Ethiopian Airlines set to launch new passenger flight to Copenhagen May 22

Ethiopian Airlines is set to launch a new passenger flight to Copenhagen, Denmark as of 22nd of May 2023. The new flight will be operated five times a week except on Tuesdays and Sundays. Regarding the new flight, Ethiopian Airlines Group CEO Mr Mesfin Tasew said, “We are glad to open a new route to Copenhagen, Denmark which will be our 21st destination in Europe. With the launch of the flight, Copenhagen will become a crucial gateway for Ethiopian Airlines in northern Europe and southern Scandinavia. Thanks to the wide…

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NAHCO lauds clients for showing understanding as staff calls off strike

NAHCO Aviance workers have lauded their clients for showing great understanding, as the workers called off the industrial action they embarked upon early Monday, January 23. The action lasted about 14 hours. In a communique signed by Management of the Company, unions’ representatives and regulatory agencies, it was resolved that the unions call off the strike and all staff resume work immediately. Other issues agreed upon are that NAHCO management withdraw the suit it instituted at the National Industrial Court (NIC) against the unions; negotiations on staff welfare to resume…

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NAHCO says strike situation is under control

West Africa foremost groundhandler, nahco Aviance, said it is engaging the unions and bringing to an end the disruption in flight services occasioned by the industrial action embarked upon by a section of its staff. In a statement in Lagos Monday, NAHCO acknowledged that some of its clients were being put through a difficult situation by the insistence of some staff to embark on strike action despite a subsisting order of court which restrained them from doing so. “We regret all the inconveniences,” the Group Executive Director, Dr. Olusola Obabori…

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Workers’ Strike: Nnaji calls for restraints, urges dialogue

The Chairman, House of Representatives Committee on Aviation, Honourable Nnolim Nnaji has called for restraints over the on-going industrial dispute between the Nigerian Aviation Handling Company, (NAHCO) and it’s workers. Honourable Nnaji also urged the the management of the ground Handling company to immediately enter into dialogue with the leadership of the union to avert further disruption of flight operations across the country. He equally appealed to the union to douse its agitation and show concern for the pains the action would bring on the innocent Nigerian travellers both locally…

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Dana Air introduces promo fares, bags Special recognition award​

Dana Air has introduced promo fares to encourage more online booking on its website​ www.flydanaair.com​ starting from 18th January to 28th of February 2023.​ According to a statement by Dana Air, customers who book their ticket using its newly introduced IOS APP within the same period stand a chance of winning various prices ranging from 50% cash back, Miles, return tickets, VIP movie tickets and lots of other exciting prizes The airline also announced its special recognition award won at the recently​ concluded Humor awards held at the prestigious Eko…

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Ethiopian Airlines to increase flight frequencies to China from Feb 06

Ethiopian Airlines has announced that the frequency of its flights to Chinese cities will increase as of February 06, 2023 ultimately returning to the pre-COVID19 levels on March 01, 2023 following the lifting of restrictions by the Government of China. As of February 06, 2023, Ethiopian Airlines will operate daily flights to Guangzhou while increasing its weekly flights to Beijing and Shanghai to four each and maintains the trice weekly operation to Chengdu. Starting from March 01, 2023, the flights will surge back to the pre-COVID19 levels with daily flights…

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Delta introduces fast, free onboard Wifi

Delta becomes first major U.S. airline to introduce fast, free Wi-Fi for all, in partnership with T-Mobile. Experience coming to most domestic mainline aircraft by Feb. 1, with full availability on international and regional aircraft by the end of 2024. It’s here, it’s fast and it’s free. Delta will offer fast, free Wi-Fi in partnership with T-Mobile to all customers on board most domestic mainline flights beginning Feb. 1 – the first major U.S. airline to offer free Wi-Fi as a core element of its customer experience. The airline will…

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SAHCO secures ISO 9001:2015 Certification

Picture Caption: L-R:​ Chief Executive Officer, West Sealand International Nigeria (WSI), Ope Bashorun; Managing Director/CEO, Skyway Aviation Handling Company (SAHCO) PLC, Basil Agboarumi; Assistant General Manager, Safety & Quality Assurance, SAHCO, Christie Oseghale; Technical Director, WSI, Samuel Sawah at the presentation of the ISO certification to SAHCO. Skyway Aviation Handling Company (SAHCO) PLC has been awarded the International Organization for Standardization (ISO 9001:2015) certification for Quality Management system. ISO 9001:2015 is the international standard that identifies requirements for quality management system (QMS) which organisations use to demonstrate the ability to…

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Green Africa to operate double daily flights to Ilorin fom Lagos, Abuja

Green Africa, Nigeria’s value airline, has announced that it is increasing daily flights to Kwara state, Nigeria’s “state of harmony”. Starting from January 11th, 2023, the value carrier will have two daily return flights into Ilorin from Lagos and Abuja, respectively. With the additional capacity, customers will have the flexibility to travel in the morning or evening and a clear option for a day return trip. Green Africa, with its unrivalled flight affordability, currently operates over 120 weekly flights to eight destinations in Nigeria (Abuja, Benin, Akure, Port Harcourt, Enugu,…

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NAHCO truck rams into Air Peace aircraft at Lagos airport, disrupting its flight operations

An equipment of the Nigerian Aviation Handling Company (NAHCO) Plc on Wednesday rammed into an aircraft belonging to Air Peace at the Murtala Muhammed Airport, Lagos, thereby disrupting its flight operations. This was the third time in one month that NAHCO equipment would be damaging aircraft of Air Peace, a source close to the airside said. Also, Air Peace is suspecting sabotage against its operations by some unscrupulous elements in the industry and called on the relevant authorities to carry out a thorough investigation into the incessant damage to its…

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