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01Oct2017 OBA (Omni-Blu) is a business and private charter carrier based out of Lagos Murtala Muhammad (LOS) [added]

28Aug2017

Prime Air Services was founded in Apr2000 but has now ceased operations [status change]

19Jul2017

Earth Airlines did not meet he Nigerian government's deadline of 30Apr2007 to re-capitalise or be grounded [status change]

>renamed to : >>merged in or absorbed : +> assets taken over : =>> merger resulted in new airline

ADC Airlines (Aviation Development Company)   

Status : Inactive

Dates :

1991 - 2007
Airline Code : Z7 : ADK
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : ADC Airlines was formed in 1984 but operations did not start until Jan1991. Ceased operations on 30Apr2007

Aero (AeroContractors)   

Status : Active

Dates :

2002 - date
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : Aero (AeroContractors) >Aero (AeroContractors)
Comments : Aero (AeroContractors) was founded in 1958 & operations started on 30Jun1959 as Aero Contractors of Nigeria. Scheduled services, air taxi and charter services largely in support of Nigeria's oil industry out of Port Harcourt Airport, Ceased operations on 01Sep2016 but resumed commercial operations as of 22Dec2016, airline Chief Executive Officer (CEO) Captain Fola Akinkuotu announced

Aero Contractors of Nigeria   

Status : Renamed

Dates :

1959 - 2002
Airline Code : NG : NIG
Genealogy : Aero (AeroContractors) >Aero (AeroContractors)
Comments : Aero (AeroContractors) was founded in 1958 & operations started on 30Jun1959 as Aero Contractors of Nigeria. Scheduled services, air taxi and charter services largely in support of Nigeria's oil industry out of Port Harcourt Airport, Ceased operations on 01Sep2016 but resumed commercial operations as of 22Dec2016, airline Chief Executive Officer (CEO) Captain Fola Akinkuotu announced

African Chartered Services   

Status : Unsure

Dates :

2005* - 2005*
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : No further information at this time

African Trans Air   

Status : Inactive

Dates :

1990s
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : No further information at this time

Afrijet Airlines  updated in 2017

Status : Inactive

Dates :

1999 - 2009
Airline Code : 6F : FRJ
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : Afrijet Airlines was established and started regional cargo operations in 1999. Its main base is Murtala Mohammed International Airport .Regional services cargo services. It ceased operations in 2009 & its license revoked in early 2010

Afrimex Aviation   

Status : Inactive

Dates :

1994* - 2003*
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : No further information at this time

Afriwest Airlines   

Status : Not launched

Dates :

(2004)
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : No further information at this time

Agro-Development & Aerial Services   

Status : Unconfirmed

Dates :

(****)
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : No further information at this time

Air Atlantic Cargo  updated in 2017

Status : Inactive

Dates :

199* - 1999
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : Operator of B707-320C aircraft but ceased operating

Air Dan   

Status : Unsure

Dates :

**** - ****
Airline Code : -- : DMT
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : No further information at this time

Air Jupiter   

Status : Not launched

Dates :

(2014)
Airline Code : -- : JIS
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : No further information at this time

Air Kariv   

Status : Unconfirmed

Dates :

(****)
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : No further information at this time

Air Midwest   

Status : Not launched

Dates :

(2002)
Airline Code : -- : VTY
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : Air Midwest was formed in 2002 by two former employees of Kabo Air. It gained an operating license in 2003. A test flight from Lagos to Owerri was operated but airline was dissolved in 2010

Air Nigeria (i)   

Status : Inactive

Dates :

2010 - 2012
Airline Code : -- : ANP
Genealogy : Virgin Nigeria >Nigerian Eagle Airlines >Air Nigeria
Comments : Air Nigeria commenced operations on 28Jun2005 as Virgin Nigeria. Was renamed to Nigerian Eagle Airlines on 17Sep2009 & to Air Nigeria on 02Jun2010, Ceased operations on 10Sep2012

Air Nigeria (ii)   

Status : Not launched

Dates :

(1993)
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : No further information at this time

Air Nigeria (iii)   

Status : Not launched

Dates :

(2003)
Airline Code : XY : ---
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : No further information at this time

Air Peace   

Status : Active

Dates :

2013 - date
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : No further information at this time

Air Taraba   

Status : Active

Dates :

2012 - date
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : Air Taraba was established by the governor of Taraba State, Danfulani Suntai, as a state-funded carrier. Operations started 15Jul2012

Air Technic Nigeria   

Status : Unsure

Dates :

*** - ****
Airline Code : -- : TEK
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : No further information at this time

Air Trans Air   

Status : Unsure

Dates :

**** - ****
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : No further information at this time

Air Vanni   

Status : Renamed

Dates :

1978* - 1978
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : Air Vanni >Intercontinental Airlines
Comments : Intercontinental Airlines was fromed as Air Vanni

Airstream Aviation   

Status : Active

Dates :

2013 - date
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : No further information at this time

Albarka Air Services   

Status : Inactive

Dates :

2000 - 2007
Airline Code : F4 : NBK
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : Albarka Air Services was established in 1999 and started operations in Mar2000. Ceased operations on 30Apr2007 after Government intervention. Charter service within Nigeria and to other countries in Central and West Africa

Al-Dawood Air  updated in 2017 x2

Status : Inactive

Dates :

2002* - 2005
Airline Code : -- : LIE
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : Al-Dawood Air was founded in 2002

Alheri Airlines   

Status : Inactive

Dates :

1987 - 1987
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : No further information at this time

Ali Airlines   

Status : Unsure

Dates :

1997* - 1997*
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : No further information at this time

All States Travel   

Status : Unconfirmed

Dates :

(****)
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : No further information at this time

Allied Air Cargo   

Status : Active

Dates :

1998 - date
Airline Code : 4W : AJK
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : No further information at this time

Allied Cargo Express   

Status : Unconfirmed

Dates :

(****)
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : No further information at this time

Amako Airlines   

Status : Inactive

Dates :

2002* - 2004
Airline Code : -- : OBK
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : No further information at this time

Ambjek Aviation Services (Lamonde Air)   

Status : Active

Dates :

2002* - date
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : No further information at this time

Amed Air (AmedAir)  updated in 2017

Status : Inactive

Dates :

1995 - 1996
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : No further information at this time

Apex Air   

Status : Not launched

Dates :

(2010)
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : No further information at this time

Arab Wings Nigeria   

Status : Inactive

Dates :

1981 - 1981
Airline Code : -- : --
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : No further information at this time

Arax Airlines  updated in 2017

Status : Renamed

Dates :

1977* - 1985
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : Arax Airlines >SkyAir Cargo >Transway Air International >SkyAir Cargo
Comments : Arax Airlines was formed in 1977 with help from Int'l Development Corp. Reorganized in 1985 & renamed to Sky Air Cargo. Relocated to Liberia. Renamed to Transway Air International and eventually to SkyAir Cargo (Cargo carrier)

Arik Air   

Status : Active

Dates :

2006 - date
Airline Code : W3 : ARA
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : Arik Air was founded in Apr2006 by Nigerian entrepeneur Sir Joseph Arumemi-Ikhide & started operations on 30Oct2006. Took over many of the assets of the now-defunct Nigeria Airways. Domestic and international scheduled services

Asel Air Services   

Status : Not launched

Dates :

(1999*)
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : The Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority (NCAA) withdrew their air transport licence in 2000

Associated Aviation (Associated Air Cargo)   

Status : Active

Dates :

1996* - date
Airline Code : -- : SCD
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : Associated Aviation was founded in 1996 offering passenger and cargo services

Axiom Air  updated in 2017

Status : Inactive

Dates :

2010 - 2011
Airline Code : -- : EAN
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : Axiom Air operations started on 30Jun2010 (Executive aircraft charter and cargo operations)

Azikel Air   

Status : Active

Dates :

2013 - date
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : No further information at this time

Azman Air   

Status : Active

Dates :

2014 - date
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : No further information at this time

Bako Air   

Status : Inactive

Dates :

2004* - 2006
Airline Code : -- : OGJ
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : No further information at this time

Bakoji Airlines Services   

Status : Inactive

Dates :

1999* - 2000
Airline Code : -- : OGJ
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : No further information at this time

Barnax Air   

Status : Inactive

Dates :

1991* - 1998
Airline Code : -- : BAL
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : No further information at this time

Bellview Airlines   

Status : Inactive

Dates :

1992 - 2009
Airline Code : B3 : BLV
Genealogy : Bellview Airlines +>FirstNation Airways
Comments : Bellview Airlines was founded in 1992

Bristow Helicopters   

Status : Active

Dates :

2002* - date
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : Bristow Helicopters provides helicopter transportation to the offshore oil and gas industry, search and rescue (SAR) services, helicopter maintenance, modification or repair, helicopter pilot training. Based at Lagos Murtala Muhammad (LOS)

Cally Air   

Status : Planned

Dates :

2017 >
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : The Nigerian state government of Cross River & Dana Air are to develop a new domestic carrier based at Calabar

Capital Airlines  updated in 2017

Status : Inactive

Dates :

2003 - 2009
Airline Code : -- : NCP
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : Capital Airlines was founded in 2003. Suspended all flights in Oct2009 & its license revoked in early 2010 (Scheduled regional carrier out of Ilorin)

Caverton Helicopters  updated in 2017

Status : Active

Dates :

2007* - date
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : Operates mainly helicopter-based shuttle services linking Ikoyi and Victoria Island with Lagos’ Murtala

Central Airlines   

Status : Unsure

Dates :

**** - ****
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : No further information at this time

Chanchangi Airlines   

Status : Inactive

Dates :

1997 - 2012
Airline Code : 5B : NCH
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : Chanchangi Airlines was established on 05Jan1994 by Alhaji Chanchangi & started operations on 02May1997. Suspended all flights in 2012. Grounded by Nigerian CAA because of lack of aircraft

Chrome Air Services   

Status : Inactive

Dates :

1999* - 2007
Airline Code : -- : CHQ
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : Chrome Air Services was formed in 1990 & ceased operations on 30Apr2007.( Charter service within Nigeria and to other points in West Africa)

City Link Airlines   

Status : Inactive

Dates :

1993 - 1996
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : City Link Airlines began operations in Mar1993 & ceased in 1996

Comet Air   

Status : Not launched

Dates :

(2000)
Airline Code : -- : --
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : No further information at this time

Concord Airlines   

Status : Inactive

Dates :

1990s
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : No further information at this time

Dala Air Services   

Status : Inactive

Dates :

2000* - 2001
Airline Code : -- : DLR
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : No further information at this time

Dalorima Airlines   

Status : Not launched

Dates :

(1999*)
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : The Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority (NCAA) withdrew their air transport licence in 2000

DANA (Dornier Aviation Nigeria) (Yuletide)   

Status : Active

Dates :

1979 - date
Airline Code : -- : DAV
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : DANA (Dornier Aviation Nigeria) operations started on 30Jun1979

Dana Air   

Status : Active

Dates :

2008 - date
Airline Code : 9J : ---
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : Dana Air was established on 08Aug2008 as a wholly-owned subsidiary of the Dana Group. Received its AOC on 05Nov2008 & commenced flight operations on 10Nov2008. Scheduled domestic passenger services

Dan-Musa Transport Services   

Status : Inactive

Dates :

2000* - 2000*
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : The Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority (NCAA) withdrew their air transport licence in 2000

Das Air   

Status : Unsure

Dates :

2004* - 2006*
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : No further information at this time

Dasab Airways   

Status : Inactive

Dates :

2002* - 2007
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : Dasab Airways ceased operations on 30Apr2007

Delta Air Charter   

Status : Unsure

Dates :

1969* - 1969*
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : No further information at this time

Deribe Aviation Services   

Status : Not launched

Dates :

(1999*)
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : The Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority (NCAA) withdrew their air transport licence in 2000

Discovery Air  updated in 2017

Status : Restarting

Dates :

2014 - 2015*
Airline Code : DO : DCV
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : Discovery Air was incorporated on 23Jul2008 & inaugurated flights between Lagos and Abuja using a B.737-300 on 09Jun2014. The Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority (NCAA) suspended the Air Operator Licence (AOC) of Discovery Air in Jan2015, for failing to meet given operating standards but it is hoping to restart

Dominion Air   

Status : Not launched

Dates :

(2013)
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : No further information at this time

Dove Airlines   

Status : Not launched

Dates :

(1999*)
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : The Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority (NCAA) withdrew their air transport licence in 2000

EAN Aviation   

Status : Not launched

Dates :

(2014)
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : No further information at this time

Earth Airlines  updated in 2017

Status : Inactive

Dates :

2002 - 2007
Airline Code : -- : ERX
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : Earth Airlines was established and started operations in 2002. Unfortunately the airline did not meet he Nigerian government's deadline of 30Apr2007 for all airlines operating in the country to re-capitalise or be grounded, in an effort to ensure better services and safety & therefore ceased operations

EAS (Executive Aviation Services)   

Status : Inactive

Dates :

2007* - 2009*
Airline Code : -- : --
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : No further information at this time

EAS Airlines   

Status : Renamed

Dates :

1993 - 2006
Airline Code : -- : EXW
Genealogy : EAS Cargo Airlines >EAS Airlines + Fleet Air Nigeria =>Nicon Airways
Comments : EAS Airlines began operations as EAS Cargo Airlines in 1983. Fleet Air Nigeria formally merged with EAS Airlines to form NICON Airways

EAS Cargo Airlines   

Status : Renamed

Dates :

1983 - 1993
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : EAS Cargo Airlines >EAS Airlines + Fleet Air Nigeria =>Nicon Airways
Comments : EAS Airlines began operations as EAS Cargo Airlines in 1983. Fleet Air Nigeria formally merged with EAS Airlines to form NICON Airways

Easy Link  updated in 2017

Status : Inactive

Dates :

2002* - 2006
Airline Code : -- : FYE
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : The Nigerian government set a deadline of 30Apr2007 for all airlines operating in the country to re-capitalise or be grounded, in an effort to ensure better services and safety

Eco Air   

Status : Unsure

Dates :

2004* - 2004*
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : No further information at this time

Elders Colonial Airways   

Status : Inactive

Dates :

1935 - 1940
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : Elders Colonial Airways was formed on 07Nov1935. It commenced flights on 13Oct1937 & ceased operations on 14Jun1940

El-Shaddai Transport   

Status : Unconfirmed

Dates :

(****)
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : The Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority (NCAA) withdrew their air transport licence in 2000

Emirate Touch Aviation Services   

Status : Active

Dates :

2012* - date
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : Millennium Air >Emirate Touch Aviation
Comments : No further information at this time

Emma-Nik Aviation Services   

Status : Inactive

Dates :

(1999*)
Airline Code : -- : EMM
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : The Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority (NCAA) withdrewtheir air transport licence in 2000

Empire Aviation Services   

Status : Active

Dates :

1999* - date
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : No further information at this time

Evergreen Aviation Nigeria   

Status : Not launched

Dates :

(1999*)
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : The Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority (NCAA) withdrew their air transport licence in 2000

ExecuJet Nigeria   

Status : Not launched

Dates :

(2014)
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : No further information at this time

Executair   

Status : Unsure

Dates :

**** - ****
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : No further information at this time

Executive Airline Service   

Status : Unsure

Dates :

1993 - 2004*
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : No further information at this time

Falcon Airlines   

Status : Inactive

Dates :

**** - ****
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : No further information at this time

Farproden Air Lines   

Status : Not launched

Dates :

(1991)
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : The Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority (NCAA) withdrew their air transport licence in 2000

Fassey Aviation   

Status : Inactive

Dates :

1996* - 1997*
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : No further information at this time

Fastjet Nigeria   

Status : Not launched

Dates :

(2014)
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : No further information at this time

Fayban Express Cargo   

Status : Inactive

Dates :

1996* - 1996*
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : No further information at this time

Fegan Aviation   

Status : Unsure

Dates :

1995* - 1996*
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : No further information at this time

Fezel Air   

Status : Inactive

Dates :

1993* - 1995
Airline Code : -- : --
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : No further information at this time

FirstNation Airways   

Status : Active

Dates :

2011 - date
Airline Code : -- : FRN
Genealogy : FirstNation Airways
Comments : FirstNation Airways was formed by the staff of Bellview Airlines. Suspended operations on 02Sep2016. Restarted on 18Sep2016

Flash Airlines   

Status : Inactive

Dates :

1985* - 1996
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : No further information at this time

Fleet Air Nigeria   

Status : Renamed

Dates :

2005* - 2006
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : EAS Cargo Airlines >EAS Airlines + Fleet Air Nigeria =>Nicon Airways
Comments : EAS Airlines began operations as EAS Cargo Airlines in 1983. Fleet Air Nigeria formally merged with EAS Airlines to form NICON Airways

Foremost Aviation   

Status : Inactive

Dates :

1992 - 1994
Airline Code : -- : --
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : No further information at this time

Freedom Air   

Status : Not launched

Dates :

(2010)
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : No further information at this time

Freedom Air Services  updated in 2017

Status : Inactive

Dates :

2001 - 2007
Airline Code : -- : FFF
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : Freedom Air Services was established on 28May1998 by Garba Kabo Shitu. Started operations in Oct2001 & ceased on 30Apr2007

Fresh Air   

Status : Inactive

Dates :

2001* - 2007
Airline Code : -- : FRR
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : Fresh Air was founded in 1998. Operations ceased by Government for not re-capitalising on 30Apr2007. Cargo flights within and outside Nigeria

Fresh Air Cargo   

Status : Inactive

Dates :

2001* - 2007
Airline Code : -- : FRR
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : No further information at this time

Friendship Airlines   

Status : Not launched

Dates :

(1999*)
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : The Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority (NCAA) withdrew their air transport licence in 2000

Galaxy Airways   

Status : Unsure

Dates :

1988* - 1988*
Airline Code : -- : GXY
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : No further information at this time

GAS Air   

Status : Inactive

Dates :

1973* - 2000
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : GAS Air was formed in 1973 to operate scheduled international cargo services

GAS Air Cargo   

Status : Unsure

Dates :

1979 - 1983*
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : No further information at this time

Geminair   

Status : Unsure

Dates :

1974* - 1975*
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : No further information at this time

Global Air Link   

Status : Unsure

Dates :

**** - ****
Airline Code : -- : GB
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : The Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority (NCAA) withdrew their air transport licence in 2000

Global Airlines   

Status : Unsure

Dates :

1994* - 1994*
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : No further information at this time

Gold Airlines   

Status : Inactive

Dates :

**** - 2000
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : The Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority (NCAA) withdrew Gold Airlines'r air transport licence in 2000

Green Africa Airways   

Status : Not launched

Dates :

(2016)
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : Green Africa Airways, a new airline start-up founded in Lagos, has been granted an air transport license

Green Wing   

Status : Not launched

Dates :

(1999*)
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : The Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority (NCAA) withdrew their air transport licence in 2000

Greendale Aviation   

Status : Inactive

Dates :

**** - ****
Airline Code : -- : ORE
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : The Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority (NCAA) withdrew their air transport licence in 2000

Greenland Air Services   

Status : Not launched

Dates :

(2000*)
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : The Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority (NCAA) withdrew their air transport licence in 2000

Gulumba Air Services   

Status : Unconfirmed

Dates :

(1999*)
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : The Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority (NCAA) withdrew their air transport licence in 2000

Gyro Air   

Status : Active

Dates :

2012* - date
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : No further information at this time

Habib Aero   

Status : Not launched

Dates :

(1999*)
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : The Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority (NCAA) withdrew their air transport licence in 2000

Hak Air   

Status : Not launched

Dates :

(2014)
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : Hak Air was founded on 26Jan1990 as an aircraft chartering and leasing company associated primarily with the Hajj. Still hoping to start after AOC granted in Jun2014

Hamzair   

Status : Inactive

Dates :

1983 - 1983
Airline Code : -- : --
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : No further information at this time

Harca Air Services   

Status : Unsure

Dates :

1994 - 1995*
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : Harco Air Services >Harca Air Services
Comments : Harco Air Services was renamed to Harca Air Services

Harco Air Services   

Status : Renamed

Dates :

1992 - 1994
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : Harco Air Services >Harca Air Services
Comments : Harco Air Services was renamed to Harca Air Services

Harka Air Services (Harco Air Services)   

Status : Inactive

Dates :

1994 - 2001*
Airline Code : -- : --
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : No further information at this time

Harrier Airlines   

Status : Planned

Dates :

2017 >
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : Harrier Airlines intends to offer scheduled services in late 2017

Havillah Air Services   

Status : Unsure

Dates :

**** - 1999*
Airline Code : -- : HAV
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : The Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority (NCAA) withdrew their air transport licence in 2000

Hold-Trade Air Services  updated in 2017

Status : Inactive

Dates :

1991 - 2000
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : Hold-Trade Air Services was founded in 1991. Domestic passenger and cargo charter servoces out of Kaduna. Eventually ceased operating.

Horizon Airlines   

Status : Not launched

Dates :

(1999*)
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : The Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority (NCAA) withdrew their air transport licence in 2000

IAT Cargo   

Status : Inactive

Dates :

1997* - 1998*
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : No further information at this time

Ibom Airlines   

Status : Not launched

Dates :

(2013)
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : No further information at this time

Imo Air   

Status : Active

Dates :

2017 - date
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : Imo Air inaugurated scheduled commercial operations in mid Jan2017

Impala Air   

Status : Unsure

Dates :

1990s
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : No further information at this time

Intercontinental Airlines   

Status : Inactive

Dates :

1978 - 1990
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : Air Vanni >Intercontinental Airlines
Comments : Intercontinental Airlines was fromed as Air Vanni

Interdiscount Travels   

Status : Not launched

Dates :

(1999*)
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : The Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority (NCAA) withdrew their air transport licence in 2000

International Air Tours   

Status : Inactive

Dates :

1996* - 1996*
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : No further information at this time

International Air Tours   

Status : Unsure

Dates :

2004* - 2006*
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : No further information at this time

Interstate Airlines   

Status : Inactive

Dates :

1990s
Airline Code : -- : IAE
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : No further information at this time

IRS Airlines  updated in 2017

Status : Inactive

Dates :

2002 - 2013
Airline Code : -- : LVB
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : IRS Airlines operations started on 15Mar2002. Scheduled domestic passenger services from Murtala Mohammed Airport, Ikela. License suspended by the Nigerian Aviation Authorities in 2004 for 'unethical practices' but allowed to resume operations. On 07Nov2013 it was grounded by Nigerian CAA because of lack of aircraft but had hoped to resume operations early 2014

Isiaku Rabiu & Sons Air Services   

Status : Not launched

Dates :

(1999*)
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : The Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority (NCAA) withdrew their air transport licence in 2000

Izy Air   

Status : Active

Dates :

2011* - date
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : No further information at this time

Jambo Air   

Status : Unsure

Dates :

1980s
Airline Code : -- : --
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : No further information at this time

Jambo Airlines   

Status : Inactive

Dates :

1987* - 1987*
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : The Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority (NCAA) withdrew their air transport licence in 2000

Jason Air Cargo Services   

Status : Not launched

Dates :

(1999*)
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : The Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority (NCAA) withdrew their air transport licence in 2000

Javs Airlines   

Status : Not launched

Dates :

(1999*)
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : The Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority (NCAA) withdrew their air transport licence in 2000

JEDAir   

Status : Active

Dates :

2010 - date
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : Wings Aviation >>JEDAir
Comments : No further information at this time

Jet Taxi Transport   

Status : Active

Dates :

2011* - date
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : No further information at this time

jetWest Airways  added in 2017

Status : Planned

Dates :

2017 >
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : jetWest Airways is a proposed lo-cost carrier based at Lagos Murtala Muhammad (LOS)

Kabo Air  updated in 2017

Status : Restarting

Dates :

1981 - 2017*
Airline Code : N9 : QNK
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : Kabo Air was established in Feb1980 by Dr. Alhaji Muhammadu Adamu Dankabo and started operations on 15Apr1981. Appears to have suspended operations due to tax problems but hopes to restart

Kabu Air Cargo  updated in 2017

Status : Unsure

Dates :

1992* - 1992*
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : Kabu Air Cargo landed safely after the 2 starboard engines fell of a B707 in 1992

Kati Air (Kano Transport International)   

Status : Inactive

Dates :

1983* - 1997
Airline Code : -- : KTI
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : No further information at this time

Kenuz Airlines   

Status : Unsure

Dates :

1990s
Airline Code : -- : KNS
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : No further information at this time

King Airlines   

Status : Active

Dates :

2007* - date
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : No further information at this time

Koda Air   

Status : Unsure

Dates :

2001* - 2001*
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : No further information at this time

Kolkol Airlines   

Status : Inactive

Dates :

1994* - 2000*
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : No further information at this time

Lampex Airlines   

Status : Unconfirmed

Dates :

(****)
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : No further information at this time

Landford Airlines   

Status : Not launched

Dates :

(1999*)
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : The Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority (NCAA) withdrew their air transport licence in 2000

Maga Transport Services   

Status : Unconfirmed

Dates :

(****)
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : No further information at this time

Maina Air   

Status : Inactive

Dates :

1994 - 1999
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : No further information at this time

Mambay Aviation   

Status : Unconfirmed

Dates :

(****)
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : No further information at this time

Mangal Airlines   

Status : Renamed

Dates :

2006 - 2008
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : Mangal Airlines >MaxAir
Comments : MaxAir was formed by Alhaji Mangal as Mangal Airlines and rebranded in 2008

Manyatta Engineering Services   

Status : Not launched

Dates :

(2014)
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : No further information at this time

Maple Aviation Logistics  added in 2017

Status : Active

Dates :

2014* - date
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : Maple Aviation Logistics is private plane charter in Lekki, Lagos that plans to venture into the scheduled domestic passenger services market

MAS Airlines (Morgan Air Services)   

Status : Inactive

Dates :

1996* - 1996*
Airline Code : -- : MGN
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : No further information at this time

MaxAir   

Status : Active

Dates :

2008 - date
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : Mangal Airlines >MaxAir
Comments : MaxAir was formed by Alhaji Mangal as Mangal Airlines and rebranded in 2008

Mebazo Package Tours   

Status : Not launched

Dates :

(1999*)
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : The Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority (NCAA) withdrew their air transport licence in 2000

Med-View Airline   

Status : Active

Dates :

2007 - date
Airline Code : VL : MEV
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : Med-View Airline was formed in 2007

Merchant Express Aviation Services  updated in 2017

Status : Inactive

Dates :

1994 - 1999
Airline Code : MX : MXX
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : Merchant Express Aviation Services was established 11May1990 & operations started on 04Oct1994. Operated a single B707-323C on cargo flights to Europe but eventually ceased operating in 1969

Meridian Airlines  updated in 2017

Status : Inactive

Dates :

2004* - 2014*
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : Meridian Airlines ceased operations

Millenium Air   

Status : Renamed

Dates :

2003 - 2006*
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : Millennium Air >Emirate Touch Aviation
Comments : No further information at this time

Morgan International   

Status : Not launched

Dates :

(1999*)
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : The Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority (NCAA) withdrew their air transport licence in 2000

Nas Air Nigeria   

Status : Not launched

Dates :

(1999*)
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : The Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority (NCAA) withdrew their air transport licence in 2000

National One   

Status : Renamed

Dates :

2013 - 2013
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : No further information at this time

New Africa Airlines   

Status : Not launched

Dates :

(2006)
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : No further information at this time

Nexus Aviation   

Status : Inactive

Dates :

2003* - 2003
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : Nexus Aviation had its AOC suspended in 2003 by the Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority (NCAA)

NICON Airways   

Status : Inactive

Dates :

2006 - 2009*
Airline Code : -- : NCN
Genealogy : EAS Cargo Airlines >EAS Airlines + Fleet Air Nigeria =>Nicon Airways
Comments : EAS Airlines began operations as EAS Cargo Airlines in 1983. Fleet Air Nigeria formally merged with EAS Airlines to form NICON Airways

Nigeria Air Services   

Status : Inactive

Dates :

1946 - 1947
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : No further information at this time

Nigeria Airlines.com   

Status : Not launched

Dates :

(2004)
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : No further information at this time

Nigeria Airways  updated in 2017

Status : Inactive

Dates :

1961 - 2003
Airline Code : WT : ---
Genealogy : West African Airways Corporation Nigeria >Nigeria Airways
Comments : Nigeria Airways, founded on 23Aug1958 (after the dissolution of WAAC(1946<)) was inaugurated during the tenure of Chief Samuel Ladoke Akintola as Minister of Aviation giving Nigeria its fledging national airline on 01May1959. Commenced operations as West African Airways Corporation Nigeria on 01Oct1958. Rebranded on 22Jan1961 & Ceased operations in mid-2003 due to financial difficulties

NigeriaGlobal   

Status : Not launched

Dates :

(2004)
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : No further information at this time

Nigerian Eagle   

Status : Not launched

Dates :

(2014)
Airline Code : NG : NIG
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : No further information at this time

Nigerian Eagle Airlines   

Status : Renamed

Dates :

2009 - 2010
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : Virgin Nigeria >Nigerian Eagle Airlines >Air Nigeria
Comments : Air Nigeria commenced operations on 28Jun2005 as Virgin Nigeria. Was renamed to Nigerian Eagle Airlines on 17Sep2009 & to Air Nigeria on 02Jun2010, Ceased operations on 10Sep2012

Nigerian Trade Wings   

Status : Unsure

Dates :

1978* - 1979*
Airline Code : -- : --
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : No further information at this time

North-East Airlines   

Status : Unsure

Dates :

1995* - 1995*
Airline Code : -- : NEN
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : No further information at this time

Northern Air Charter   

Status : Unsure

Dates :

1981* - 1981
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : The Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority (NCAA) withdrew their air transport licence in 2000

Northern Air Service   

Status : Inactive

Dates :

1982* - 1982*
Airline Code : -- : --
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : No further information at this time

Northwest Air Services   

Status : Unsure

Dates :

**** - ****
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : No further information at this time

Nyemoni Airways   

Status : Not launched

Dates :

(1991)
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : No further information at this time

OAS Helicopters  added in 2017

Status : Active

Dates :

20016 - date
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : Odengene Air-Shuttle Services Limited is an indigenous aviation company registered by the Corporate Affairs Commission (CAC) on the 04Feb1992 and licensed by the Nigeria Civil Aviation Authority (NCAA) to provide commercial flight services. The helicopter wing of the company (OAS Helicopters) began commercial flight activity in Feb2006. The company’s head office, which serves as its first heliport, is situated at No. 1 Mobolaji Bank Anthony Way Maryland, Ikeja, Lagos, Nigeria. The company was founded by Captain Evarest Nnaji

OBA (Omni-Blu)  added in 2017

Status : Active

Dates :

2017* - date
Airline Code : -- : OMB
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : OBA (Omni-Blu) is a business and private charter carrier based out of Lagos Murtala Muhammad (LOS)

Odengene Air  updated in 2017

Status : Active

Dates :

1992* - date
Airline Code : -- : OHS
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : Odengene Air-Shuttle Services Limited is an indigenous aviation company registered by the Corporate Affairs Commission (CAC) on the 04Feb1992 and licensed by the Nigeria Civil Aviation Authority (NCAA) to provide commercial flight services. The company’s operation covers two areas of flight activities: rotary-wing and fixed-wing. The rotary-wing is operated under OAS Helicopters while the fixed-wing is operated as Odengene Air

Okada Air   

Status : Inactive

Dates :

1983 - 2003
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : Okada Air was founded in 1983 & started operations in Sep1983

Omar Air   

Status : Inactive

Dates :

**** - ****
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : No further information at this time

Omni Air   

Status : Active

Dates :

2004* - date
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : Omni Air was formed in 2004

Onedot Aviation   

Status : Inactive

Dates :

2003* - 2008*
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : Onedot Aviation was formed in 2003

Oriental Airlines   

Status : Inactive

Dates :

1990 - 2003
Airline Code : -- : OAC
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : Oriental Airlines was founded in 1989

Overland Airways   

Status : Active

Dates :

2003 - date
Airline Code : OJ : OLA
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : Overland Airways operations started 24Nov2003 with domestic scheduled services from Lagos

Overnight Cargo Nigeria   

Status : Unsure

Dates :

**** - ****
Airline Code : -- : --
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : No further information at this time

Pan African Airlines   

Status : Active

Dates :

1961 - date
Airline Code : PE : ---
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : No further information at this time

Pan Nnannah Airways   

Status : Not launched

Dates :

(2000*)
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : The Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority (NCAA) withdrew their air transport licence in 2000

PMAS Regional Airlines   

Status : Unsure

Dates :

**** - ****
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : No further information at this time

Premier Airlines   

Status : Not launched

Dates :

(2005)
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : No further information at this time

Premium Air Shuttle (PAS)   

Status : Inactive

Dates :

1999* - 2006*
Airline Code : -- : EMI
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : No further information at this time

Prime Air Services  updated in 2017

Status : Active

Dates :

2000* - 2016*
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : Prime Air Services was founded in Apr2000. It operated out of Abuja, Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport to other parts of Nigeria and, the rest of the world

Private Airlines   

Status : Not launched

Dates :

(2010)
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : No further information at this time

Rahamaniyya Airlines   

Status : Not launched

Dates :

(2014)
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : No further information at this time

Red 1 Xpress   

Status : Not launched

Dates :

(2010)
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : No further information at this time

Regina Air   

Status : Not launched

Dates :

(2013)
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : No further information at this time

Re-Routine Air   

Status : Active

Dates :

2012 - date
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : No further information at this time

RiteTime   

Status : Inactive

Dates :

**** - ****
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : No further information at this time

RN Air Cargo   

Status : Unsure

Dates :

**** - ****
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : No further information at this time

Routair Aviation   

Status : Inactive

Dates :

1994* - 1998
Airline Code : -- : RUT
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : No further information at this time

Royal Airlines   

Status : Unconfirmed

Dates :

(****)
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : No further information at this time

Royal Phonix Air   

Status : Unconfirmed

Dates :

(****)
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : No further information at this time

Royal Star Airlines   

Status : Unsure

Dates :

1995* - 1995*
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : No further information at this time

Sallbas Airlines   

Status : Not launched

Dates :

(1999*)
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : The Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority (NCAA) withdrew their air transport licence in 2000

Savannah Airlines   

Status : Unsure

Dates :

2001* - 2003*
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : No further information at this time

Savva Airlines   

Status : Not launched

Dates :

(1989*)
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : No further information at this time

Selcon International   

Status : Inactive

Dates :

1993* - 1993*
Airline Code : -- : --
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : No further information at this time

Shaft Air Services   

Status : Not launched

Dates :

(1999*)
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : The Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority (NCAA) withdrew their air transport licence in 2000

Sky Air Cargo  updated in 2017

Status : Unsure

Dates :

1985 - 1990
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : Arax Airlines >SkyAir Cargo >Transway Air International >SkyAir Cargo
Comments : Arax Airlines was formed in 1977 with help from Int'l Development Corp. Reorganized in 1985 & renamed to Sky Air Cargo. Relocated to Liberia. Renamed to Transway Air International and eventually to SkyAir Cargo (Cargo carrier)

Sky Executive Airlines   

Status : Inactive

Dates :

**** - ****
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : No further information at this time

SkyBird Air   

Status : Active

Dates :

2011* - date
Airline Code : -- : KYC
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : No further information at this time

Skybridge Airline   

Status : Not launched

Dates :

(2008)
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : No further information at this time

Skyjet Aviation (Barbedos Aviation Services)   

Status : Active

Dates :

2012* - date
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : No further information at this time

Skylimit Jet and Charter Services   

Status : Unsure

Dates :

2010* - 2010*
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : No further information at this time

Skyline   

Status : Unsure

Dates :

1999 - 2008*
Airline Code : -- : SMT
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : No further information at this time

Skypower Express Airways (Express Airways Nigeria)  updated in 2017

Status : Inactive

Dates :

1985 - 2007
Airline Code : -- : EAN
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : Scheduled and charter services in Nigeria and neighbouring countries. Ceased operations

Slok Airlines   

Status : Renamed

Dates :

2004 - 2004
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : >Slok Air International
Comments : No further information at this time

SMA Airlines   

Status : Inactive

Dates :

1999* - 2000*
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : No further information at this time

Sobreiro Air   

Status : Not launched

Dates :

(1991)
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : No further information at this time

Sosoliso Airlines   

Status : Inactive

Dates :

2000 - 2007
Airline Code : SO : OSL
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : Sosoliso Airlines was established in 1994 and started operations in Jul2000. Ceased operations on 30Apr2007. Domestic services from it's base at Enugu in eastern Nigeria

Space World International Airlines   

Status : Inactive

Dates :

2004* - 2007
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : Space World International Airlines ceased operations on 30Apr2007

Sparrows Air   

Status : Not launched

Dates :

(2000)
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : NCAA withdrew Sparrows Airs' air transport licence in 2000

Stallion Air   

Status : Not launched

Dates :

(1999*)
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : The Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority (NCAA) withdrew their air transport licence in 2000

TaK Aviation   

Status : Unsure

Dates :

2010 - 2012*
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : No further information at this time

TAS (Thames Air Services & Charter)   

Status : Inactive

Dates :

1993* - 1994
Airline Code : -- : TMQ
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : No further information at this time

TAT Nigeria   

Status : Inactive

Dates :

2008* - 2009*
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : No further information at this time

TopBrass Aviation   

Status : Active

Dates :

2011* - date
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : No further information at this time

Toucan Aviation   

Status : Active

Dates :

2015* - date
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : No further information at this time

Tradecraft Air   

Status : Active

Dates :

2010* - date
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : No further information at this time

Trans African Airlines   

Status : Unconfirmed

Dates :

(****)
Airline Code : -- : --
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : No further information at this time

Trans Sahara Air   

Status : Unsure

Dates :

2001 - 2006*
Airline Code : -- : SBJ
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : No further information at this time

Trans Sahel Airlines   

Status : Inactive

Dates :

1985^ - 1995
Airline Code : -- : --
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : No further information at this time

Trans Sky Airlines   

Status : Not launched

Dates :

(2006)
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : No further information at this time

Trans-Air Services   

Status : Unsure

Dates :

1990s
Airline Code : -- : --
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : No further information at this time

Triax Airlines   

Status : Not launched

Dates :

(2013*)
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : No further information at this time

Triax Airlines (Triax Air Services)   

Status : Inactive

Dates :

1992 - 2000
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : No further information at this time

United Air Express   

Status : Inactive

Dates :

Early 1990s
Airline Code : -- : --
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : No further information at this time

United Air Services (UAS Cargo)   

Status : Inactive

Dates :

1980s
Airline Code : -- : --
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : No further information at this time

Venture Africa Airlines   

Status : Not launched

Dates :

(1995*)
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : No further information at this time

Virgin Nigeria   

Status : Renamed

Dates :

2005 - 2009
Airline Code : VK : VGN
Genealogy : Virgin Nigeria >Nigerian Eagle Airlines >Air Nigeria
Comments : Air Nigeria commenced operations on 28Jun2005 as Virgin Nigeria. Was renamed to Nigerian Eagle Airlines on 17Sep2009 & to Air Nigeria on 02Jun2010, Ceased operations on 10Sep2012

West African Airways Corporation Nigeria  updated in 2017

Status : Renamed

Dates :

1958 - 1961
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : West African Airways Corporation Nigeria >Nigeria Airways
Comments : [Nigeria Airways, founded on 23Aug1958 (after the dissolution of WAAC(1946<)) was inaugurated during the tenure of Chief Samuel Ladoke Akintola as Minister of Aviation giving Nigeria its fledging national airline on 01May1959. Commenced operations as West African Airways Corporation Nigeria on 01Oct1958. Rebranded on 22Jan1961 & Ceased operations in mid-2003 due to financial difficulties]

West African Venturers   

Status : Inactive

Dates :

1975 - 1975
Airline Code : -- : --
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : No further information at this time

West Coast Airlines   

Status : Not launched

Dates :

(2010)
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : No further information at this time

West Link Airlines   

Status : Not launched

Dates :

(2014)
Airline Code : -- : WLN
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : West Link Airlines' AOC granted in Jun2014

Western Airlines   

Status : Not launched

Dates :

(1999*)
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : The Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority (NCAA) withdrew their air transport licence in 2000

Wings Aviation   

Status : Renamed

Dates :

2001* - 2012
Airline Code : -- : TWD
Genealogy : Wings Aviation >>JEDAir
Comments : Wings Aviation merged into JEDAir in 2012

Yakamata Air Services   

Status : Not launched

Dates :

(1999*)
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : The Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority (NCAA) withdrew their air transport licence in 2000

Yvic Air   

Status : Inactive

Dates :

1992* - 1997
Airline Code : -- : VYC
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : No further information at this time

Zenith Air   

Status : Inactive

Dates :

1992 - 1994*
Airline Code : -- : --
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : No further information at this time
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