Airline operators are still paying Custom duties despite government waiver – Capt. Mshelia

The Chairman West Link Airlines, Capt. Ibrahim Mshelia, has disclosed that despite the government waiver on customs duties given to airline operators on aircraft parts, the operators are still paying duties. Speaking in a recent interview with Aviation Correspondents in Lagos, Capt. Mshelia asked who is collecting the duties the operators are paying. “I have the evidence that we are paying. Meanwhile, government has approved these things since, but we are still paying,” he said. West Link Airlines boss advised the government to start accepting advice from genuine professionals in…

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Azman Air suspension: NCAA were complacent in certifying key post holders- Capt. Mshelia

Captain Ibrahim Mshelia, the chief executive officer of West Link Airlines is renowned pilot and aviation trainer of repute. He has a vast knowledge of the aviation industry having operated in other parts of the world including Africa . In this interview, Captain Mshelia, speaks on regulation of aviation industry, the Azman Air suspension by NCAA, waivers on aircraft parts, policy of banning aircraft over 22 years from operating in the country, essence of age when it comes to safety of aircraft operations, maintenance cycle of aircraft , rising cost…

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