Use of Ladder for Disembarking Passengers Negates ICAO, NCARS rules- Minister

…why we used ladders-Aero Contractors
By Friday Nwosu

Aero ladderNigeria’s Minster of State for Aviation, Hadi Sirika has said the government of the country is greatly appalled by the use of unconventional equipment by Aero contractor, one of the nation’s airline operators in disembarking passengers at the Bauchi airport. He said the use of ladders for disembarking passengers at the airport negates the International Civil Aviation Organisation, ICAO, and the Nigeria Civil Aviation Regulations, NCARs, saying such is unacceptable in modern day aviation. Continue reading

Aero fires Managing Director, Chief Financial Officer

Written by Kelvin Osa Okunbor


Aero-ContractorsAero contractors, Nigeria’s oldest carrier has fired its managing director Mr. Hugh Fraser and its and chief financial officer Mr. Tunde Pampam. Their sack it was learnt is a fall out of a battle of interest between legacy owners of the airline: the Ibru family and the government owned Asset Management Company of Nigeria (AMCON). Continue reading