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Nigerian airline, Air Peace, takes delivery of additional B737 aircraft

Nigerian airline, Air Peace, takes delivery of additional B737 aircraft 0

🕔16:10, 26.Dec 2017

An additional Boeing B737-300 aircraft had been delivered to a Nigerian carrier, Air Peace, to augment its operations during the yuletide. The Chairman of Air Peace, Mr Allen Onyema, disclosed this in a statement on Monday. He said the aircraft

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Ethiopia: An Exceptional Airliner for African Economic Integration, Unity

Ethiopia: An Exceptional Airliner for African Economic Integration, Unity 0

🕔20:53, 21.Dec 2017

Since 1951 when Ethiopian Airlines commenced international flights, it has remained the huge figure in Africa’s aviation industry. Its role in the inception and foundation of the Organization of African Unity (OAU) is invaluable. The motto of the airline, “Bringing

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High operation costs caused African airlines to post $100m losses in 2017

High operation costs caused African airlines to post $100m losses in 2017 0

🕔20:50, 16.Dec 2017

According to the International Air Transport Association (IATA), due to high operating costs and restrictive aviation policies of most African countries, African airlines will post a collective loss of $100m by the end of this year, with a similar predicted

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Africa responsible for 37% of global aviation fatalities – AfDB

Africa responsible for 37% of global aviation fatalities – AfDB 0

🕔11:31, 13.Dec 2017

President of African Development Bank (AfDB), Dr Akinwumi Adesina, while speaking with newsmen in Abuja, revealed that African aviation sector accounts for about nine per cent of aircraft accidents yearly and 37 per cent of Aviation fatalities globally. Although the

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NAF Helicopter Crashes in Lagos

NAF Helicopter Crashes in Lagos 0

🕔22:03, 10.Apr 2015

A Helicopter belonging to the Nigerian Air Force [NAF] known as Super Puma has crashed in Lagos while on training mission, Elombah.com reports. The information was made available to Elombah.com by NAF Director Public Relations and Information, Air Commodore Dele

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