Aviation: Despite Recession, Airlines Sold N330bn Tickets in 2016

Despite Recession, Airlines Sold N330bn Tickets in 2016 Despite the economic downturn, which has eroded the purchasing power of Nigerians, air travel still recorded ticket sales of N330,548,324,796.84 from January to October 2016, a little less than N385,909,897,028. 80 sold between January to December in 2015. It is however projected that the total number of ticket sales last year would […]

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Aviation: How 45 Airlines Collapsed in Nigeria and why more will follow

By Anthony Awunor No fewer than 45 domestic airlines have shut down operations in Nigeria in the last 35 years, investigations by LEADERSHIP have revealed. The effect of the negative trend is evident in the number of industry professionals who have either lost their jobs or remained unemployed after many years of qualification. Investigation by LEADERSHIP revealed that no fewer […]

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Nigeria Again Scales ICAO Safety Assessment Audit

Friday Nwosu Nigeria has once again scaled the International Civil Aviation Organisation (ICAO), safety audit assessment carried out on the nation’s aviation industry. ICAO which carried out one-week safety assessment of the nation’s aviation industry last week, gave the country a pass mark under its ICAO Universal Safety Oversight Audit Programme (USOAP). Share our story:

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