Nigeria air safety profile
Last updated: 11 April 2010


  Nigeria
Capital:Abuja
Continent: Africa
Fatal accidents in Nigeria:47
Accidents fatalities in Nigeria:1500

Fatal accidents per year

Audit information
» Nigeria is rated Category 2 in FAA's International Aviation Safety Assessment Program (IASA)
» ICAO Safety Oversight Audit information (conducted between 1999 and 2004)
» ICAO Safety Oversight Audit information (under the Comprehensive Systems Approach, since 2005 )
» 28-AUG-2010: Rated Category I in the FAA IASA program

Nigeria- Accident & incidents:

121 occurrences in the ASN safety database, showing occurrence 1 - 10

date type registration operator fat. location   pic cat
04-DEC-2013Boeing 747-281BSF EK74798 Veteran Airline, opf. Saudi Arabian 0 Abuja Intern...   A1
03-OCT-2013Embraer 120RT Brasilia 5N-BJY Associated Aviation 16 Lagos-Murtal... A1
25-OCT-2012Cessna 208B Grand Caravan 5N-BMJ Taraba State Government 0 near Yola Airport...   A1
03-JUN-2012MD-83 5N-RAM Dana Air 153+ 10 near Lagos-Murtal... A1
14-JUL-2011Cessna 560XL Citation XLS 5N-BMM Pan African Airlines 0 Port Harcour...   A1
12-MAR-2010Alenia/Aeritalia G-222 NAF 950 Nigerian AF 0 Port Harcour...   A2
02-AUG-2009Embraer 120RT Brasilia 5N-BLN Capital Airlines Ltd. 0 Enugu Airpor...   A1
15-MAR-2008Beechcraft 1900D 5N-JAH Wings Aviation 3 near Besi, Obanliku A1
29-OCT-2006Boeing 737-2B7 5N-BFK ADC Airlines 96 Abuja Intern... A1
17-SEP-2006Dornier 228-212 NAF033 Nigerian AF 13 near Vande Ikya A1