DG NCAA BAGS LEADERSHIP AWARD OF EXCELLENCE

The Director General of the Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority (NCAA), Capt. Musa Nuhu has bagged African Leadership Magazine Award of Excellence.

AZMAN AIR IN FULL OPERATION

The Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority (NCAA) clarified that AZMAN AIR resumed full operation on May 1, 2021, following the lifting of earlier suspension.

Take Off: Guidance for Air Travel Through The Covid-19

The impact of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) pandemic on global air transport is unprecedented. Airports have seen a drastic decline in global passenger traffic volumes for the first quarter of 2020, equivalent to a reduction of 612 million passengers in absolute terms.

CAPT. MUSA SHUAIBU NUHU THE JOURNEY SO FAR...

It was Raymond Albert Croc of McDonald fame that says, “Luck is a dividend of sweat. The more you sweat, the luckier you get". As a corollary, Captain Musa Shuaibu Nuhu did not become Director General of Nigeria's apex regulatory authority by a stroke of luck rather his appointment by President Muhammadu Buhari was a fitting tribute to a stellar aviation career spanning over 36 years; beginning in 1984 as co-pilot B737 at the defunct Nigeria Airways. Among others he was in the Presidential Air Fleet for 16 nourishing years, with a total flight time of 12,000 hours+ and Plc Jet Multi-Engine of 9,000 hour+.

“SAFETY IS A JOINT RESPONSIBILITY” -Engr. Kayode Isiaka Ajiboye (Director, Air worthiness Standards)

A rare breed Engr. Isiaka Kayode Ajiboye is a man who cannot be excused from any compendium on distinguished public servants of his time. His intelligence, integrity and industry have been his greatest assets. There is no other quality as essential to success of any kinds as the quality of perseverance. It overcomes anything everything. That sterling quality Engr. Kayode Isiaka Ajiboye Director, Airworthiness Standards (DAWS) sufficiently possesses. He is also an iconic example of a self-made man in the mold of Benjamin Franklin. They set a course for greatness and proceeded to work without rest until their goals became a reality. It was like a hen coming home to roost when on 2nd September, 2020 he was meritoriously appointed as the superintendent of the new-look Directorate of Air Worthiness Standards (DAWS). No other anthem resonates among staffers than it is an appointment well deserved and well earned.

DG NCAA ADVOCATES AVIATION SECURITY CULTURE AMONG STAKEHOLDERS

Director General of the Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority (NCAA), Capt. Musa Shuaibu Nuhu has advocated urgent need for airports, airlines, government agencies and other stakeholders in the industry to support, inculcate and propagate culture of security and human capability for deterring, detecting and preventing unlawful acts against civil aviation.

NCAA NOT OUT TO KILL ANY AIRLINES

The Director General of the Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority (NCAA), Capt. Musa Shuaibu Nuhu has declared that the Authority is not out to kill any airlines but to fulfil its mandate of ensuring compliance with extant Regulations.

PUBLIC HEALTH GUIDELINES FOR COMPANIES PROVIDING IN-FLIGHT CATERING SERVICES

PREAMBLE Catering Service providers have been identified by the Authority as one of the key service providers to airlines that are required to put in place COVID-19 risk management measures to assure the travelling public that catering products (meals, snacks etc) served on board flights are not a potential sources of COVID-19 infection.

GM, CONSUMER PROTECTION BOWS OUT IN STYLE

The General Manager, Consumer Protection Department of the Directorate of Air Transport Regulation, Mrs Megwa Ifeyinwa Victoria has bowed out in grand style.

NCAA CELEBRATES SUPERB CAPT. MUSA NUHU AT 57

The Management and staff of the Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority (NCAA) recently rolled out drums of celebration for Capt. Musa Shuaibu Nuhu, helmsman of the regulatory agency as he added another year. The Director General, who clocked 57 on the 28th April, 2021 was looking radiant and cheerful as he received senior management team and other members of staff in his Abuja office.

NOTIFICATION OF THE GLOBAL REPORTING FORMAT (GRF) IMPLEMENTATION

Following the adoption of the global reporting format for assessing and reporting runaway surface conditions by the ICAO Council at its 207th session in 2016 to assure a smooth implementation and thereby ensure transparency and global standardization.

NO AIR PEACE AIRCRAFT INVOLVED IN ACCIDENT

The attention of the Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority (NCAA) has been drawn to a sensational report making the rounds that an aircraft belonging to Air Peace B737-500 with Registration Mark 5N-BQR was involved in a crash in Ilorin yesterday.

NCAA CAUTIONS PILOTS OVER HAZARDOUS WEATHER DURING THIS RAINY SEASON

The Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority (NCAA) has cautioned all Pilots over severe thunderstorms and other hazardous weather which hamper flight operations especially now that raining is here.

2021 - YEAR OF SECURITY CULTURE IN NIGERIA

Following the declaration of Year 2021 as the Year of Security Culture (YOSC) by ICAO, the Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority (NCAA) wishes to bring to the attention of all airports, airlines and relevant aviation stakeholders the need to raise the bar in the effective implementation of aviation security measures in the aviation industry in Nigeria.

Public Health Guidelines for Companies Providing In-Flight Catering Services

Catering Service providers have been identified by the Authority as one of the key service providers to airlines that are required to put in place COVID-19 risk management measures to assure the travelling public that catering products (meals, snacks etc.) served on board flights are not a potential sources of COVID-19 infection.

IN-SERVICE MAINTENANCE OF AIRCRAFT TYRE-WHEEL ASSEMBLY.....

In-service maintenance of aircraft tyre-wheel assembly and operational instructions in the event of tyre bursts during aircraft operation

NCAA GRANTS ELIN GROUP AOC FOR CHARTER OPERATIONS

The Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority (NCAA) has granted Elin Group Air Operator Certificate (AOC) to commence charter flight operations.

NCAA CONDUCTS ICAO BASIC STP 123 FOR NEW AVSEC STAFF

The Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority (NCAA) has conducted International Civil Aviation Organisation (ICAO) Basic Standard Training Programme (STP 123) for eight (8) new officers.         The Basic STP 123 is a standardized training package developed by ICAO for the aviation industry and endorsed by the contracting states to meet the industry's security needs at the basic security operations level.

MINISTRY - NCAA SYNERGY CRUCIAL FOR AVIATION GROWTH.... CAPT.MUSA SHUAIBU NUHU

Contrary to notion expressed in some quarters that the apex regulatory body, Nigeria Civil Aviation Authority (NCAA) is irretrievably tied to the apron strings of the supervising Ministry of Aviation, both bodies synergise to enhance growth and development of Nigeria's air transport industry.