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FAAN Closes Enugu Airport Runway For Reconstruction

FAAN Closes Enugu Airport Runway For Reconstruction

The Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria (FAAN) has notified airlines, passengers and all other stakeholders that effective 00:00 on 24th August, 2019, the runway at Akanu Ibiam International Airport in Enugu will be closed for major repairs and works on the airfield. FAAN’s General Manager, Corporate Affairs, Mrs. Henrietta Yakubu says “this move is aimed at resolving the […]

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NCAA Advises Airlines To Exercise High Level Vigilance

NCAA Advises Airlines To Exercise High Level Vigilance

In the resurgence of the Ebola Virus Disease (EVD) in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC), the World Health Organisation (WHO) has declared the outbreak a Public Health Emergency of International Concern (PHEIC) in line with International Health Regulations (IHR). Consequently, the Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority (NCAA) has directed all operators, especially airlines operating regional […]

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80 NAMA Personnel For Training At NCAT, 2019

80 NAMA Personnel For Training At NCAT, 2019

The Nigerian Airspace Management Agency (NAMA) says a total of 80 personnel have been programmed for training at the Nigerian College of Aviation Technology  (NCAT) Zaria this year with first batch of 20 already receiving training. Engineer Ahmad Umar Faruk, Director of Safety Electronics and Engineering Services, Nigerian Airspace Management Agency (NAMA) disclosed this in […]

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NAMA Tasks ICAO On ATSEP Licensing

NAMA Tasks ICAO On ATSEP Licensing

The Nigerian Airspace Management Agency (NAMA) has charged the International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO) to consider as a matter of urgency, the inclusion of Air Traffic Safety Electronics Personnel (ATSEP) licensing in its Annex1 to the Chicago Convention. This the agency says would place the responsibility to ensure safety on the holder because a license […]

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FAAN CEO Pays Courtesy Visit To Imo Governor

FAAN CEO Pays Courtesy Visit To Imo Governor

The Chief Executive Officer of the Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria (FAAN), Captain Rabiu Yadudu Thursday, August 1, 2019 paid a courtesy visit to the Executive Governor of Imo State, Rgt Honourable Emeka Ihedioha. The meeting, which was in continuation of his interaction with critical stakeholders was also attended by the Authority’s Directors of Engineering […]

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FAAN Suspends Officer Suspected Of Stealing At Yola Airport

FAAN Suspends Officer Suspected Of Stealing At Yola Airport

Following a report of theft involving an aviation security officer, Jennifer Luka at the Yola International Airport, the Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria (FAAN) has suspended indefinitely, the officer involved, pending the completion of investigation into the case. FAAN’s General Manager, Corporate Communications, Mrs. Henrietta Yakubu says  FAAN “has consequently handed over the erring officer […]

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