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Federal government consultant holds meeting with NCAA over national carrier

As the Federal Government gears up to establish a new national carrier for Nigeria, the consultant selected for that purpose has had an initial meeting with the team of Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority (NCAA).

Air Peace sets new record as B777 aircraft arrives

Nigeria’s leading carrier Air Peace on Friday set a new record with the arrival of its newly acquired Boeing B777-200 aircraft, becoming the first and only Nigerian airline to procure and register the brand of airliner in the country.

Air Peace commences flights in more African routes

Air Peace has commenced flights operations in Freetown , Sierra Leone ; Banjul, The Gambia; and Dakar in Senegal and will expand to five more countries in a few weeks.

Why Nigerian airlines are against SAATM – Air Peace chief

The Managing Director of Air Peace, Mr Allen Onyema, on Thursday said Nigerian airlines were opposed to implementation of the Single African Air Transport Market (SAATM) because of the absence of a level playing field.

Emir Sanusi commends Air Peace for extending flight operations to Kano

The Emir of Kano, His Highness, Muhammadu Sanusi II, has commended Air Peace for extending its domestic flight operations to the state.

Air Peace receives new Embraer 145 jet

Nigerian carrier, Air Peace, has taken delivery of one of the six 50-seater new generation Embraer 145 jets it recently acquired.

2018: Air Peace plans expansion, laud customers, staff

Air Peace has said that it would in 2018 end the air travel woes of most underserved destinations in Nigeria and other West Coast of Africa.

Air Peace takes delivery of additional B737 aircraft

A Nigerian carrier, Air Peace, has taken delivery of an additional Boeing B737-300 aircraft to boost its operations during the yuletide.

Minister inaugurates task force on aviation regulatory matters

The Minister of State for Aviation, Sen. Hadi Sirika, on Thursday, inaugurated an 11 man presidential taskforce to address regulatory matters affecting the aviation sector.

Air Peace gets IATA membership

Air Peace’s expansion drive has received a big boost with its admission as a member of the International Air Transport Association (IATA).

Nigeria spends N722bn on expertise importation – Air Peace chief

The Managing Director of Air Peace Limited, Mr. Allen Onyema, has said that the aviation industry loses over N722.8bn ($2bn) annually to import technical expertise.

Akerodolu commends Air Peace for extending flight operations to Akure

Gov. Rotimi Akerodolu of Ondo State has commended Air Peace for extending its domestic flight operations to Akure, the state capital.

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