Port Hercourt Airport has been shut down temporarily by FAAN

#news#

The Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria (FAAN) has announced the temporary closure of Port Harcourt International Airport runway following a bush fire incident.

Mrs Henrietta Yakubu, who is the General Manager, corporate affairs of FAAN made the announcement on Saturday.

Yakubu explained that the temporary closure of the runway is part of  their safety measures.

Yakubu said, ā€œA joint team from the Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria and the Nigeria Airspace Management Agency is presently evaluating the situation.

ā€œThis is with a view to ensuring that the airside is cleared of smoke and restoration of normalcy at the airport,ā€

Henrietta assured that FAAN was committed to its core values of safety, security and comfort of both the passengers and airport users.

Credit: the herald

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.

%d bloggers like this: