Aviation: Sorry Turkish Airline, Air France is the European King over Africa


Africa is huge, but the following is for all of Africa – including the very popular Morocco-Algeria-Tunisia top. There are many ways of looking at ‘biggest’: weekly frequencies; destinations served; ASK/ASM; FTK/M; number of seats each week. In terms of European airlines to Africa by number of weekly seats (one way w/c 14th September 2016) and share of the market […]

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Turkish Airlines and Air France are the worst in Passenger complaints says Nigeria CAA


Lagos – The Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority (NCAA) said on Tuesday that it received a total of 7,328 complaints from both domestic and international air passengers in 2015. This is contained in a statement issued by the NCAA. Adurogboye explained that complaints such as short landing (delay in arrival of passenger’s luggage), was a normal occurrence in civil aviation globally. “Short […]

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FG suspends airport officials over Turkish airline fiasco

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The Minister of State for Aviation, Sen. Hadi Sirika, has ordered the suspension of three top officials of Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport, Abuja, over the recent incident involving Turkish Airlines at the airport. Recall that on Christmas day, photos surfaced online showing some Nigerian passengers of Turkish Airlines, protesting in a most unexpected way to the loss of their luggage […]

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