The NCAA has announced a limited number of passengers that can daily arrive airports as flight resumes.
Airlines would pay a fine of $3,500 on every passenger lifted without presenting a negative COVID-19 test result.
Capt. Roy Ilegbodu announced that Arik Air airline would operate 3 flights from Lagos and Abuja in phase 1 of the re-opening.
The aircraft's crew had since been placed in 14-day quarantine, and investigations are still ongoing.
In 2019, the Nigerian aviation sector was the fastest growing sector in Nigeria in real GDP terms, up 13.2% y/y to N83.5bn.
Air Peace has announced the suspension of all flight operations starting from midnight on Friday, 27 March 2020.
Arik not equipped as national carrier, Aviation minister replies AMCON
There was a mild drama earlier this afternoon at the Port Harcourt International Airport when an Air Peace flight from Abuja skidded off the runway and...
Earlier today, an Ethiopian Airlines flight 302 carrying 157 people, crashed merely minutes after takeoff from the Bole International Airport.
Federal Government is set to inject funds to upgrade airports nationwide.