Overland Airways

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Overland Airways
IATA ICAO Callsign
Founded 2002
Hubs Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport
Fleet size 9
Destinations 10
Parent company Overland Airways Limited
Headquarters Ikeja, Lagos State, Nigeria
Website http://www.overlandairways.com/

Overland Airways is an airline based in Ikeja, Lagos State.[1] Its main base is Murtala Muhammed International Airport, Ikeja, with a hub at Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport, Abuja.[2]


The airline commenced operations in 2002 and has 194 employees. The Nigerian government set a deadline of 30 April 2007 for all airlines operating in the country to re-capitalise or be grounded, in an effort to ensure better services and safety. The airline satisfied the Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority (NCAA)’s criteria in terms of re-capitalization and was re-registered for operation.

Overland Airways is IOSA certified.


Domestic scheduled destinations:[3]


The Overland Airways fleet includes the following aircraft:[4]

Overland Airways
Aircraft In fleet Passengers Notes
ATR 42 4 48
ATR 72 3 70
Beechcraft 1900D 2 19
Total 9


  1. ^ "Ticket Outlets." Overland Airways. Retrieved on 27 November 2010. "Lagos (Head Office) Travel Centre Shop 17, Simbiat Abiola Road Off Mobolaji Bank Anthony Way Ikeja."
  2. ^ "Directory: World Airlines". Flight International. 2007-04-10. p. 60. 
  3. ^ http://www.overlandairways.com/travel-information/destinations.aspx
  4. ^ http://www.overlandairways.com/about-us/aircraft-fleet.aspx

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