FG Impounds Flair Aviation Aircraft For Operating Commercial Flights Into Nigeria

The Federal Government through the Ministry of Aviation has impounded an aircraft operated by Flair Aviation; the United Kingdom-based Aviation Company for operating a commercial flight contrary to the humanitarian operations it was approved to operate into Nigeria. Aviation Minister, Senator Hadi Sirika, who made this known on his official twitter handle, said that the crew of the flight is also under interrogation, as there shall be maximum penalty for the offense. ‘COVID-19, Flair Aviation, a UK company, was given approval for humanitarian operations but regrettably, we caught them conducting…

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NAMA Insists AIS Automation Is On Course

The Nigerian Airspace Management Agency (NAMA) has stated that the implementation of Aeronautical Information Service (AIS) automation was on course contrary to insinuations in the media. The statement that was allegedly released by the Aeronautical Information Management Association of Nigeria (AIMAN) was quoted as saying that, “NAMA management has neglected the implementation of the AIS Automation, thereby exposing personnel to Covid-19 pandemic.” The agency said that nothing can be farther from the truth, adding that while it uses the opportunity of the World AIS Day celebration to congratulate its hardworking…

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