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Air Peace reaffirms order of Boeing 737MAX

Air Peace has said it is sticking with its order of Boeing 737 Max that was recently recertified to restart operations. Allen Onyema, the chairman and chief executive officer of the airline made this known while taking delivery of Nigeria’s biggest domestic carriers second brand new Embraer E195-2 in Abuja on Thursday. Timeline for delivery […] Read Full Story

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Airlines may shut operations over Customs’ refusal to implement FG’s waiver – Onyema

Allen Onyema

Airline operators in Nigeria have said operations may soon face collapse due to Nigeria Customs’ refusal to implement the Federal Government’s waivers on aircraft and spares in Nigeria. In June 2016, the Federal Government reaffirmed its zero duty policy and value added tax (VAT) waiver on the importation of commercial airplanes and their spare parts […] Read Full Story

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Nigeria’s aviation sector: Private airlines to the rescue

Since Nigeria Airways ceased operation in 2003, the country has not floated another national carrier. Nigeria’s international air transportation is therefore dominated by foreign airlines, while private airlines hold sway on the local routes. An attempt was made in 2018 to float a national carrier. The Minister of Aviation Hadi Sirika unveiled Nigeria Air, at
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How new airlines can fly pass old mistakes

As new airlines join the Nigerian market and 25 prospective operators in the process of marking their presence in the skies, concerns have been raised on how these airlines would remain viable in a market where their counterparts barely survive beyond 10 years. Records show that domestic airlines in Nigeria have active operations for between […] Read Full Story

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EgyptAir GM receives excellence award, unveils 50% discount, extra baggage

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The General Manager of EgyptAir in Nigeria, Muharram Abdel Rahman, has received an Excellence Award from the Travel Consultants Club of Nigeria, an Aviation non-governmental Organization, for the dedicated support he has provided to Nigerian Travel Consultants over the years. The Award was presented by Edet Effiong Aduak; the National President of the Association together […] Read Full Story