Flight delays, cancellations unavoidable in aviation industry – NCAA CPD director

The director, Consumer Protection Directorate (CPD), of Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority (NCAA), Alhaji Abdullahi Adamu has declared that flight delays and cancellations are unavoidable in the global aviation industry. Abdullahi noted that despite this, the regularly agency would ensure that the rights of the flying public are not trampled upon by airlines and other organisations in the sector. The director, Consumer Protection Directorate of the NCAA who stated this over the weekend in his office at the Murtala Muhammed Airport (MMA), Lagos noted that some of the delays were due…

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NAMA explains why some aircraft diversions are imperative

The Nigerian Airspace Management Agency (NAMA) has noted that the inability of some international flights to land at the Murtala Mohammed International Airport, Lagos, is largely due to issues of inclement weather and company minimas of affected airlines. NAMA in a statement signed by Mr Khalid Emele, the general manager public affairs stated that some aircraft diversions are in the interest of safety. NAMA explained in the statement that: “The facts on record are as follows: Lagos has two runways- 18 Right and 18 Left. The Doppler Very High Omni-Directional…

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Cross River sustains hold on tourism, goes cycling for humanity

Certainly, Cross River State is not resting on its month long premium tourism product, carnival Calabar, the state is on overdrive to up its octopus hold on the sector with a sport tourism cycling project dubbed Akwacross. The game plan is to keep the state continuously in focus with strategic and sustainable tourism activities, building up an entirely dependent economy on tourism culture, environment and other down stream influncers of the business. Akwacross cycling project which is specially dedicated to enhancing the historical and cultural relationship between the people of…

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