Renowned aviation trainer and Chairman, Board of Trustees(BoT), WestLink Airlines, Capt. Ibrahim Mshelia is to chair the 25th annual League of Airport and Aviation Correspondents (LAAC) conference slated for Wednesday,July 28, 2021 at Sheraton Hotel, Ikeja, Lagos.
This is just as the Chairman of Air Peace, Barrister Allen Onyema, the Managing Director of Medview Airline, Alhaji Muneer Bankole and other dignitaries have indicated interest to grace the occasion.
In the same vein, the Chairman, Governing Council, Nigeria Aviation Safety Initiative (NASI), Capt. Dung Pam, Chairman, Association of Aviation Ground Handlers (ACHAN) , Mr Olaniyi Adigun and General Manager, Total Nigeria Plc, Mr. Rabiu Abdulmutalib will also make presentations at LAAC conference.
An online statement issued by the association informed that already,major stakeholders in the Nigeria’s aviation industry are looking forward to the conference with the theme, ‘Nigeria Aviation Industry: Management, Policy and Regulation.’
While the Aviation Ministry has shown interest to be part of the event, the Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria (FAAN), Accident Investigation Bureau, Nigeria (AIB-N), Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority (NCAA), Nigerian Airspace Management Agency (NAMA), Nigerian College of Aviation Technology (NCAT), Zaria and Nigerian Meteorological Agency (NIMET) have equally expressed their readiness to participate in the conference fully.
The 25th LAAC Conference and Awards 2021 is expected to be attended by over 250 aviation industry professionals, physically and virtually, cutting across the aviation agencies, security agencies, international and domestic airlines operating in Nigeria, aviation support services, travel trade sellers and buyers and captains of the aviation industry in Nigeria.