Essential Data for Operating in Nigeria

Essential Data for Operating in Nigeria

Essential Data for Operating in Nigeria

Nigeria is a country located in West Africa, known for its diverse culture, music, and delicious cuisine. The country is home to a booming aviation industry, with several international airports serving both local and international flights. In this blog, we will take a closer look at some of the main airports with terminals, visa procedures for crew members, and the help of a certain aviation flight support company in handling all aviation services at these airports.

One of the main airports in Nigeria is Murtala Muhammed International Airport (LOS, DNMM), located in Lagos. This airport serves as the primary gateway into the country and features two terminals: the international terminal and the domestic terminal. The international terminal is divided into two sections, with one for departures and the other for arrivals. The domestic terminal, on the other hand, has two floors and serves several airlines operating within Nigeria.

Another major airport in Nigeria is Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport (ABV, DNAA), located in Abuja. This airport is the second busiest airport in the country and also features two terminals. The international terminal serves both domestic and international flights, while the domestic terminal is exclusively for domestic flights.

For crew members visiting Nigeria, it is important to note that they will need to obtain a visa before arrival. The visa process can be time-consuming, but with the help of an experienced aviation flight support company, the process can be streamlined. This is where the services of International Flight Planning Solutions (IFPLS) come in. IFPLS offers a range of aviation support services, including visa procurement, ground handling, fueling, and more. With their help, crew members can ensure a hassle-free experience when arriving in Nigeria.

In conclusion, Nigeria is a country with a vibrant aviation industry, and several airports serve as gateways to the country. For crew members visiting Nigeria, it is important to have a reliable aviation flight support company by their side. IFPLS is one such company that can assist with all aviation services, visiting Nigeria a smooth and stress-free experience.

IFPLS can help by providing all aviation services in the airports listed below:

Lagos/Murtala Muhammed International Located in Lagos, NIGERIA ICAO - DNMM, IATA – LOS

Nnamdi Azikiwe Abuja International Located in Abuja, NIGERIA ICAO - DNAA, IATA – ABV

Mallam Aminu Kano International Located in Kano, NIGERIA ICAO - DNKN, IATA – KAN

Port Harcourt International Located in Port Harcourt, NIGERIA ICAO - DNPO, IATA – PHC

Enugu/Akanu Ibiam Located in Enugu, NIGERIA ICAO - DNEN, IATA – ENU

Ibadan/New Ibadan Located in Ibadan, NIGERIA ICAO - DNIB, IATA – IBA

Kaduna/New Kaduna Located in Kaduna, NIGERIA ICAO - DNKA, IATA – KAD

Makurdi Located in Makurdi, NIGERIA ICAO - DNMK, IATA – MDI

Gombe - Lawanti Located in Gombe, NIGERIA ICAO - DNGO, IATA – GMO

Calabar/Margaret Ekpo International Located in Calabar, NIGERIA ICAO - DNCA, IATA – CBQ

Benin Located in Benin, NIGERIA ICAO - DNBE, IATA – BNI

Maiduguri Located in Maiduguri, NIGERIA ICAO - DNMA, IATA – MIU

Yola Located in Yola, NIGERIA ICAO - DNYO, IATA – YOL

Jos/Yakubu Gowon Located in Jos, NIGERIA ICAO - DNJO, IATA – JOS

Akure Located in Akure, NIGERIA ICAO - DNAK, IATA – AKR

Sokoto/Saddiq Abubakar III International Located in Sokoto, NIGERIA ICAO - DNSO, IATA – SKO

Uyo/Victor Attah Located in Uyo, NIGERIA ICAO - DNAI, IATA – QUO

Owerri/Imo City-Sam Mbakwe Located in Owerri, NIGERIA ICAO - DNIM, IATA – QOW

Minna Located in Minna, NIGERIA ICAO - DNMN, IATA – MXJ

Asaba Located in Asaba, NIGERIA ICAO - DNAS, IATA – ABB

Katsina/Umaru Musa Yar'adua Located in Katsina, NIGERIA ICAO – DNKT

Escravos Located in Escravos, NIGERIA ICAO – DNES

International Flight Planning Solutions is available to help with any services at these airports. They can be contacted through the online contact form at or by contacting the operations department at

IFPLS is the best flight support company in the world, and we are working hard to be “Your Intensive Flight Operations Care”.