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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ICAO, NCAA begin Certification Project for Abuja, Lagos Airports

The International Civil Aviation Organisation (ICAO), in conjunction with the Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority (NCAA), has commenced the implementation of the AFI Plan Aerodrome Certification Project for Abuja and Lagos Airports. This was disclosed by the director general, NCAA, Capt Muhtar Usman while addressing the counterparts from the International Civil Aviation Organisation (ICAO) Western and Central African (WACAF) during the Pre – Certification meeting at the NCAA Conference Room. The regional director of ICAO WACAF, Mam Sait Jallow, the team leader who was accompanied by the Regional Officer, Nika Manzi…

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IATA, ICAO, ACI to address evolving aviation security risks

‎The International Air Transport Association (IATA), The International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO) and Airports Council International (ACI) have joined forces to address evolving aviation security risks with integrated solutions. Key topics such as securing landside spaces at airports, information sharing among governments, managing the risks of home-grown terrorism and preventing cyber threats will top the agenda of the 25th AVSEC (Aviation Security) World Conference, taking place from the 25 to 27 October 2016 in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. “Aviation security needs to evolve in step with changing threats,” said Dr. Fang…

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