Tag: Airplane

MH370 Controls Were Likely Deliberately Manipulated – Investigators

Henry Solomon- July 30, 2018

Investigators released a report on missing Malaysia Airlines flight MH370 on Monday, saying the Boeing 777’s controls were likely deliberately manipulated to take it off ... Read More

Nigeria Unveils National Carrier “Nigeria Air”

Henry Solomon- July 18, 2018

The Nigerian Federal government unveiled a National Carrier "Nigeria Air" on Wednesday in the United Kingdom. Minister of State, Aviation, Hadi Sirika made the announcement ... Read More

Wife Forced Fight Midair to Land When She Discovered Her Husband’s Infidelity

AMT Tanimu- November 9, 2017

A Qatar Airways plane has been forced to land midflight after a woman who used her sleeping husband’s thumb to unlock his smartphone discovered he ... Read More

Ordeal of A Libya Returnee: I had To Drink Urine

Henry Solomon- February 22, 2017

A Returnee among the batch of 171 Nigerians deported from Libya, Gift Peters, while narrating her ordeal said she had to drink urine as meal ... Read More

Dana Air Debunks Rumours Of Plane Crash

Henry Solomon- December 11, 2016

Dana Airline has debunked rumours making the rounds about a plane crash in Lagos. The airline which suffered a crash in 2012, said in a ... Read More

Arik Air To Resume Flight Operations Today

Henry Solomon- September 14, 2016

Arik Air will resume normal flights  Wednesday morning, 24 hours after it suspended operations over problems with insurance. In a statement on its website,  Nigeria’s  ... Read More

AMCON Takes Over Assets Of AfriJet Airlines

Henry Solomon- June 27, 2016

The Asset Management Corporation of Nigeria (AMCON), on Friday, took over the assets of Afrijet Airlines Ltd. owned by Chief Vitalis Ibe, over an unpaid ... Read More

America’s Giant Aircraft Manufacturer, Boeing, To Cut 4,000 Jobs in 2016

Henry Solomon- March 30, 2016

Major American aircraft designer and manufacturer company, Boeing says it will eliminate about 4,000 jobs in its commercial airplanes division by the middle of this ... Read More

Federal Government to Unveil New National Aviation Policy Within 2 Weeks – Min. State Aviation

Henry Solomon- March 16, 2016

The Federal Government is set unveil the new national aviation policy within the next two weeks. The Minister of State, Aviation, Sen. Hadi Sirika, said this ... Read More

Ministry of Transport Still Discussing With President Buhari On National Carrier – Amaechi

Henry Solomon- February 10, 2016

Chibuike Rotimi Amaechi, Minister of Transport The Ministry of Transport says it has commenced discussion with President Muhammadu Buhari to ensure that the nation has ... Read More

Committee On Establishment Of National Carrier submits Report

Henry Solomon- October 2, 2015

The Ministerial Committee on Establishment of National Carrier has submitted its report to the Permanent Secretary, Federal Ministry of Aviation, Hajiya Binta Bello on Friday ... Read More