport terminal for international passengers

Lagos to construct rail line to airport terminal for international passengers   The Lagos State Governor, Babajide Sanwo-Olu, has disclosed that the state will develop a rail infrastructure to complement…

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Qatar Airways Refunds $1.2bn to Customers

Qatar Airways said it has paid out over $1.2 billion in refunds to almost 600,000 passengers since March. This, it stated was in demonstration of its commitment to honouring its…

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AIB: Quorum Aviation Helicopter has no black box

A Bell 206-B3 helicopter that crashed on Salvation Road, Opebi, in the Ikeja area of Lagos State, on Friday, has no black box, the Accident Investigation Bureau has said. AIB,…

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Nigeria delays return of international flights

The Nigerian authorities have postponed the resumption of international passenger flights by a week. The flights will now resume on 5 September instead of the previously announced date of 29…

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Virgin Atlantic set to launch new services to Pakistan from London and Manchester

Virgin Atlantic is pleased to announce it will be launching flights to Pakistan in December 2020. Operating three new routes from London Heathrow to Lahore, London Heathrow to Islamabad, as…

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PTF:International passengers who evade Nigerian tests face travel ban

The Presidential Task Force on COVID-19 on Monday at the its  briefing in Abuja said International passengers who evade tests in Nigeria will be put on the travel watch list…

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