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by AsoRock
Sat Feb 28, 2009 1:46 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Aero 737-500 Abuja-Lagos (Pics+video)
Replies: 11
Views: 14028

RE: Aero 737-500 Abuja-Lagos (Pics+video)

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by AsoRock
Sun Jan 11, 2009 8:24 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Aero 737-500 Abuja-Lagos (Pics+video)
Replies: 11
Views: 14028

RE: Aero 737-500 Abuja-Lagos (Pics+video)

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by AsoRock
Sat Jan 10, 2009 3:02 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Arik Air - Lagos->Calabar (pics+vid)
Replies: 17
Views: 19233

RE: Arik Air - Lagos->Calabar (pics+vid)

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by AsoRock
Sat Jan 10, 2009 2:26 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Arik Air - Lagos->Calabar (pics+vid)
Replies: 17
Views: 19233

RE: Arik Air - Lagos->Calabar (pics+vid)

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by AsoRock
Fri Jan 09, 2009 6:08 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Arik Air - Calabar &gt; Abuja 737-700 (pics+video)
Replies: 10
Views: 16341

RE: Arik Air - Calabar > Abuja 737-700 (pics+video)

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by AsoRock
Wed Jan 07, 2009 11:01 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Air India 777-200LR JFK-DEL In C W/Pix
Replies: 28
Views: 34873

RE: Air India 777-200LR JFK-DEL In C W/Pix

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by AsoRock
Wed Jan 07, 2009 9:04 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Arik Air - Lagos->Calabar (pics+vid)
Replies: 17
Views: 19233

RE: Arik Air - Lagos->Calabar (pics+vid)

Flitemax, Thank you very much for uploading this great and illustrative trip report which gives us an insight into an emerging and exciting African carrier which is Arik. Your trip report also highlights Nigeria's peaceful and very friendly side. I am looking forward very much for your upcoming trip...

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by AsoRock
Tue Oct 07, 2008 11:29 am
Forum: Site Related
Topic: Can't Search Recent Posts?
Replies: 24
Views: 963

RE: Can't Search Recent Posts?

What a shame, I considered renewing my commercial membership but this huge inconvenience of not being able to search threads is making me have a second thought.

Forum moderators, please wake up!

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by AsoRock
Wed Dec 19, 2007 7:46 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Nigeria Aviation Thread: Part 6
Replies: 139
Views: 36182

RE: Nigeria Aviation Thread: Part 6

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by AsoRock
Thu Dec 13, 2007 3:48 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Nigeria Aviation Thread: Part 6
Replies: 139
Views: 36182

RE: Nigeria Aviation Thread: Part 6

DANA AIR, Nigeria's latest start-up carrier and billed to be Nigeria's first low-fare airline, appears to be targeting summer 2008 for its inaugural flight, using a fleet of <acronym title="Air Madagascar">MD</acronym>-83s. The following article also states that a service called "Start me up" has be...

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by AsoRock
Fri Dec 07, 2007 5:43 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Nigeria Aviation Thread: Part 6
Replies: 139
Views: 36182

RE: Nigeria Aviation Thread: Part 6

Royal Air Maroc (RAM), the national carrier of Morrocco, has announced Lagos (<acronym title="Lagos - Murtala Muhammed (Ikeja) (LOS / DNMM), Nigeria">LOS</acronym>) as its newest African destination, to be served thrice weekly direct from Casablanca with Boeing 737-800 aircraft. Flights start in Mar...

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by AsoRock
Mon Nov 12, 2007 10:19 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Nigeria Aviation Thread: Part 6
Replies: 139
Views: 36182

RE: Nigeria Aviation Thread: Part 6

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by AsoRock
Wed May 02, 2007 12:56 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Nigeria Aviation Thread: Part 3
Replies: 150
Views: 23395

RE: Nigeria Aviation Thread: Part 3

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by AsoRock
Wed May 02, 2007 2:09 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Bahrain To Buy Gulf Air And Privatise It
Replies: 11
Views: 5214

RE: Bahrain To Buy Gulf Air And Privatise It

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by AsoRock
Tue May 01, 2007 7:02 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Nigeria Aviation Thread: Part 3
Replies: 150
Views: 23395

RE: Nigeria Aviation Thread: Part 3

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by AsoRock
Sat Apr 28, 2007 1:04 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Nigeria Aviation Thread: Part 3
Replies: 150
Views: 23395

RE: Nigeria Aviation Thread: Part 3

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by AsoRock
Thu Apr 19, 2007 6:51 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Etihad To Start A Second Daily Flight To CDG
Replies: 10
Views: 5193

RE: Etihad To Start A Second Daily Flight To CDG

Is the market large enough to warrant this second daily flight? With EYs relative low load factors, this move might be purely to dump capacity to hurt competition (EK and AF) and not to respod to market demand for its product.

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by AsoRock
Thu Apr 19, 2007 12:23 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Nigeria Aviation Thread: Part 3
Replies: 150
Views: 23395

RE: Nigeria Aviation Thread: Part 3

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by AsoRock
Wed Mar 28, 2007 1:08 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Arik Air 737-700 Rolls Out At Renton In Full C/s!
Replies: 6
Views: 5827

RE: Arik Air 737-700 Rolls Out At Renton In Full C/s!

 <img src="/discussions/graphics/smilies/eek.gif" alt="Wow!"> Looks cool! Arik Air HAS been circulating in the press its plans to introduce 2 x Boeing 737-700s in April, but we all had our doubts! This is fantastic and I hope Arik Air sustains its earlier momentum of market penetration in Niger...

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by AsoRock
Tue Mar 13, 2007 10:39 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Nigeria Aviation Thread: Part 3
Replies: 150
Views: 23395

RE: Nigeria Aviation Thread: Part 3

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by AsoRock
Mon Mar 12, 2007 11:12 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Nigeria Aviation Thread: Part 3
Replies: 150
Views: 23395

Nigeria Aviation Thread: Part 3

Welcome to the 3rd sequel to the very successful Nigeria Aviation Thread ! There are reports that the state government of booming Cross River is finalizing plans to launch a brand new airport project for the state capital Calabar, in a joint partnership with the Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria...

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by AsoRock
Mon Mar 12, 2007 10:56 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Virgin Nigeria Expands West African Network
Replies: 5
Views: 2908

Virgin Nigeria Expands West African Network

According to Africanflyer.com, Virgin Nigeria will begin service to Monrovia, the capital of Liberia, and Abidjan in Cote d'Ivoire. Flights to Monrovia from Lagos will start on May 1, 2007. Flights will be operated on Tuesdays and Saturdays using B737-300 aircraft, with an enroute stop in Accra (Gha...

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by AsoRock
Mon Mar 12, 2007 6:56 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Salam, UAE Aviation Thread :)
Replies: 81
Views: 5701

RE: Salam, UAE Aviation Thread :)

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by AsoRock
Tue Feb 27, 2007 8:01 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Aviation In Nigeria II (2007)
Replies: 159
Views: 17356

RE: Aviation In Nigeria II (2007)

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by AsoRock
Sat Feb 24, 2007 1:03 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Delta: Nigeria To/from ATL!
Replies: 117
Views: 13557

RE: Delta: Nigeria To/from ATL!

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by AsoRock
Fri Feb 23, 2007 9:53 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Delta: Nigeria To/from ATL!
Replies: 117
Views: 13557

RE: Delta: Nigeria To/from ATL!

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by AsoRock
Fri Feb 23, 2007 2:35 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Delta: Nigeria To/from ATL!
Replies: 117
Views: 13557

RE: Delta: Nigeria To/from ATL!

Guys, I wouldn't hold my breath on that <acronym title="Delta Air Lines (USA)">DL</acronym> service to Lagos. The Nigerian government is very likely to reject the <acronym title="Delta Air Lines (USA)">DL</acronym> application on the basis of continued stagnation with regards to the <acronym title="...

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by AsoRock
Tue Feb 13, 2007 4:51 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Aviation In Nigeria II (2007)
Replies: 159
Views: 17356

RE: Aviation In Nigeria II (2007)

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by AsoRock
Sat Dec 02, 2006 7:17 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Virgin Nigeria Adds Calabar & Sokoto (Nigeria)
Replies: 3
Views: 4427

RE: Virgin Nigeria Adds Calabar & Sokoto (Nigeria)

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by AsoRock
Sat Dec 02, 2006 12:02 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Aviation In Nigeria: Overview And Update
Replies: 120
Views: 25733

RE: Aviation In Nigeria: Overview And Update

Looks like Nigeria really passed the ICAO audit with a grade of 93.1% but hopefully ICAO itself will make a statement on this soon. <a href="http://www.businessdayonline.com/?c=44&a=9963" target=_blank>http://www.businessdayonline.com/?c=44&a=9963</a> In other news: * Virgin Nigeria has delivered to...

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by AsoRock
Fri Dec 01, 2006 11:34 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Virgin Nigeria Adds Calabar & Sokoto (Nigeria)
Replies: 3
Views: 4427

Virgin Nigeria Adds Calabar & Sokoto (Nigeria)

Virgin Nigeria (VK) has announced the launch of new domestic routes as follows (all flights operated by Boeing 737-33V): <b>LAGOS-CALABAR</b> M-W-Fr-- VK81 DEP 1200 ARR 1310 from 4 DEC ------Su VK81 DEP 1400 ARR 1510 from 10 DEC <b>CALABAR-LAGOS</b> M-W-Fr-- VK80 DEP 1410 ARR 1520 from 4 DEC ------S...

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by AsoRock
Thu Nov 30, 2006 3:54 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Aviation In Nigeria: Overview And Update
Replies: 120
Views: 25733

RE: Aviation In Nigeria: Overview And Update

Guardian Newspaper reports today that Nigeria will be officially notified shortly that it has passed the recent bi-yearly ICAO audit. Could this enable Arik Air and Bellview to finally start US flights?: Nigeria scales ICAO audit hurdle By Tunji Oketunbi and Wole Shadare CHEERY news came the way of ...

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by AsoRock
Mon Nov 27, 2006 3:34 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Aviation In Nigeria: Overview And Update
Replies: 120
Views: 25733

RE: Aviation In Nigeria: Overview And Update

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by AsoRock
Mon Nov 27, 2006 2:59 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Aviation In Nigeria: Overview And Update
Replies: 120
Views: 25733

RE: Aviation In Nigeria: Overview And Update

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by AsoRock
Sun Nov 26, 2006 11:41 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Etihad B773ER AUH-JNB, Pearl Zone (J) [+pics/vids]
Replies: 21
Views: 27046

RE: Etihad B773ER AUH-JNB, Pearl Zone (J) [+pics/vids]

Great Report!

Is that Ghana International 757 the inaugural flight? I recall the first service was around early November.

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by AsoRock
Sat Nov 25, 2006 5:00 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Arik Air (Nigeria) Orders 4th CRJ-900
Replies: 5
Views: 5790

Arik Air (Nigeria) Orders 4th CRJ-900

TORONTO, ONTARIO -- (MARKET WIRE) -- November 24, 2006 -- Bombardier Aerospace announced today that Arik Air of Lagos, Nigeria has placed a firm order for a fourth new Bombardier CRJ900 regional jet. The airline's initial order for two CRJ900 aircraft - the first from an African airline - was announ...

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by AsoRock
Fri Nov 24, 2006 10:35 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Brussels Airlines' 767 Long Haul Expansion
Replies: 52
Views: 10448

RE: Brussels Airlines' 767 Long Haul Expansion

Anyone knows if Lagos is on the potential destinations list? I am not sure why <acronym title="OLD: Sabena (Belgium), NEW: SN Brussels Airlines (Belgium)">SN</acronym> hasnt continued to operate to Lagos following the launch of <acronym title="OLD: Sabena (Belgium), NEW: SN Brussels Airlines (Belgiu...

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by AsoRock
Thu Nov 23, 2006 11:09 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: US Airways Closed To Muslims?
Replies: 167
Views: 17638

RE: US Airways Closed To Muslims?

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by AsoRock
Thu Nov 23, 2006 10:57 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Aviation In Nigeria: Overview And Update
Replies: 120
Views: 25733

RE: Aviation In Nigeria: Overview And Update

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by AsoRock
Thu Nov 23, 2006 3:23 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Aviation In Nigeria: Overview And Update
Replies: 120
Views: 25733

RE: Aviation In Nigeria: Overview And Update

Virgin Nigeria is likely to confirm shortly, new flights to Cross River state capital Calabar (CBQ), in Nigeria. The flight schedule has been made available on the CRS, and will consist initially of 4-weekly flights operated by the Boeing 737-300. Arik Air has also added Calabar to its fledgling net...

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by AsoRock
Thu Nov 16, 2006 8:46 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Disgusting Behaviour Of A PIA Captain
Replies: 47
Views: 26550

RE: Disgusting Behaviour Of A PIA Captain

I keep wondering where this mass fundamentalism comes from in Pakistan.

Did he join a Flying Madrassa or something?

Islam is all about tolerance, and it is obvious a lack of education in poor countries only fuels fundamentalist thought.

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by AsoRock
Wed Nov 15, 2006 5:20 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Abuja Gateway Consortium To Invest US$ 371 Million
Replies: 5
Views: 5916

RE: Abuja Gateway Consortium To Invest US$ 371 Million

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by AsoRock
Wed Nov 15, 2006 12:55 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Abuja Gateway Consortium To Invest US$ 371 Million
Replies: 5
Views: 5916

Abuja Gateway Consortium To Invest US$ 371 Million

Abuja Gateway Consortium (AGC), yesterday emerged the investor in the Abuja International Airport with a price offer of $101. 1 million and an upfront revenue payment offer of $10 million. The group was sole bidder for the airport’s facilities. The other two (short-listed) contenders (Airports Compa...

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by AsoRock
Sun Nov 12, 2006 8:35 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: A340 5A-ONE Afriqiyah.
Replies: 31
Views: 9374

RE: A340 5A-ONE Afriqiyah.

Will this aircraft be deployed on existing Afriqiyah routes or new ones?

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by AsoRock
Sun Nov 12, 2006 12:05 am
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: TAM A320 Adventure (pics!)
Replies: 22
Views: 9692

RE: TAM A320 Adventure (pics!)

Thank you for a very picturesque Trip Report! Makes me miss Brazil even more! I've never been to Sao Paulo and from the pictures, it looks like ONE HUMUNGOUS CITY!! Huge urban sprawl.....I guess I prefer the marvelous city of Rio as always  <img src="/discussions/graphics/smilies/wink.gif" alt=...

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by AsoRock
Sat Nov 11, 2006 10:54 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Aviation In Nigeria: Overview And Update
Replies: 120
Views: 25733

RE: Aviation In Nigeria: Overview And Update

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by AsoRock
Sat Nov 11, 2006 7:15 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Taag Upgrades GIG-LAD To 3x Weekly
Replies: 16
Views: 4290

RE: Taag Upgrades GIG-LAD To 3x Weekly

Felipe,

Do you know if Ocean Air has confirmed its new services to Lagos (Nigeria)? Do you expect this service to commence during Q1 of 2007?

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by AsoRock
Sat Nov 11, 2006 5:13 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Aviation In Nigeria: Overview And Update
Replies: 120
Views: 25733

RE: Aviation In Nigeria: Overview And Update

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by AsoRock
Fri Nov 10, 2006 4:24 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Aviation In Nigeria: Overview And Update
Replies: 120
Views: 25733

RE: Aviation In Nigeria: Overview And Update

Is IRS Airlines even flying right now? I hear their services to the North of Nigeria were very reliable at some point (KAN and KAD?)

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by AsoRock
Wed Nov 08, 2006 8:58 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Ghana International Starting Service From JNB
Replies: 23
Views: 4857

RE: Ghana International Starting Service From JNB

Congratulations to Ghana International for expanding its route network  <img src="/discussions/graphics/smilies/bigthumbsup.gif" alt="bigthumbsup" border=0>  I wonder why the airline has not added any regional routes yet from its Accra hub. Perhaps the Lagos market is oversaturated with ma...

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