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NCAA issues stern warning to airlines, allied services providers on Insurance Cover

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The Nigeria Civil Aviation Authority (NCAA) is to take stern action against airlines and allied aviation services providers for failure to maintain their insurance cover.

The Director General, Civil Aviation, Capt. Musa Nuhu in a letter addressed to all airlines and allied aviation services providers demanded compliance with Nigerian Civil Aviation Regulations (Nig. CARs) 2022 on insurance cover to be maintained by all allied aviation services providers.

Capt. Nuhu says, “The Authority wants to state that non-adherence to this Regulation will attract immediate sanctions which will include the grounding of the specific aircraft and taking enforcement action against any airlines or service providers that defaulted”.

He added, “The compliance is sequel to the coming into force of Nig. CARs 2022 on 10th July, 2023 which makes it mandatory that all airlines comply with Part 18.14.1.1 of the Regulations”.

“Specifically, Part 18.14.1.1 of the Regulations provides amongst others that all airlines and other allied aviation service providers must NOT operate without, Adequate and valid insurance cover and Submitting to the Authority copies of valid insurance certificate, evidence of payment of premium and other policy documents of insurance cover of not less than three (3) months as specified in IS: 18.14.1”.

“Having insurance document which must be adequate and renewed before the expiration of the current policy and be submitted to the NCAA as soon as it is renewed”.

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