Air Peace clinches NAAPE’s Gold Standard Safety Award

Air Peace has added another award to its kitty by clinching the Gold Standard Safety Award at the 15th National Delegates Conference and Symposium of the National Association of Aircraft and Pilots Engineers, NAAPE, which held recently at the NAF Conference Centre in Abuja. Commenting on the award, Spokesperson of Air Peace, Stanley Olisa, said the airline was conferred with the award in recognition of its safety record and safety system performance as well as outstanding investment in brand new aircraft and equipment. “This industry award is another feather added…

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Runsewe urges NANTA to brace up for cultural promotion, as NCAA DG assures of robust relationship, partnership

Director General National Council for Arts and Culture, NCAC, Otunba Segun Runsewe has called on the members of the national association of Nigeria Travel Agencies, NANTA, to wake up and embrace the promotion and marketing of the rich Nigerian culture. He explained that Nigeria culture is one of the oldest in the world, and needs marketing communication initiatives that could unveil its iconic content and context to the world yet to experience the fullness of its diversity. ” Under of our National Festival of Arts and Culture, ( NAFEST), we…

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Aviation & Cargo Conference to examine role of Insurance in Aviation

Insurance Heavyweights have lined up to engage with Aviation and Logistics stakeholders at the upcoming Aviation and Cargo Conference, CHINET in August in Lagos. They will be led by the lead speaker on the role of Insurance in Aviation Business, Chief Babajide Olatunde-Agbeja Chairman Boff & Company Insurance Brokers Ltd. There has been growing complaints among aviation stakeholders that Insurance Companies in Nigeria lack the capacity to handle Aviation Business in Nigeria. These complaints include that of the High Premiums paid by Nigerian Airlines to Foreign Insurance Companies which keeps…

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No airline will want to cancel or delay flights for sake of it – Onyema

The chairman of Air Peace, Mr Allen Onyema has explained that no airline worth its salt will want to cancel or delay flights for the sake of it. Speaking in an interview on the sidelines of the recent League of Airport and Aviation Correspondents, LAAC conference in Lagos, Onyema noted that when an airline cancel flights, it incurs a lot of unaimaginable cost. He pointed out that no airline would want to cancel flight for the fun of it, as delays and cancellations that happen all over the world is…

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MMIA Lagos new terminal: Senate, Reps urge FG, FAAN to put structure into use

The Senate committee chairman on aviation, Senator Smart Adeyemi, and his House of Representative counterpart, Hon Nnolim Nnaji have called on the federal government and the management of the Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria, FAAN to make sure that all obstacles disrupting the take-off of the terminal building are taken care off. Senator Adeyemi stated that this will enable Nigerians to have the benefit of the multi-billions naira that has been expended on the project. Speaking after an unscheduled inspection of the new airport terminal in Lagos, Senator Adeyemi stated…

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Sirika attains FRAeS, M.Sc in Air Transport Management

Nigeria’s Aviation minister, Senator Hadi Sirika has attained the Fellow Royal Aeronautical Society (FRAeS) recognition, which is the highest award from the Royal Aeronautical Society of the United Kingdom. Also after the submission of his citation on ‘The development of Airline traffic in Nigeria and the relevance of Single African Air Transport Market (SAATM)’, Sirika has obtained Masters of Science in Air Transport Management (M.Sc) from the City, University of London, Late March 2021, Sirika defended his thesis as he shared that: “Just defended my M.Sc Air Transport Management thesis…

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Sirika attains FRAeS, M.Sc in Air Transport Management

Nigeria’s Aviation minister, Senator Hadi Sirika has attained the Fellow Royal Aeronautical Society (FRAeS) recognition, which is the highest award from the Royal Aeronautical Society of the United Kingdom. Also after the submission of his citation on ‘The development of Airline traffic in Nigeria and the relevance of Single African Air Transport Market (SAATM)’, Sirika has obtained Masters of Science in Air Transport Management (M.Sc) from the City, University of London, Late March 2021, Sirika defended his thesis as he shared that: “Just defended my M.Sc Air Transport Management thesis…

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Dana Air wins NAAPE’s most innovative Airline Award 

Dana Air has bagged the Most Innovative Airline Award at a conference organised by the National Association of Aircraft Pilots and Engineers on 28th June, at the NAF Conference Center Kado, Abuja.  Themed: ‘Imperatives of Strong Partnership for a Sustainable Aviation Industry; Recovery from Covid-19 impact,” the event is the association’s 15th National Delegate conference, Symposium and awards ceremony.  The National President of NAAPE, Engineer Galadima Abednego while speaking at the event said ”it is my pleasure and delight to present you this Most Innovative Airline Award. This is in recognition of…

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25th LAAC Conference: FAAN wins Lateef Lawal Award for Airport Manager of the Year

Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria (FAAN) has bagged the Prestigious Lateef Lawal Award for Airport Manager of the Year at the just concluded League of Airports and Aviation Correspondents (LAAC) 25th Conference with theme: Aviation in Nigeria: Management, Policy and Regulation.   Lateef Lawal was an Aviation Correspondent and founding member of the League whose exploits span over 40 years, he passed in 2020.   The award was received by the managing director represented by the director of Airport Operations, Captain Mukhar Muye who expressed gratitude on behalf of FAAN…

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Air Peace wins Humanitarian Airline of the Year Award

In recognition of its humanitarian interventions during the COVID-19 lockdown last year, Nigeria’s leading airline Air Peace has been bestowed with the Humanitarian Airline of the Year 2020 Award by the League of Airport and Aviation Correspondents, LAAC. The airline received the award at this year’s LAAC conference, themed ‘Nigeria’s Aviation Industry: Management, Policy and Regulation’, which held at Sheraton Hotel, Ikeja, Lagos, on July 28, 2021. The Spokesperson of Air Peace, Stanley Olisa, expressed gratitude to the leadership and members of the League, while stating that the airline’s corporate…

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