FAAN alerts on ongoing emergency mock exercise
• Urges public not to exercise fear
The Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria (FAAN) has alerted the public of an ongoing emergency simulation exercise at the Murtala Muhammed Airport.
The authority through a statement issued by its image maker, Mrs Henrietta Yakubu, informed passengers, airlines and the public about the exercise.
The exercise, which is an operational requirement of the International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO) for aerodromes according to FAAN was aimed at ascertaining the level of preparedness of the airport in real-life emergency situations.
The authority has however appealed to the public, especially those residing around the airport not to entertain any fear, describing the exercise as only a mock.