Posts Tagged ‘Federal Ministry of Aviation’

Nigeria Receives ICAO’s Award on Aviation Security

by Ikokwu Ikembaon September 27, 2019
Nigeria was recently presented with the International Civil Aviation Organisation (ICAO), known as “ICAO Council President’s Certificate”. The award was given to the country because of its achievement and progress in solving aviation security and oversight deficiencies and its commitment to the effective implementation of ICAO Standards and recommended practices. Presenting the certificate to the […]

FG buys first calibration aircraft worth $8.5 million [PHOTOS]

by Ikokwu Ikembaon September 1, 2019
Nigeria has taken delivery of its first modern calibration aircraft for $8.5 million. The aviation minister, Hadi Sirika, announced on Twitter on August 29 that the Beechcraft King Air 350i would help improve Nigeria airspace’s safety and security. “Just received new calibration aircraft for the country. Make is King Air 350i. Cost $8.5M,” Mr Sirika […]

JUST IN: Air Peace Commends Pilot for Her Professionalism [PHOTOS]

by Ikokwu Ikembaon July 23, 2019
Nigeria’s major carrier, Air Peace has commended Captain Ajibola and her crew for handling a situation in Lagos this morning. Caption Ajibola noticed sudden weather changes when approaching Lagos and demanded to land on the International runway as it is longer and wider than the domestic runway. After landing safely and rolling to the runway […]