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NCAA Sanctions Airline for Violation of Airspace

The Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority (NCAA) has sanctioned Lyxor International, a non-schedule, general aviation operator for violating the terms of an approved flight clearance for its type of operation, reports THISDAY. The regulatory authority grounded the airline’s aircraft at the Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport, Abuja on February 16, for the violation of airspace regulation.

The aircraft was subsequently released after the payment of N3,000,000 on volitional condition on account of possible civil sanction with an undertaken to comply with any sanction applicable as a result of the violation.

Date: March 27, 2017

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