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Air crashes: AIB releases 35 final reports, 147 recommendations

Air crashes: AIB releases 35 final reports, 147 recommendations

Maureen Ihua-Maduenyi The Accident Investigation Bureau says it has released a total of 147 safety recommendations in addition to 35 final reports of air crashes and incidents recorded within the Nigerian airspace since the inception of the agency. The AIB Commissioner, Akin Olateru, stated this while receiving an award of the most innovative aviation agency […] …

Ashafa commends Buhari, FEC on aviation probe

Ashafa commends Buhari, FEC on aviation probe

Sesan Olufowobi The Senator representing the Lagos East Senatorial District, Olugbenga Ashafa, on Sunday commended President Muhammadu Buhari and the Federal Executive Council for their response to “a series of near mishaps in the aviation industry.” Ashafa, who is also the Chairman of the Senate Committee on Land Transport, noted that although he had sponsored […] …

IATA rates Nigeria, Africa high on aviation safety

IATA rates Nigeria, Africa high on aviation safety

Maureen Ihua-Maduenyi Despite recent incidents in the Nigeria’s aviation, the International Air Transport Association says safety has improved in Africa and the rest of the world in recent times. In its 2017 safety performance, which was released on Thursday, IATA said the commercial airline industry showed continued strong improvements in safety. The report stated, “The […] …

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