Updated Report on Dana Air 0992, 5N-RAM Crash of 3rd June 2012 in Lagos

On 3rd June 2012 about 15.45 hours, 5N-RAM, a Boeing MD-83, a domestic scheduled commercial flight, operated by Dana Airlines Limited as flight 992 (DAN 992), crashed into a densely populated area during a forced landing following a total loss of power in both engines while on approach to Murtala Muhammed Airport (LOS), Lagos, Nigeria. […]

Re: Dana Boeing may rebuff FG’s request

The attention of the Federal Ministry of Aviation has been drawn to a newspaper report under the above headline. The import of the report is to the effect that Boeing Corporation of the US, a foremost and major aircraft manufacturer in the world, may have rebuffed overtures from the Nigerian government to assist it in […]

Dana Air Resumes Operations again

Channelstv: The Minister of Aviation, Stella Oduah on Monday said that the suspension place on Dana airline operation has been lifted and that the company can resume flights immediately. In a statement released by her Special Assistant on Media, Joe Obi, the Minister said the decision to lift the suspension of Dana operation was taken […]

Senate wants NCAA DG Sacked

The Senate on Tuesday reiterated its call that the appointment of the Director General of the Nigeria Civil Aviation Authority, NCAA, Harold Demuren, be terminated. The Senate also directed that the Airlines Operators Certificate, AOC, of Dana Airlines be revoked because it was not issued in full compliance with Nigerian Civil Aviation Regulations 2009. It […]

Dana Air Reopens Abuja Office

Dana Air office at the Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport, Abuja, has reopened for business, the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports. The reopening of the office followed the lifting of the suspension clamped on the airline by the Federal Government after the crash of the airline’s plane on June 3 that killed everyone on board. […]

Citizens Plan Boycott to Protest Dana Air’s Lifted Suspension, Ex-President Implicated

Businessnews.com:   Members of the flying public are organizing boycotts against embattled Dana Airlines to protest the lifting of its suspension by the Federal Government yesterday. Members of the public had wanted Dana Airline to be suspended indefinitely and forced to stop operating, however the government lifted the suspension only ninety-eight (98) days after one […]

”A Dana Air commercial …

”A Dana Air commercial aircraft from Abuja to Lagos just crashed around Iju in Lagos with about 153 passengers onboard. This is so sad. All that blood and life just wasted. Aviation is the sector I presided over. I know it inside out and now I am in pain. May the souls of those that died in that crash rest in peace.”

Former Aviation Minister, Femi Fani-Kayode reacting to the crash of Dana flight

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