Massive Citizens Support As Air France Evacuates 378 Europeans From Nigeria

By Andrew Onyejuruuwa As Nigeria gradually heads towards a lockdown as a result of the Coronavirus (COVIC-19) pandemic, Air France Flight AF0986 came into the country on Thursday and successfully evacuated 260 European citizens from Nigeria.  The airline also evacuated additional 118 European citizens from other West African countries. The mop up of French and other European citizens from Nigeria was through the Murtala Muhammed International Airport (MMIA) in Lagos State. On the other hand, the British High Commission, we hear is also working on plans to send its staff,…

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AMCON Airlines, Arik, Aero Others Suspend Flight Services Over Fear Of COVID-19

Two of the airlines in Nigeria managed by Asset Management Corporation of Nigeria (AMCON), Arik Air and Aero Contractors are among airlines in the country that have scaled down or suspended operations as a result of the rampaging Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic, which has attacked the whole world like a thief in the night. Others include Air Peace, Dana Air, Azman and Max Air. As a result of this development, effective today, Nigerian travelers will find it extremely difficult to move from one part of the country to the other. This…

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Ethiopian Airlines Agree MRO Deal With Sanad Aerotech

*Mr. Tewolde GebreMariam, Ethiopian Airlines Group Chief Executive Officer (Right), with Mansoor Janahi, Sanad Aerotech Chief Executive Officer at the signing ceremony Sanad Aerotech, one of the leading providers of aircraft engine Maintenance, Repair and Overhaul (MRO) solutions and part of Sanad – a wholly owned subsidiary of Mubadala Investment Company, has elevated its business expansion ambitions in Africa by signing a landmark agreement with Ethiopian Airlines, a reputed aviation brand in the world. The agreement paves the way for Sanad and Ethiopian Airlines to collaborate and leverage the untapped…

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