Passengers experience commotion aboard Med-View plane

By Samson Echenim Less than 24 hours after a Nigerian airline experienced a faulty landing at the Murtala Mohammed Airport in Lagos, another domestic carrier Tuesday threw its passengers aboard into commotion that led to the crew deploying oxygen masks. The Accident Investigation Bureau (AIB) says it has commenced investigations on a Boeing 737-500 aircraft […]

Air Peace says hard landing B737 has no faults

By Samson Echenim Nigeria’s largest carrier, Air Peace, has said its Boeing 737-300 5N-BQQ, which nose-wheel was reportedly damaged while landing at the Murtala Mohammed Airport in Lagos, is airworthy and has no fault. Following an in-house preliminary investigation, Godfrey Ogbogu, the airline’s safety manager, said the hard landing of the aircraft from Port Harcourt, […]

BA halts flight to Cairo amidst heightened risks of aviation terrorism

British Airways suspended all flights to Cairo for seven days to “allow for further assessment,” with the U.K. government maintaining a warning about threats to aviation in Egypt. The U.K. carrier said it reviews security arrangements at all its airports and has stopped flights to the city as a precaution. “We would never operate an […]