Cookies & Privacy Contrails - AirSpace blogs - Aviation & Aerospace Blogs - FlightGlobal

Browse by Tags

5N-VND in Air Nigeria colours
Tue, Jun 1 2010 12:54 PM
The Nigerian government announced yesterday, May 31 st that it was to inject a $3.3bn bailout into the country’s financially troubled airlines. Announced in March as a stimulus package for Nigeria’s power and manufacturing sectors the facility has now been extended to the country’s airline sector. Virgin Nigeria, started with the help of Sir... Read More...
Embraer 5N-VNI rebranded as Nigerian Eagle
Wed, Oct 28 2009 2:17 PM
The latest aircraft in the former Virgin Nigeria fleet to undergo re-branding for Nigerian Eagle at the Lufthansa Aircraft Paint facility at Shannon is Embraer ERJ-190LR registered 5N-VNI. The aircraft is msn 19000226 and was delivered to Virgin Nigeria as recently as mid July of this year. 5N-VNI arrived in Shannon for painting on October 15 last and was briefly... Read More...