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April, 2020

  • 22 April

    I’ve Denied Five Govs Non-COVID-19 Flight Requests – Sirika

    Hadi Sirika, Minister of Aviation, has disclosed that his ministry denied the request of five states governors who had wanted to embark on non-essential COVID-19 flights. Sirika made the disclosure while speaking at the press briefing of the Presidential Task Force on COVID-19 in Abuja on Tuesday. According to the …

March, 2020

  • 20 March

    Coronavirus: South African Airways Suspends International Flights Until May

    South African Airways have suspended international flights over the outbreak of coronavirus. Read Also: NAFDAC Approves Chloroquine For Coronavirus Clinical Trials The airline announced this via a statement on Friday. It said the airline would only render local flights to Johannesburg and Cape Town. The statement read: “South African Airways will …

  • 20 March

    Lufthansa Suspends Flights Out Of Nigeria Over Coronavirus

    Lufthansa has suspended flights out of Nigeria from March 23 until April 19, 2020. Read Also: Minister Tests Positive For Coronavirus After Meeting With President, Cabinet Members The information was made public on Friday. It said the last flights from the Lagos, Abuja and Port Harcourt airports will be on Sunday. …

February, 2020

  • 28 February

    Coronavirus: Stop All Flights From China, Italy, Atiku Tells Buhari

    Atiku Abubakar, former Vice President, has called on President Muhammadu Buhari’s government to defeat Coronavirus with the same zeal the nation fought Ebola outbreak in 2014. Read Also: Ighalo To Start Against Everton As Martial Still Out – Solskjaer He said the Buhari’s government must temporarily halt flights to and from any …

  • 15 February

    Rebels Claim Responsibility For Downing Of Saudi Fighter Jet In Yemen

    A Saudi fighter jet crashed in conflict-torn Yemen, the Riyadh-led military coalition supporting the government announced Saturday, as the Iran-backed Huthi rebels said they downed the plane. Read Also: Ijaws Involved In Oral Sex For Cleansing The Tornado aircraft came down on Friday in northern Al-Jawf province during an operation to …

January, 2020

  • 13 January

    Flights Delayed, Cancelled After Dubai Airport Gets Waterlogged

    Dubai international airport

    Flight operations have been disrupted at the Dubai International Airport, after a downpour caused the runways to be flooded. About 22 flights leaving and arriving the airport were cancelled as at Saturday night. Flights operated from the Nnamdi Azikwe International Airport in Abuja, and Murtala Mohammed Airport in Lagos were …

September, 2019

  • 30 September

    Why Apple MacBook Laptop Was Banned From Nigerian Flights – NCAA

    The Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority (NCAA) says Apple MacBook Pro laptops (Mid 2015, 15-inch Retina model) will no longer be allowed on flights. In a memo issued by Abdullahi Sidi, NCAA’s director of operations and training, flight operators and service providers were directed to treat the matter as urgent and …

July, 2018

May, 2018

  • 30 May

    World’s Longest Non-stop Flights Launch In October

    Flight Attendant Dies Of Measles Contracted On New York Plane

    The Singapore Airlines on Wednesday said the airline would launch the world’s longest non-stop commercial flights from Singapore to New York City in October, with the flying time totaling up to 18 hours 45 minutes. “Singapore Airlines will launch the world’s longest commercial flights in October, with non-stop services between …

April, 2018

  • 17 April

    Strike Grounds Airliners In Ethiopia

    Strike by air traffic controllers in Ethiopia, East Africa, halted flights on Tuesday. The reason for the strike is yet unknown. Ethiopia is one of Africa’s fast growing economy. The British Broadcasting Corporation reported that Ethiopia’s new Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed on Monday met the business, promising to introduce reforms, institute austerity …

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