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Indian helicopter crashes with 7 on board

India’s navy says it is searching for a helicopter missing over the Arabian sea that had taken off from a Mumbai airfield with two...

GE Capital Aviation Services to lease Ethiopian Airlines the first two Aeronautical Engineers, Inc.converted...

Ethiopian Cargo and Logistics Services, a division of the Ethiopian Airlines Group has committed to lease the first two Boeing 737-800 freighters (737-800SF) converted...

Taiwan recognition: China seeks apology from Delta

China on Friday said it had asked Delta Air Lines (DAL.N) to investigate why Taiwan and Tibet were listed as countries on its website,...

Kenya Airways: Direct U.S. Flights To Boost Revenue

The Chief Executive Officer of Kenya Airways, Sebastian Mikosz said on Thursday that the daily direct flights to the United States would boost the...

2 pilots fight inside plane with 324 passengers

An Indian airline has sacked two of its pilots for fighting in the cockpit during a New Year’s Day flight from London to Mumbai. The...

Delta named 2017’s Most On-Time Global Airline

Delta Air Lines was named the World’s Most On-Time Airline among mainline carriers by the aviation data and analytics company FlightGlobal, incorporating FlightStats, and is...

Emirates ‘lifts ban on Tunisian women’

Dubai-based Emirates airline has retracted an earlier statement banning Tunisian women from its flights to the United Arab Emirates (UAE), Tunisian media has quoted...

NAF sponsors training of female fighter pilot

The Nigerian Air Force (NAF) has reorganized its air combat structure in the Northeast for increased operational efficiency just as for the first time...

Aviation workers picket Kenyan Airways today

Aviation workers have concluded arrangement to picket Kenya Airways at the Murtala Muhammed International Airport (MMIA) on Tuesday over alleged poor treatment of Nigerian...

Weather: Flights may suffer cancellation, delay in coming days

The Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority has called on all air passengers to exercise restraint during adverse weather, which may hamper their travel plans in...

IATA predicts $100m loss for African airlines in 2018

The International Air Transport Association (IATA) has projected that global industry net profit would rise to $38.4 billion in 2018, an improvement from the...

Singapore Airlines changed U.S. route because of North Korean missiles

A spokesperson for the airline told CNNMoney on Wednesday that it rerouted its daily flights between the South Korean capital Seoul and Los Angeles after...

Delta marks 10 years of service to Nigeria

Delta Air Lines today marked its 10th anniversary of nonstop service between Lagos and Atlanta. Launched on December 4, 2007, Delta remains the only, U.S....

Nigerian workers: Union draws battle line with Kenya Airways

The National Union of Air Transport Employees (NUATE) is to picket Kenya Airways from Dec. 5 over poor treatment of Nigerians employed by the...

Air Peace boss makes NESH list of 100 impactful entrepreneurs

Chairman/Chief Executive Officer of Air Peace, Mr. Allen Onyema, has been listed among 100 “most remarkable and impactful entrepreneurs in Nigeria” in 2016/2017. The list compiled...

Three months after redeployment FAAN Director yet to ‘report’ at new posting

More than three months after her redeployment to the Accident Investigation Bureau (AIB), the former Director of Human Resources and Administration at the Federal...

AIB blames pilots’ error for $500m loss to air crashes

The Nigerian Accident Investigation Bureau (AIB) yesterday released the final report on four air accidents that occurred in the country’s airspace in recent years,...

600 sacked Aero workers yet to get severance packages 8 months after — union

The National Union of Air Transport Employees (NUATE) on Sunday said the more than 600 employees sacked by Aero Contractors Ltd. in March were...

FAAN to cut Enugu Airport operation times for runway repair

Ahead of the Christmas and New Year festivities, the Federal Airports Authority, (FAAN) has said it will soon commence repair work on the bad portions...

NCAT To Acquire 5 Aircraft In 2018

The Nigeria College of Aviation Technology (NCAT) Zaria says it will acquire five new modern light aircraft in 2018. The NCAT’s Rector, Capt. Mohammed Abdulsalam,...