Government set to partner with Boeing

Sen. Hadi Sirika stated the Federal Government set to partner with Boeing to sign an MOU (Memorandum of Understanding) to set up a national carrier.

The Minister of State for Aviation, Sen. Hadi Sirika stated ‘the MoU would be signed during the forthcoming Third ICAO World Aviation Forum in Abuja’.

Sen. Hadi Sirika make known about the partnership of France Airbus ‘Airbus of France had indicated interest in partnering with the government on the proposed carrier and establishment of Maintenance, Repair and Overhaul facility in the country’.

‘The minister said that the government and Airbus would also discuss further during the IWAF 3 that would hold from Nov. 20 to Nov. 22’.

“Airbus signified interest in our National Carrier and our MRO, we will discuss further during the upcoming ICAO forum,’’ he stated.