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AllAfrica.com
Tackling Airport Infrastructure ProblemsConstrained by inadequate funds owing to airlines' indebtedness to it and its f
Tackling Airport Infrastructure Problems
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
Constrained by inadequate funds owing to airlines' indebtedness to it and its failure to maximise revenue sources, the Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria is struggling to rebuild airport facilities to meet international standards and... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
'Aviation is Critical Part of Buhari's Change Agenda'To boost the contributions of aviation industry to national development, Presid
'Aviation is Critical Part of Buhari's Change Agenda'
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
To boost the contributions of aviation industry to national development, President Muhammadu Buhari has itemised steps to bring the desired change in the sector. This was disclosed by the permanent secretary, Ministry of Aviation, Hajia Binta Bello... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Bristow Helicopter Claims - Insurers May Fail to Meet 30-Day DeadlineInsurance underwriters of the crashed Bristow helicopter may fail to meet the 3
Bristow Helicopter Claims - Insurers May Fail to Meet 30-Day Deadline
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
Insurance underwriters of the crashed Bristow helicopter may fail to meet the 30-day deadline stipulated by the Montreal Convention for the payment of first installment of claims to the victims and relatives of deceased passengers due to delays by... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Kenya Crossing Fingers Ahead of Key JKIA AuditKenya is prepared for the audit by the International Civil Aviation Organisatio
Kenya Crossing Fingers Ahead of Key JKIA Audit
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
Kenya is prepared for the audit by the International Civil Aviation Organisation, which could pave way for the long awaited resumption of direct flights to the US. The Kenya Civil Aviation Authority was yesterday optimistic it will meet the minimum... Read more
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Perth Now
Captain ‘left seat before jet crashed’THE captain of the doomed AirAsia plane was reportedly out of his seat when the
Captain ‘left seat before jet crashed’
Perth Now / Posted 3 days ago
THE captain of the doomed AirAsia plane was reportedly out of his seat when the jet’s copilot lost control, as France has opened a formal criminal investigation into the crash. Flight QZ8501 crashed into the Java Sea in stormy weather on December 28... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
NESREA Partners Nimet, Other Aviation Agencies On Aircraft Noise, EmissionsThe National Environmental Standards and Regulations Enforcement Agency (NESREA
NESREA Partners Nimet, Other Aviation Agencies On Aircraft Noise, Emissions
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
The National Environmental Standards and Regulations Enforcement Agency (NESREA) has said it will partner the Nigerian Meteorological Agency (NiMET) and other relevant aviation agencies to ensure aircraft that fly in Nigeria meet the global... Read more
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The Borneo Post
Malaysia Aviation Academy recognised as ICAO TPP associate memberPUTRAJAYA: The Department of Civil Aviation (DCA)’s training arm, Malaysia Avia
Malaysia Aviation Academy recognised as ICAO TPP associate member
The Borneo Post / Posted 4 days ago
PUTRAJAYA: The Department of Civil Aviation (DCA)’s training arm, Malaysia Aviation Academy (MAvA) has been officially recognised as an associate member of the International Civil Aviation Organisation (ICAO) Trainair Plus Programme (TPP) network of... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Aborted Dreams of a Pilot and His PassengersChiemelie Ezeobi writes that the recent crash of Sikorsky S-76 Bristow in Lagos
Aborted Dreams of a Pilot and His Passengers
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 days ago
Chiemelie Ezeobi writes that the recent crash of Sikorsky S-76 Bristow in Lagos not only brought anguish to the bereaved families of the six deceased persons, but also saw the dreams of a 26-year-old pilot aborted abruptly At about 6.19am, on... Read more
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Eye Witness News
MH370 Debris Exposes Divisions Over Air Crash Investigations The remains of a wing from the Malaysia Airlines jet gave the upper hand to a
MH370 Debris Exposes Divisions Over Air Crash Investigations
Eye Witness News / Posted 8 days ago
The remains of a wing from the Malaysia Airlines jet gave the upper hand to a French investigation. FILE: Past satellite images of objects in the Indian Ocean suspected to be from missing... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
AUC-ICAO Strengthening Cooperation in Civil Aviation in AfricaAddis Ababa — AUC-ICAO strengthening cooperation in civil aviation in Africa T
AUC-ICAO Strengthening Cooperation in Civil Aviation in Africa
AllAfrica.com / Posted 8 days ago
Addis Ababa — AUC-ICAO strengthening cooperation in civil aviation in Africa The African Union Commission Chairperson, Dr. Nkosazana Dlamini Zuma, met with the Secretary General of the International Civil Aviation Organisation (ICAO), Dr Fang Liu,... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Bristow Helicopter Crash - AIB Releases ManifestBy Lawani Mikairu And Daniel Eteghe The Accident Investigation Bureau , AIB, T
Bristow Helicopter Crash - AIB Releases Manifest
AllAfrica.com / Posted 8 days ago
By Lawani Mikairu And Daniel Eteghe The Accident Investigation Bureau , AIB, Thursday released the names of Twelve (12) people including the six people who died during the ill fated Bristow Helicopter crash in Lagos Wednesday, last week. The Six... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Aviation Ministry Alleges Airlines Owe Agencies N100 BillionThe Ministry of Aviation has alleged that the debts owed to the aviation agenci
Aviation Ministry Alleges Airlines Owe Agencies N100 Billion
AllAfrica.com / Posted 8 days ago
The Ministry of Aviation has alleged that the debts owed to the aviation agencies by Nigerian airlines have risen to about N100 billion. These debts are owed to the Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria (FAAN), the Nigerian Airspace Management... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Mounting Fears After Helicopter CrashWith no major incident since 2014, the fear of flying now haunts air travellers
Mounting Fears After Helicopter Crash
AllAfrica.com / Posted 8 days ago
With no major incident since 2014, the fear of flying now haunts air travellers following the recent Bristow Helicopter crash in Lagos with six fatalities. Is the industry well prepared to avert more calamities in the nation's airspace, asks Chinedu... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
AIB Releases Passengers' Manifest of Crashed ChopperLagos — The Accident Investigation Bureau (AIB) on Thursday officially released
AIB Releases Passengers' Manifest of Crashed Chopper
AllAfrica.com / Posted 8 days ago
Lagos — The Accident Investigation Bureau (AIB) on Thursday officially released the passenger manifest for the Bristow helicopter that crashed last week in Oworonshoki area of Lagos, Nigeria. The plane carrying 12 passengers crashed on approaching... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Business sector welcomes shakeThe government's new economic team led by Somkid Jatusripitak has won an early
Business sector welcomes shake
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 8 days ago
The government's new economic team led by Somkid Jatusripitak has won an early endorsement from the business sector, which wants to see it tackle critical national issues better and more speedily than the previous members. Business leaders say the... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Prayut wants swift end to aviation woesThe prime minister has given his top deputy premier two weeks to fix the proble
Prayut wants swift end to aviation woes
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 8 days ago
The prime minister has given his top deputy premier two weeks to fix the problems with airline safety and satisfy all world standards. Related Stories Prime Minister Prayut Chan-o-cha wants the aviation safety standard problems facing the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Bristow Crash - Leadway Confirms Helicopter Was Fully InsuredThe Bristow helicopter that crashed into the lagoon around the Oworonshoki area
Bristow Crash - Leadway Confirms Helicopter Was Fully Insured
AllAfrica.com / Posted 9 days ago
The Bristow helicopter that crashed into the lagoon around the Oworonshoki area of Lagos last week was fully insured, THISDAY can confirm. The aircraft was properly insured in Nigeria and the premium paid up to date. Both the lead underwriter of the... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
CAAS extends agreement with ICAO to develop talent for aviation sectorSINGAPORE: The Republic has reaffirmed its commitment to develop talent for the
CAAS extends agreement with ICAO to develop talent for aviation sector
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 10 days ago
SINGAPORE: The Republic has reaffirmed its commitment to develop talent for the global aviation sector, after Civil Aviation Authority of Singapore (CAAS) inked a new Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the International Civil Aviation... Read more
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iol.co.za
Plane crash: brothers’ last conversationCAPE TIMESRonnie Naud�, brother of the pilot of the ill-fated plane, visited th
Plane crash: brothers’ last conversation
iol.co.za / Posted 11 days ago
CAPE TIMESRonnie Naud�, brother of the pilot of the ill-fated plane, visited the site of the crash in Durbanville. Picture: Ian Landsberg Cape Town - The last conversation Ronnie Naudé had with his brother Steven was about fixing Steven’s... Read more
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The Star
Indonesia airline safety hurt by inadequate staffMONTREAL/TORONTO (Reuters) - Indonesia scored poorly on a 2014 safety audit by
Indonesia airline safety hurt by inadequate staff
The Star / Posted 11 days ago
MONTREAL/TORONTO (Reuters) - Indonesia scored poorly on a 2014 safety audit by the U.N. aviation agency largely because its Ministry of Transportation is understaffed, said two sources familiar with the matter, as the country struggles to cope with... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Helicopter Crash - Full Investigation Commences - AIBIkeja — The Commissioner, Accident Investigation Bureau (AIB), Dr Felix Abali y
Helicopter Crash - Full Investigation Commences - AIB
AllAfrica.com / Posted 12 days ago
Ikeja — The Commissioner, Accident Investigation Bureau (AIB), Dr Felix Abali yesterday said that full investigation to unravel the cause of the Bristow helicopter crash would now get underway with the recovery of its Black box. Abali spoke with... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Black Boxes of Crashed Helicopter RetrievedThe Accident Investigation Bureau (AIB) announced yesterday that the flight rec
Black Boxes of Crashed Helicopter Retrieved
AllAfrica.com / Posted 12 days ago
The Accident Investigation Bureau (AIB) announced yesterday that the flight recorders, popularly known as black boxes, of the Sikosky 76 helicopter which crashed into the Oworonshoki area of the Lagos Lagoon on Wednesday, August 12, this year has... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Helicopter Crash - Airline Explains Delay in Official Release of ManifestThe need to get consent of the deceased families has occasioned the delay in th
Helicopter Crash - Airline Explains Delay in Official Release of Manifest
AllAfrica.com / Posted 12 days ago
The need to get consent of the deceased families has occasioned the delay in the official release of the names contained in the manifest of the ill-fated helicopter that crashed into Lagos lagoon on Wednesday. According to the News Agency of Nigeria... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
A Tragic EndChiemelie Ezeobi chronicles the tragedy of the crash of the ill-fated Sikosky 7
A Tragic End
AllAfrica.com / Posted 12 days ago
Chiemelie Ezeobi chronicles the tragedy of the crash of the ill-fated Sikosky 76 Bristow Helicopter, which claimed six lives at the Oworonsoki area of Lagos It was a typical Wednesday. Precisely on August 12, 2015. The day started off pretty well.... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Helicopter Crash - Why Official Release of Manifest Is Delayed - Airline OfficialThe delay in the official release of the names contained in the manifest of the
Helicopter Crash - Why Official Release of Manifest Is Delayed - Airline Official
AllAfrica.com / Posted 12 days ago
The delay in the official release of the names contained in the manifest of the ill-fated helicopter that crashed into Lagos lagoon on Wednesday has been attributed to the need to get consent of the deceased families. A management source from the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Helicopter Crash - Why Release of Manifest Is Delayed - Airline OfficialIkeja — The delay in the official release of the names contained in the manifes
Helicopter Crash - Why Release of Manifest Is Delayed - Airline Official
AllAfrica.com / Posted 12 days ago
Ikeja — The delay in the official release of the names contained in the manifest of the ill-fated helicopter that crashed into Lagos lagoon on Wednesday has been attributed to the need to get consent of the deceased families. A management source... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
New push to solve ICAO safety concernsA new sub-committee has been set up to bring about a speedier conclusion to the
New push to solve ICAO safety concerns
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 12 days ago
A new sub-committee has been set up to bring about a speedier conclusion to the problems in Thailand's aviation industry, said Transport Minister ACM Prajin Juntong. The sub-committee -- the seventh of its kind -- will look into issues raised by the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Helicopter Crash - Full Investigation Commences With Black Box Recovery, Says AIBThe Commissioner, Accident Investigation Bureau (AIB), Dr Felix Abali on Friday
Helicopter Crash - Full Investigation Commences With Black Box Recovery, Says AIB
AllAfrica.com / Posted 14 days ago
The Commissioner, Accident Investigation Bureau (AIB), Dr Felix Abali on Friday said that full investigation to unravel the cause of the Bristow helicopter crash would now get underway with the recovery of its Black box. Abali spoke with aviation... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Usman - We Inherited Staggering DebtsDirector General of the Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority, Captain Muhktar Usma
Usman - We Inherited Staggering Debts
AllAfrica.com / Posted 15 days ago
Director General of the Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority, Captain Muhktar Usman said the agency is facing financial difficulties because of huge debt it inherited from successive administrations. He also spoke on efforts to improve air safety.... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Israel says addressing Jordan concerns on new airport near borderJERUSALEM: Israel is in talks to resolve Jordan's misgivings about potential sa
Israel says addressing Jordan concerns on new airport near border
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 16 days ago
JERUSALEM: Israel is in talks to resolve Jordan's misgivings about potential safety risks posed by the construction of a new Israeli airport near their border, the Israeli transport minister said on Thursday. Slated to open by the end of 2016, the... Read more
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The Malaysian Insider
MAHB lists ‘unfavourable’ solutions for AirAsia after klia2 roll-back Published: 11 August 2015 9:35 PM AirAsia Indonesia Flight QZ0202 experience
MAHB lists ‘unfavourable’ solutions for AirAsia after klia2 roll-back
The Malaysian Insider / Posted 18 days ago
Published: 11 August 2015 9:35 PM AirAsia Indonesia Flight QZ0202 experienced a roll-back at Bay Q11. – The Malaysian Insider file pic, August 11, 2015. Malaysia Airports... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
NCAA Well Positioned to Make Aviation Sector World Class - UsmanThe director-general of the Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority (NCAA), Captain M
NCAA Well Positioned to Make Aviation Sector World Class - Usman
AllAfrica.com / Posted 19 days ago
The director-general of the Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority (NCAA), Captain Mukhtar Shuaibu Usman, in this interview with ONUKOGU KANAYOCHUQU JUBAL talks about the role of the NCAA, the challenges which assail aspects of the nation's aviation... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
THAI faces more audits by regulatorsThai Airways International reveals that aviation experts from several countries
THAI faces more audits by regulators
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 19 days ago
Thai Airways International reveals that aviation experts from several countries have asked to come aboard and check the air safety standards for themselves. (File photo) Related Stories Several foreign aviation regulators have contacted Thai... Read more
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Daily News
Overhaul of passport issuance processThe biometric capturing for new passports, which revises the entire passport is
Overhaul of passport issuance process
Daily News / Posted 19 days ago
The biometric capturing for new passports, which revises the entire passport issuance process, will be launched by the Immigration and Emigration Department today. From today, applicants will have to fill in a new simplified form and call over... Read more
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Business Standard India
Bill to revise airlines' liability introduced in Lok SabhaA bill to revise the liability limits of airlines on compensation for death, in
Bill to revise airlines' liability introduced in Lok Sabha
Business Standard India / Posted 22 days ago
A bill to revise the liability limits of airlines on compensation for death, injury and loss of baggage and cargo was introduced in Lok Sabha today, under which the compensation for death in... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Accident Investigation - AIB's ExperienceThe Accident Investigation Bureau (AIB) is one of the six agencies under the Mi
Accident Investigation - AIB's Experience
AllAfrica.com / Posted 22 days ago
The Accident Investigation Bureau (AIB) is one of the six agencies under the Ministry of Aviation, charged with the responsibility to investigate aircraft accidents and incidents in Nigeria. As part of the Civil Aviation Act of 2006, AIB became an... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
NCAA Employees At Daggers Drawn Over Operating Funds, PromotionThe technical personnel of the Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority (NCAA) are at
NCAA Employees At Daggers Drawn Over Operating Funds, Promotion
AllAfrica.com / Posted 22 days ago
The technical personnel of the Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority (NCAA) are at daggers drawn with their administrative counterparts over alleged failure of the latter to recognise their special qualifications and promote them accordingly. The... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Buhari Orders Take Over of Nigeria's Airspace Over Gulf of Guinea From GhanaAbuja — President Muhammadu Buhari has ordered the takeover of the security of
Buhari Orders Take Over of Nigeria's Airspace Over Gulf of Guinea From Ghana
AllAfrica.com / Posted 23 days ago
Abuja — President Muhammadu Buhari has ordered the takeover of the security of the nation's airspace over the Gulf of Guinea from Ghana, even as he directed the Ministry of Aviation to expedite action on the setting up of a new national carrier.... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Buhari Orders Return of National Carrier, Okays Clean-Up of OgonilandPresident Muhammadu Buhari yesterday ordered the Ministry of Aviation to take r
Buhari Orders Return of National Carrier, Okays Clean-Up of Ogoniland
AllAfrica.com / Posted 23 days ago
President Muhammadu Buhari yesterday ordered the Ministry of Aviation to take rapid steps in re-establishing a new national carrier. He also ordered the Nigerian aviation industry to take over the securing of the country's airspace over the Gulf of... Read more
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The Malaysian Insider
MAHB has no solutions, says AirAsia CEO of suit against airport operator Published: 6 August 2015 10:00 AM After more than a year of operations at ne
MAHB has no solutions, says AirAsia CEO of suit against airport operator
The Malaysian Insider / Posted 23 days ago
Published: 6 August 2015 10:00 AM After more than a year of operations at new budget airline terminal klia2, low-cost carrier AirAsia filed a letter of demand on July 31... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
I Want the Best for This Country - President Says As He Commissions New Fire TendersThe President has pledged to equip the Banjul International Airport (BIA) with
I Want the Best for This Country - President Says As He Commissions New Fire Tenders
AllAfrica.com / Posted 24 days ago
The President has pledged to equip the Banjul International Airport (BIA) with the most sophisticated and modern equipment in the world. His Excellency Sheikh Professor Alhaji Dr Yahya Jammeh Babili Mansa made this pledge on Monday while... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
President Jammeh Commissions State-of-the-Art Firefigting EquipmentThe President, His Excellency Sheikh Professor Alhaji Dr Yahya Jammeh Babili Ma
President Jammeh Commissions State-of-the-Art Firefigting Equipment
AllAfrica.com / Posted 24 days ago
The President, His Excellency Sheikh Professor Alhaji Dr Yahya Jammeh Babili Mansa yesterday commissioned eight state-of-the-art fire and crash tenders at a ceremony in State House. The vehicles which are in three different types are equipped with... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Forging Strong Aviation RegulatorLagos — The Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority (NCAA) is no doubt the police of
Forging Strong Aviation Regulator
AllAfrica.com / Posted 24 days ago
Lagos — The Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority (NCAA) is no doubt the police of the aviation industry. It's the only body empowered by law to regulate the entire aviation industry; ensuring all operators meet international set standards. Though the... Read more
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The Malaysian Insider
All measures taken to ensure safety at klia2 Published: 4 August 2015 9:22 PM Continuous monitoring is carried out to res
All measures taken to ensure safety at klia2
The Malaysian Insider / Posted 25 days ago
Published: 4 August 2015 9:22 PM Continuous monitoring is carried out to resolve any operational issue at klia2 through a joint inspection committee, says its operator, Malaysia Airports Holdings Bhd. –... Read more
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The Malaysian Insider
Segala langkah diambil jamin keselamatan awam di klia2 Published: 4 August 2015 10:26 PM Pengendali Lapangan Terbang Antarabanga Ku
Segala langkah diambil jamin keselamatan awam di klia2
The Malaysian Insider / Posted 25 days ago
Published: 4 August 2015 10:26 PM Pengendali Lapangan Terbang Antarabanga Kuala Lumpur 2 (klia2), Malaysia Airports Holdings Bhd (MAHB) berkata pemantauan berterusan dan konsisten dilakukan... Read more
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Literary Minded
MH17 narrative under pressure as world waits for MH370 news –While tests continue on the piece of wing that may have come from missing Malay
MH17 narrative under pressure as world waits for MH370 news –
Literary Minded / Posted 25 days ago
While tests continue on the piece of wing that may have come from missing Malaysia Airlines flight MH370 the conduct of the airline in permitting MH17 to fly across a war zone in Ukraine last year needs to be kept in mind amid continued calls for a... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Klm Abandons Passengers At Lagos AirportFor two days now, European mega carrier, KLM has abandoned over 250 passengers
Klm Abandons Passengers At Lagos Airport
AllAfrica.com / Posted 26 days ago
For two days now, European mega carrier, KLM has abandoned over 250 passengers at the Murtala Muhammed International Airport, Lagos. The passengers were destined for Amsterdam and others beyond. The airline could not keep to its schedule when its... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Nigeria's Concept of VIPsThe term VIPs which stands for 'Very Important Personalities' is used in some p
Nigeria's Concept of VIPs
AllAfrica.com / Posted 26 days ago
The term VIPs which stands for 'Very Important Personalities' is used in some parts of the world especially Africa to refer to distinguished persons but in Nigeria it is used to identify persons who operate without recourse to law. In other words,... Read more
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The Borneo Post
New flight tracker system to provide consistent monitoring throughout flightsBANDAR SERI BEGAWAN: The country’s aviation industry recently received a signif
New flight tracker system to provide consistent monitoring throughout flights
The Borneo Post / Posted 26 days ago
BANDAR SERI BEGAWAN: The country’s aviation industry recently received a significant boost with the acquisition of services aimed to better track its fleet of aircraft especially in the wake of the mysterious disappearance of Malaysia Airlines Flight... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Over 250 Air France /Klm 250 Passengers Stranded in NigeriaLagos — No fewer than 250 passengers of Air France/KLM Airlines to Europe and o
Over 250 Air France /Klm 250 Passengers Stranded in Nigeria
AllAfrica.com / Posted 27 days ago
Lagos — No fewer than 250 passengers of Air France/KLM Airlines to Europe and other destinations were stranded at the Murtala Muhammed International Airport (MMIA), Lagos on Friday. A source, who spoke to Saturday Independent stated that they had... Read more
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