in Training

Nigerian aerodrome safety inspectors trained by Singapore Civil Aviation Academy

Posted 23 June 2016 · Add Comment

Thirteen Nigerian Aerodrome safety inspectors have been trained by the Singapore Civil Aviation Academy, the first time a programme of its type has been held in Nigeria.

The Nation reported that the training was carried out at the NCAA conference facility in Lagos, and head of public relations at NCAA, Sam Adurogboye, described the training as the pilot version of the Safety Oversight Inspectors Course.
 
“This is cognizance of the importance of the course to global aviation safety, 40 participants from 15 African countries were in attendance for this maiden edition. Nigeria provided the highest number of participants,” said Adurogboye.
 
The training included: safety oversight obligations, critical elements of safety system, Safety Management System (SMS), airport emergency planning, operational services and maintenance practices, and physical characteristics (runways, taxiways, clearways, stop ways and holding bays). 
* required field

Post a comment

Other Stories
Latest News

Bombardier sees increasing demand for pre-owned aircraft in Africa

At the African Aviation Finance conference in Johannesburg, South Africa, Bombardier Commercial Aircraft reflected on the development of the African Regional Aircraft market, stating that it was seeing a surge in demand in Africa for

Embraer Phenom to make impact with debuts at EBACE

Embraer will debut the Phenom 100EV business jet at the European Business Aviation Conference and Exhibition (EBACE) in Geneva, Switzerland, from May 29 to May 31.

Ethiopian marks African aviation history with 100th aircraft in active service

Ethiopian Airlines and SKYTRAX have announced that it will take delivery on June 5 2018 of its 100th aircraft, a Boeing 787-900, making it the first African airline to operate a 100 aircraft fleet in the history of the continent.

Kenya turns to crop dusters to turbo charge its forces

Kenya’s requirement for new light attack/armed intelligence, surveillance, and reconnaissance (ISR) aircraft has been dogged by controversy. Jon Lake attempts to unravel a complicated situation.

Air BP expands its network with six new locations in Africa

Air BP has collaborated with Vivo Energy to grow its network in Africa, adding six new locations: Sir Seewoosagur Ramgoolam International Airport, Abidjan-Felix-Houphouet-Boigny International Airport, Nelson Mandela

Africa’s busiest passenger air routes revealed

The 10 busiest passenger air routes in Africa have been revealed in a new study conducted by Routes.

TAA SK0902311218
See us at
AirCargoAFA_BT220318210219GroundHandling BT2205130918AAD2018 BT