AIRLINES CALL FOR HARMONISED TRAVEL PROTOCOL VIA IATA

AIRLINES CALL FOR HARMONISED TRAVEL PROTOCOL VIA IATA

By Al-Amin Ciroma Amid the 2021 rebound, world airlines have called for harmonized travel protocol and the removal of barriers to boost passenger traffic demand that is currently stuck at about 50% of the pre-COVID period. The airlines, under the aegis of the International Air Transport Association (IATA), said that safe air travel and global […]

Industrial Strike Looms As NAMA Staff Issue Ultimatum

Industrial Strike Looms As NAMA Staff Issue Ultimatum

By Al-Amin Ciroma The staff of the Nigerian Airspace Management Agency (NAMA) and aviation unions have bilaterally issued an ultimatum to their management over welfare and unpaid benefits. It was reported that the distressed workers, rising from a congress recently, gave NAMA management till February 28, to ensure all outstanding benefits are cleared, or face […]

POST-COVID-19 LOCKDOWN AND A NEW NORMAL

About 63 million people were employed in the global civil aviation industry with over $2.7 trillion global GDP. Globally carrying 2.5 billion passengers with $5.3 trillion’ worth of cargo annually. Therefore, safety in civil aviation is the first overriding factor with a projection of doubling air travel in the next fifteen years, therefore current and […]