Tag Archives: NIGERIAN CIVIL AVIATION AUTHORITY

Nigeria May Suspend Flights From UAE, Netherlands Due to Covid-19 

Musa Nuhu More Covid-19 travel woes…. The Nigerian Government has said it may suspend flights from the United Arab Emirates (UAE) and The Netherlands due to the new COVID-19 protocols introduced by both countries for incoming travellers. Musa Nuhu, the Director-General of the Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority (NCAA), announced this while speaking at the Presidential Task Force…

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Nigeria To Allow Only 200 Passengers On Incoming International Flights

The Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority (NCAA) has directed International flights coming into the country to carry a maximum of 200 passengers in a memo released on Friday September 4. According to Musa Nuhu, the Drector-general/CEO of NCAA, there is no limit on the number of outgoing passengers. The memo also noted that each operator has only one frequency…

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COVID-19: Nigeria Postpones Resumption Of International Flights To September 5

The Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority (NCAA) has shifted the the reopening of international airports to September 5, Channels TV reports. Recall that Minister of Aviation, Hadi Sirika had earlier revealed August 29 as the initial date of resumption. However, Director-General of the NCAA, Musa Shuaibu Nuhu on Thursday, made the latest update during a Presidential…

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Akwa-Ibom Airline Receives NCCA Air Operator Certificate, Begins Commercial Operations Today

Akwa-Ibom State’s carrier, has on Thursday received Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority’s (NCCA) Air Operator Certificate to begin commercial flight services. The state airline, released a statement same day on its website stating that it will commence operations on Friday. “Ibom Air commends the Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority for the objective, professional, competent and thorough manner…

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Stop Selling Tickets In Foreign Currencies – NCAA Warns Airlines

  The Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority (NCAA) has warned all airlines selling flight tickets in foreign currencies in Nigeria to desist from the practice forthwith. The NCAA issued the warning in a statement issued by its Acting General Manager, Public Relations, Mr Sam Adurogboye, in Lagos on Sunday. The statement said the act contravened the…

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NCAA Suspends Bristow Helicopter’s Operations In Nigeria Following Yesterday’s Crash

The Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority (NCAA) on Tuesday, suspended Bristow Helicopter’s aircraft type SikorskyS-76C++ from further operations in Nigeria due to the successive mishaps of the said aircraft type on the coastal waters of Lagos. Disclosing this development to aviation reporters at the NCAA Annex, Murtala Muhammed International Airport, (MMIA), Lagos, Director General of NCAA,…

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Aero Ladder Saga: NCAA Imposes Sanction, Airline Blames Bauchi Airport Manager

The Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority (NCAA) yesterday imposed what it called an applicable sanction on Aero Contractors Airlines in line with Nigerian Civil Aviation Regulations(NCARs).Though, the specific sanction was not revealed but the agency said that it runs into millions of Naira. According to Mr Sam Adurogboye, Ag General Manager, Public Relations, NCAA,“The Nigerian Civil…

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