Port Harcourt airport misses upgrade opportunity as it reopens for business after COVID-19 lockdown

Port Harcourt airport misses upgrade opportunity as it reopens for business after COVID-19 lockdown

… Nigeria missing in African terminal ratings Nigeria’s airport regulatory agency, Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria (FAAN), last Saturday July 11 reopened the Port Harcourt International Airport (PHIA) Omagwa, Port Harcourt for flights after four months of closure due to the novel coronavirus pandemic, without particularly undertaking a much-needed upgrade of the terminal facilities. FAAN […]

FAAN receives guide from Munich airport ahead resumption of flights

The Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria (FAAN) is working with Germany’s Munich Airport International as it prepares to resume operations after the Covid-19 induced lockdown on June 21.  The authority said in an effort to begin the reopening of some of the airports in the nation, it held a skype meeting with Munich Airport International […]

Nigerian airports reopen for commercial operation June 21

Nigerian airports reopen for commercial operation June 21

Five airports in Nigeria will resume commercial scheduled flights June 21, the country’s aviation regulatory authority has said.  In a statement, Tuesday, Musa Nuhu, director-general, Nigeria Civil Aviation Authority (NCAA) said flights would resume in five airports on June 21, adding that other airports would be added after review and assessment. “The closure of Nigerian […]

Get ready, we’re flying soon, Dana Air alerts passengers

Get ready, we're flying soon, Dana Air alerts passengers

Nigerian airline, Dana Air has alerted its passengers it is coming back to the airspace soon, after two months of break due to the Covid-19 lockdown in the country that saw all airports closed.  Amidst concerns that some airlines may not bounce back after the forced grounding, Dana said it was working with aviation authorities […]