NAMA begins test run of new Category III ILS at MMIA Runway

The Nigerian Airspace Management Agency (NAMA) has commenced the trial run of the newly installed Category III Instrument Landing System (ILS) at Runway 18 Right, Murtala Mohammed International Airport, Lagos. The exercise which started on Monday indicated that the equipment is fully operational on test basis, even as all the ILS components – Localizer, Glide Slope and Distance Measuring Equipment are propagating signals optimally. Speaking at the commencement of the test run, managing director of NAMA, Capt. Fola Akinkuotu said the alignment of the facility had already been done by…

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Air Peace wins company of the year award

Photo Caption: L-R: Co-Chair of the occasion, Mrs. Priscilla Oti; Chairman of the event, Professor Anya O. Anya; Chief of Finance and Administration, Air Peace, Mrs. Ejiroghene Eghagha; and former bank chief executive, Chief Marc Wabara Air Peace has emerged company of the year at the 2019 Business Hallmark People of the Year Awards, organised by the Hallmark Newspaper Group. The event took place on Sunday, November 10, 2019, at Civic Center, Victoria Island, Lagos.    While receiving the award, the Chief of Finance and Administration, Air Peace, Mrs Ejiroghene…

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IATA calls on government’s, industry to focus on four Priorities for African Aviation

The International Air Transport Association (IATA) has called on governments and industry in Africa to focus on four priorities to allow aviation to drive economic and social development on the continent, enrich people’s lives and enable the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals (UN SDG’s). The four priorities are:   Safety Cost-competitiveness Opening the continent to travel and trade, and Gender diversity  “Across the African continent, the promise and potential of aviation is rich. Already it supports USD 55.8 billion in economic activity and 6.2 million jobs. And, as demand more…

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