IRS Airlines

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IRS Airlines
IRS Airlines logo.png
IATA ICAO Callsign
IS LVB SILVERBIRD
Founded2002
Ceased operations2013
HubsMurtala Muhammed International Airport
Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport
Frequent-flyer programT-plus
Fleet size4
Destinations6
Company sloganNow you can go places...
HeadquartersAbuja, FCT, Nigeria
Key people
  • Rabiu Isyaku-Rabiu
  • Yemi Dada
Websitewww.flyirsairlines.com

IRS Airlines Limited was an airline based in Abuja. It operates scheduled domestic passenger services. Its main base is Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport.[1] The airline was established in 2002 and started operations in March 2002.[2] It meanwhile ceased operations.[3]

Destinations[edit]

IRS operated services to the following domestic scheduled destinations as of February 2013:

Fleet[edit]

A Fokker F100 belonging to the airline at Murtala Muhammed International Airport

The IRS Airlines fleet included the following aircraft (as of August 2016):[4]

IRS Airlines
Aircraft In fleet Order Passengers Notes
Fokker 100 4 0 100
Total 4 0

Accidents and Incidents[edit]

  • On 11 May 2014, an IRS Airlines Fokker 100, registered 5N-SIK, was returning from a post maintenance check-up when it crashed near the township of Ganla, Niger. The two pilots survived with undisclosed injuries.[5]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Directory: World Airlines". Flight International. 2007-04-03. p. 94.
  2. ^ Home page IRS Airlines August 13, 2006 Retrieved on 19 October 2009
  3. ^ ch-aviation.com - IRS Airlines retrieved 23 June 2019
  4. ^ "Global Airline Guide 2016 (Part One)". Airliner World (October 2016): 22.
  5. ^ "Archived copy". Archived from the original on 2014-05-11. Retrieved 2014-05-11. Cite uses deprecated parameter |dead-url= (help)CS1 maint: archived copy as title (link)

External links[edit]

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