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‘DELTA FOREVER:’ Flight attendant who retired after 59 years pens a love letter to Delta

‘DELTA FOREVER:’ Flight attendant who retired after 59 years pens a love letter to Delta Emily Cashdan March 15, 1961, 19-year-old Roberta Alpert logged her first day on the job as a flight attendant. Now, 59 years later, she is saying goodbye to the company she has loved dearly for …

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Unions to ground Arik Air August 17 over 90% staff layoff, non-payment

The unfortunate series of industrial actions is not abating anytime soon as the National Union of Air Transport Employees (NUATE) and the Air Transport Senior Staff Services Association of Nigeria (ATSSSAN) has announced that it will commence strike in Arik Air August 17th, 2020. Barring any last minute changes to …

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Airpeace agrees to recall some sacked pilots, heeds Sirika’s appeal

Respite has come the way of some of the pilots recently sacked by the management of Air Peace, as many of them would soon be recalled to their jobs, newsbulletinng.com reports. This was the fall-out of an intervention meeting called by the Minister of Aviation Senator Hadi Sirika between the airline …

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Green Africa Welcomes Kiran Koteshwar as New Group Chief Financial Officer

Green Africa, Nigeria’s Lagos-based value airline, has announced Kiran Koteshwar as the new Group Chief Financial Officer effective from September 2020. He is a seasoned industry leader with broad experience in a complex market and joins Green Africa’s dedicated leadership as the company moves closer to launch. Kiran Koteshwar has 22 years …

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Bristow terminates appointments of over 100 pilots, engineers

According to Nigerianflightdeck.com report, BRISTOW Helicopters this afternoon has announced the sack of over 100 pilots and engineers (both nationals and expatriates) over the next couple of weeks saying it has engaged the National Association of Aircraft Pilots and Engineers (NAAPE) to negotiate a fair and equitable redundancy compensation for …

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IBOM AIR’S FLEET EXPANDS WITH THE DELIVERY OF A 5TH CRJ 900

After delays occasioned by the Covid-19 pandemic, Ibom Air is pleased to finally receive it’s fifth Bombardier CRJ900 aircraft, the second of the two additional aircraft purchased in December 2019. The aircraft, with registration number 5N-BXO, arrived Lagos from Calgary, Canada at 00.05 am local time, Saturday morning, 01 August, …

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Arik Air recommences flights to Benin, Jos, Owerri, Asaba

Arik Air is continuing its phased restart of domestic flight operations post COVID-19 lockdown with resumption of services to four additional airports of Benin, Jos, Owerri and Asaba. Flights to Benin, Jos and Owerri Airports will resume on Monday, August 3, 2020 while flights to Asaba Airport will resume on …

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Covid 19: Dana Air Introduces WhatsApp Booking

One of Nigeria’s leading carriers, Dana Air, has Introduced WhatsApp Booking in line with the social/ physical distancing measures of Covid 19 and to create ease of booking, payment and inquiries for its guests.    The WhatsApp booking, payment platform which is the first of its kind in Nigeria, will …

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Dana Air Resumes Flight July 9

Following the recent re-opening of the airports by the Federal Government, Dana Air has announced the resumption of its flight services on July 9 2020 The airline will operate three daily flights from Lagos to Abuja and back while the date for the addition of Port Harcourt and Owerri will …

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Arik resumes flight operations July 8

Arik Air is pleased to announce the resumption of domestic flights from Wednesday, July 8, 2020 following the Federal Government’s decision to re-open Lagos and Abuja airports for flight operations. The airline will be operating three daily flights from Lagos to Abuja in the first phase of the restart while …

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