Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority has suspended the operations of Associated Airlines, following the ill-fated crash that occurred on Thursday October 3rd, which killed 13 passengers. NCAA announced the suspension yesterday Saturday October 5th via it’s Director-General, Capt. Fola Akinkuotu. He said;
“Associated Airlines operations have been suspended by the NCAA. Let me say for the purpose of clarity, I said their operations, I mean all their operations of Associated Airline have been suspended by the NCAA. I did not say any certification was cancelled but all operations.” SEE MORE AFTER CUT>>>>
Capt Akinkuotu explained that the suspension of the airline is to pave the way for ongoing probe into the cause of the crash.