NCAA RETAINS US FAA IASA CATEGORY 1 CERTIFICATION
Tuesday, March 6, 2018

NCAA RETAINS US FAA IASA CATEGORY 1 CERTIFICATION

Nigerian attain US Federal Aviation Administration  (FAA) International Aviation Safety Assessment (IASA) CAT 1 in 2010.

She scaled through another reassessment  in 2014. 

Nigeria again went through recertification in November 2017 and came out successful. 

 Following benefits of CATEGORY 1 to Nigeria:

  • Direct flight with Nigerian registered aircraft and crew in and out of Continental United States
  • Lower insurance premium
  • Passengers’ confidence boosted resulting to increase in passengers and aircraft movement, and return on investment
  • An indication that Nigerian is compliant to International Safety Standards
  • Favorable lending/ leasing terms
  • Enhance inflow of foreign direct investment and infrastructural development
  • Re-positioning of Nigeria as West Africa Hub
  • Local airlines has the opportunity to core share with establish world class airlines