In today’s current affairs, we have highlighted some key questions and answers relating to the Nigerian Airspace Management Agency (NAMA).
Q1. What is the full meaning of NAMA?
Answer: Nigerian Airspace Management Agency
Q2. Section 7 Part III of the Nigerian Airspace Management Agency Establishment Act centers on
Answer: Functions of the agency
Q3. The power to accept gifts is cited on what section of NAMA Establishment Act?
Answer: Section 14
Q4. Which Act brought NAMA into establishment?
Answer: NAMA was established by the Act of parliament No. 48, commencement date of 29th may 1999.
Q5. What is the name of the present Managing Director/ Chief Executive of the Nigerian Airspace Management Agency (NAMA)?
Answer: Capt. Fola Akinkuotu
Q6. NAMA as an agency has a governing board headed by a __________ who is appointed by the President Commander in-Chief of the Armed Forces on the recommendation of the Minister of Aviation.
Answer: Part time chariman
Q7. The appointment of a part time chairman in NAMA last for a term of
Answer: four years.
Q8. What is the correct website address of NAMA?
Q9. The expression used to describe Air Traffic Management services, provision of Communication, Navigation, and surveillance services, and in some cases, aeronautical meteorological services, used by aircraft during flight is known as
Answer: Air Navigation Services
Q10. The Power to obtain informaton as stipulated on NAMA Establishment Act is found in
Answer: Section 18
Notable Acronyms Associated With Nigerian Airspace
1. Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria (FAAN)
2. Civil Aviation Department (CAD)
3. Federal Civil Aviation Authority (FCAA)
4. Instrument Landing System, ILS
5. Doppler Very High-Frequency Omni-Directional Radio Range (DVOR)
6. Notice to Airmen (NOTAM)
7. Air Navigation Services Provider (ANSP)
8. Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority (NCAA)
9. Nigerian Meteorological Agency (NIMET)