FAAN moves step ahead in becoming centre of excellence in aviation security training – Dunoma

The managing director of the Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria (FAAN) Engr. Saleh Dunoma has disclosed that its training school had moved a step ahead in becoming a centre of excellence in aviation security training in West and Central Africa. Speaking during the commissioning of the International Civil Aviation Organisation, ICAO certified training centre in Lagos over the weekend, Dunoma stated that the school was used as their internal training facility before. “Internal in the sense that there are some programmes we organise to train our staff not only in…

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Dunoma tasks African Airport managers on elimination of security challenges at airports

Photo Caption: From L-R, Gilles Darriau, Cote D’ Ivoire, Ali Tounsi, Secretary ACI Africa, Angela Gittens, Director General, ACI World, Pape Mael Diop, ADS, Senegal, Papadiery Sene, ACI Africa Treasurer, Engr.Saleh Dunoma, President, ACI Africa, Hassan Orozi Ahmat,  Representative of Director General, ASEGNA and Mme Nadia, Morocco during  the Executive Committee members meeting at the on going 27th Annual General Assembly and Regional Conference and Exhibition with the Theme “Challenges of Safety & Security in African Airport, Issues & Perspective taking place in Abidjan, Cote D’ Ivoire Airports Council International…

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FAAN denies cannibalising screening machines at nation’s airports

The Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria (FAAN) has said it has never at any time cannibalised screening machines at the nation’s airports. FAAN maintained that it has been carrying out due maintenance on all its equipment in the country over the years. Speaking with aviation Journalists on Tuesday July 31, at the Murtala Muhammed Airport (MMA), Lagos, Mrs. Henrietta Yakubu, the General Manager, Corporate Communications, FAAN stated that it would continue to do this for comfort and easy facilitation of passengers. Mrs. Yakubu insisted that the agency had never cannibalised…

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FAAN, AIB, others pledge support for LAAC’s 22nd Seminar

AVIATION agencies led by the Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria (FAAN) and Accident Investigation Bureau (AIB) have all pledged commitment to the forthcoming 22nd annual seminar of the League of Airport and Aviation Correspondents (LAAC), scheduled to hold at Sheraton Hotels, Lagos.  Other major agencies and companies that have also offered support to the league for the successful hosting of the seminar include the Nigerian Airspace Management Agency (NAMA), Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority (NCAA), Nigerian College of Aviation Technology (NCAT), Skyway Aviation Handling Company Limited (SAHCOL) and the Nigerian Aviation…

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2018 World Environment Day: FAAN stresses need for safe, healthy airport environment

Picture Caption FAAN’s Director of Engineering Services, Engr. Salisu Daura</strong Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria (FAAN) emphasizes the need for a safe and healthy airport environment as it celebrates the 2018 World Environment Day today, June 5, 2018.   The Authority, in collaboration with Nigeria Environmental Society, organized a lecture on the theme of this year’s celebration – “Beat Plastic Pollution” which was held today in Lagos to mark the day. The Managing Director/Chief Executive of FAAN, Engr. Saleh Dunoma, who was ably represented by the Director of Engineering Services,…

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