This is a list of airports in Nigeria, grouped by type and sorted by location. Nigeria has 32 airports, 26 of which are operated by the Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria (FAAN), and five of which are functional international airports.
How much does it cost to build an airport in Nigeria?
Nigeria’s Anambra State Governor Willie Obiano approved the investment of NGN5 billion (USD25.
Is there an airport in Osun State?
Abiola International Airport, also known as Ido-Osun Airport, is currently under construction. The airport was originally set to open in May-2014. Abiola International will serve Nigeria’s Osun State and will feature a 3000m runway.
Does Bayelsa have airport?
The Bayelsa State International Airport will commence commercial flight operations next month following the signing of a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) between the state government and the United Nigeria Airlines yesterday.
When was the first plane crash in Nigeria?
The Kano air disaster was a chartered Boeing 707 passenger flight on 22 January 1973 that crashed while attempting to land at Kano International Airport. It is the deadliest aviation disaster ever to take place in Nigeria, as 176 passengers and crew perished in the crash.
Kano air disaster.