Tags : Flight

Six Mexican Military Personnel Killed In Air Crash

Six Military personnel have died after the airplane they were traveling in crashed on takeoff in eastern Mexico. The Defense Secretariat disclosed this on Sunday, February 21, 2021, adding that the Airforce LearJet 45 crashed at around 1545 GMT after taking off from Emiliano Zapata in Veracruz State. The statement said the Secretariat’s Accident Investigation […]

Coronavirus: FG Approves Evacuation Flight For Stranded Nigerians In US

The Federal Government is to evacuate another batch of stranded Nigerians from New York, the United States of America. This was confirmed by the Nigeria Consulate in New York via a statement issued on Friday, June 26, 2020. It noted that the Nigerian Government had approved a third evacuation flight from the Newark Liberty International […]

FAAN Says No Guidelines For Flights Resumption Yet

The Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria, FAAN, says it is yet to release any guideline for post-Coronavirus flight resumption. This was disclosed by the General Manager, Corporate Affairs of FAAN, Mrs Henrietta Yakubu, in a statement issued on Saturday, May 16, 2020. Mrs. Yakubu said although FAAN is working “carefully and seriously” on releasing guidelines […]

COVID-19: “We’ve Denied Several Governors Flight Requests” -Aviation Minister

Several Governors in Nigeria have been denied flight since the closure of the Airports and the lockdown order by President Muhammadu Buhari as a result of the COVID-19. The Minister of Aviation, Mr Hadi Sirika, disclosed this on Tuesday, April 21, 2020, during the COVID-19 Presidential Task Force briefing. While responding to questions about some […]

Arik Air Suspends Flights To West Coast Over COVID-19

Arik Air has announced the temporary suspension of flights to all its West Coast destinations with effect from Monday, March 23, 2020 The Management of the Airline took the decision after a careful analysis of the novel CoronaVirus Disease (COVID-19) which has been declared a pandemic by the World Health Organization (WHO). The Chief Executive […]