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UAE Set To Lift Transit Flight Ban on India ,Nigeria ,and Others. Read Memo

UAE Set To Lift Transit Flight Ban on India ,Nigeria ,and Others in step with a memo obtained from the National Emergency and Crisis Management Authority. The Emergency, Crises and Civil Aviation authority have announced the exclusion of latest categories of travelers from some countries from which entry has been prohibited, including India, Pakistan, Sri Lanka, Nepal, Nigeria and […]

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UAE Restores Ban On Nigerian Flights Barely 48 hours After Announcing Resumption.

The United Arab Emirates has restored its ban on Nigerian flights barely 48 hours after announcing resumption of flights to Nigeria.  Although UAE authorities had initially fixed Wednesday, June 23, 2021, for resumption of flights to Nigeria, Emirates which is UAE flag carrier has again announced indefinite suspension of flights to Nigeria. A statement shared on the […]

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Dubai Authorities Tactically Ban Airlines From Conveying Nigerian Passengers Into the UAE.

This may not be the best of times for Nigeria and its citizens around the world as the latest information reaching bluebloodz.com has indicated that the Dubai authorities have tactically banned airlines from carrying Nigerian passengers into the United Arab Emirates effective from today Monday, 1st February, 2020. According to a circular which emanated from […]

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British Airways FINED £20m OVER DATA BREACH .

British Airways has been fined £20m ($26m) by the Information Commissioner’s Office (ICO) for a data breach which affected more than 400,000 customers. The breach took place in 2018 and affected both personal and credit card data. The fine is considerably smaller than the £183m that the ICO originally said it intended to issue back […]

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ALL AIRPORTS IN NIGERIA NOW OPEN TO DOMESTIC FLIGHT – FG

Earlier it was reported that FG reopened 14 local airports when domestic flight operations resumed in July after months of closure occasioned by the lockdown caused by the coronavirus pandemic. The government had also approved the reopening of the Nnamdi Azikwe International Airport, Abuja as well as the Murtala Muhammed International Airport, Lagos for international […]

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INTERNATIONAL FLIGHT TO RESUME August 29.

International flights would resume on August 29 in Lagos and Abuja international airports, the Federal Government has announced. Minister of Aviation Hadi Sirika stated flight operations would commence in and out of Murtala Muhammed International Airport Lagos and Nnamdi Azikwe International Airport, Abuja. Sirika also noted procedures to be observed by passengers would be announced […]

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PRIVATE JET CONVEYING US Tourists REJECTED AT ITALY’S BORDER.

Passengers on a private jet coming from Colorado US were denied entry to the country at a customs check at Elmas airport in Cagliari, Italy.   There were about ten people aboard the plane. Five of them were in possession of American passports. The U.S. is not on the list of non- EU countries to which […]

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Lagos ,Abuja AIRPORTS TO RESUME OPERATIONS JULY 8

The Murtala Muhammed International Airport, Lagos and the Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport, Abuja, are to resume domestic operations on Wednesday, July 8. Minister of Aviation, Hadi Sirika, announced this on his twitter handle on Wednesday night. He said date for commencement of international flights would be announced in due course. The minister disclosed that Lagos […]

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COVID-19: FLIGHT SET TO BE EXPENSIVE.

Because of COVID-19, everything around the world [ business, hospitality , health sector etc] is in turmoil. Flying after COVID-19 will be one of the most expensive ventures because if you are going to maintain social distancing, what happens to the capacity of the aircraft as built in such a way to accommodate 100 passengers? […]

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NCAA REVEALS 5 AIRPORTS THAT WILL BE REOPENED FOR DOMESTIC FLIGHT JUNE 21. [ see list]

The Nigeria Civil Aviation Authority, NCAA, has said that only five airports will be allowed to open for domestic flights effective from June 21, 2020. A circular signed by the Director-General of the Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority (NCAA), Capt. Musa Nuhu stated that the airports to reopen for operations include; Omagwa International Airport Port Harcourt, Nnamdi Azikwe International Airport Abuja, […]