Aero: FG intervenes; to meet airline officials, AMCON Monday

The Minister of State for Aviation, Senator Hadi Sirika yesterday assured the workers of Aero Contractors Airline that the federal government will do everything within its power to save the airline. He said this while addressing the protesting staff who occupied its headquarters at the Murtala Muhammed International Airport, Lagos on Friday. The Minister assured…

Unions Throng Aero Contractors’ Office Over 1,400 Workers’ Fate

Aviation unions have thronged the head office of Aero Contractors Airline at the Murtala Muhammed Airport (MMA), Lagos, The Tide reports. The action is coming against the background of the suspension of flight operations which the airline announced would commence yestersday. President, Air Traffic Services Senior Staff Association (ATSSSAN),Mr Benjamin Okewu, told newsmen that the…

Aviation unions besiege Aero Contractors over indefinite leave handed 1,400 workers

Aviation unions on Thursday besieged the head office of Aero Contractors Airline at the Murtala Muhammed Airport (MMA), Lagos, a day after the embattled airline announced the suspension of flight operations and placed workers on an indefinite leave. Benjamin Okewu, the president, Air Traffic Services Senior Staff Association, told journalists on Thursday that the unions…

Workers besiege Aero Contractors over indefinite leave

Aero Contractors: flights suspended indefinitely Aviation unions on Thursday besieged the head office of Aero Contractors Airline at the Murtala Muhammed Airport (MMA), Lagos. The action is coming against the background of the suspension of flight operations which the airline announced would commence on Thursday. Mr Benjamin Okewu, the President, Air Traffic Services Senior Staff…

Aero Airline suspends operations

An Aero Contractors plane Aero Contractors Airline suspended all its scheduled services indefinitely from Thursday Sept. 1. The airline’s Chief Executive Officer, Mr Fola Akinkuotu, said in a statement in Lagos that the management decision was part of the strategic business realignment to reposition the airline and return it to the path of profitability. He…

Recession: Aero Contractors Commences Suspension of Services September 1

By Niyi Adeyi LAGOS, NIGERIA (AFRICAN EXAMINER) – Owing to the lingering lull in the country’s economy, the management of Aero Contractors Airline has announced its plan to suspend scheduled services from Thursday, September 1, 2016. The airline Wednesday explained that the move was part of the strategic business realignment to reposition the organization and…