Ethiopian Airlines wins Skytrax World Airline Awards

Ethiopian Airlines wins Skytrax World Airline Awards

Ethiopian Airlines, Africa’s largest aviation group, was named the winner of four Skytrax 2022 World Airline Awards at a ceremony held on September 23, 2022, at the Langham Hotel in London. The awards include Best Airline in Africa 2022 for the fifth year in a row and Best Business Class Airline in Africa 2022 for […]

For the seventh time, Qatar Airways is recognized as the World’s Best Airline at the 2022 World Airline Awards

Qatar Airways was named the World's Best Airline for the seventh time in a row at the 2022 World Airline Awards, taking home the prestigious Airline of the Year 2022 award.

For the seventh time, Qatar Airways is recognized as the World’s Best Airline at the 2022 World Airline Awards

The 2022 World Airline Awards event resumed regular operations after two years of virtual award ceremonies. Airlines from all over the world attended the 2022 awards ceremony, which was held on September 23, 2022, at the Langham Hotel in London, United Kingdom. The World Airline Awards, often referred to as the Oscars of the aviation […]

Umza Express Set to Begin Operations in Nigeria

Umza Express Set to Begin Operations in Nigeria

Umza Express, a new Nigerian airliner, has parked two Dash-8 (Q-400) aircraft at the Nnamdi Azikwe International Airport in Abuja, ready to begin operations on August 11, 2022. According to Capt. Mahmood, Managing Director of Aero Contractors of Nigeria Ltd, the Nigerian registered aircraft, owned by Umza Aviation Services Ltd, will be operated by Aero […]

Captain Dapo Olumide Becomes Nigeria Air Managing Director

Captain Dapo Olumide Becomes Nigeria Air Managing Director

Capt. Dapo Olumide, former Managing Director of Virgin Nigeria Airways, has been named interim Managing Director of Nigeria Air by the Federal Government of Nigeria. Dr. James Odaudu, Director of Media at the Ministry of Aviation, confirmed Capt. Olumide’s appointment. He is expected to carry out the processes and procedures for the registration of the […]

HUMAN FACTOR IN AVIATION

HUMAN FACTOR IN AVIATION

Humans have natural tendencies to make errors no matter how hard we try, that will never change. However, as a matter of safety of both the aircraft, passengers, and the operating environment it is mandatory to proper strict measures and steps to minimize Aircraft maintenance related errors to the barest minimum. Human factor errors significantly […]

AVIATION: WELCOMING CHANGE IN A POST-COVID ERA

AVIATION: WELCOMING CHANGE IN A POST-COVID ERA

With a pandemic that put the world on a standstill, 2020 was unarguably the toughest and possibly worst year in the history of the aviation industry. However, the corona virus has accelerated and demanded changes that will address the critical issues the industry currently faces in a post-COVID world. Avoid Contact! So far, the aviation […]

REASONS WHY IATA SLAMS TRAVEL AGENCIES OVER TICKET RENTING

REASONS WHY IATA SLAMS TRAVEL AGENCIES OVER TICKET RENTING

Our correspondents reveal reasons why the International Air Transport Association (IATA) had recently lashed the National Association of Nigerian Travel Agencies (NANTA) and warning it to direct its members to desist from criminal acts of issuing air tickets for Basic Travel Allowance (BTA) purposes to individuals who eventually void the tickets after gaining access to […]