Dana Air

Nigeria directs Indian-owned Dana Air to resume operation

Nearly after 24 hours of suspension, Nigeria has directed Dana Air, an Indian-owned commercial passenger carrier to resume operations.

Mar 19, 2013, 08:52 AM IST

Nigeria suspends Indian-owned Dana Air operations

Nigerian civil aviation authorities on Sunday suspended operations of Dana Air, an Indian-owned commercial passenger carrier, after the country's parliament complained of its shoddy manner of paying compensations to victims of a crash last year that left nearly 200 people dead.

Mar 18, 2013, 09:30 AM IST

Seven months after crash Nigerian airline resumes

Nigeria’s domestic airline resumed flights on Thursday, seven months after one of its planes crashed, killing at least 163 people.

Jan 04, 2013, 00:42 AM IST

Dana Air to fly after Nigeria crash

An executive with Dana Air, the carrier that crashed in Nigeria and killed more than 150 people, says the airline will resume flying soon despite public concerns about its aging aircraft.

Jun 14, 2012, 23:05 PM IST

Nigeria crash: Victims’ kin reject mass burial

Kin of victims of the Nigerian crash that killed at least 153 passengers and crew on board, including an Indian, have rejected mass burial of corpses.

Jun 11, 2012, 09:01 AM IST

Nigeria plane crash: Dana Air defends itself

A Nigerian airline whose airplane crashed in the country`s largest city said its own chief engineer died on the doomed flight.

Jun 07, 2012, 09:59 AM IST

Nigeria air crash: Dana Air not an Indian company

Dana Air is part of the Dana Group which started operations in Nigeria in the 1980s.

Jun 06, 2012, 15:25 PM IST

Fears of heavy ground casualties in Nigeria plane

Fears mounted in Nigeria on Monday that a large number of people may have been killed on the ground besides all 153 passengers and crew on board.

Jun 04, 2012, 15:16 PM IST