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…

Aviation unions react to suspension of operation by Aero

eaders of some aviation workers’ union have expressed divergent views on the decision by the management of Aero Contractors to suspend scheduled flight from Sept. 1. Mr Isaac Balami, President, National Association of Aircraft Pilots and Engineers (NAAPE) has applauded the decision of Aero management to suspend its flight operations in the country. Balami, while…

Union leader seeks Buhari’s intervention in airport concession plan

…calls on FAAN to settle gratuities, pensions of retirees By NWADIKE UGOCHUKWU, Port Harcourt and ISAAC TERSOO AGBER, Lagos SINCE the Federal Government issued a communique on privatization of four international airports in the country, there have been discordant tunes from stakeholders and the entire workforce at the airports marked for concession. While few pundits…