ALL OPERATORS LETTER (DG 019/20)
Ref: NCAA /DG/AIR/11/16/125
Date: 20th June 2020
To: ALL NIGERIAN OPERATORS AND FOREIGN OPERATORS FLYING INTO NIGERIA
FROM: NIGERIAN CIVIL AVIATION AUTHORITY
ATTN: ACCOUNTABLE MANAGER/ COUNTRY MANAGER
SUBJECT: UPDATE ON CLARIFICATION ON FLIGHT RESTRICTION INTO NIGERIA DUE TO COVID-19 PANDEMIC.
Our letter Ref. No: NCAA /DG/AIR/11/16/121 dated 1st June 2020 with respect to restriction of international flights into Nigeria, refers.
Following the announcement by President Task Force (PTF) on COVID-19 on the resumption of domestic flights, we wish to inform the industry of the following:
- The resumption of domestic flights has been postponed until such a time when a new date is determined and announced.
- The closure of Nigerian airports to all international flights will continue until a date of resumption is determined and announced.
- Emergency and essentials flights are exempted from this restriction and shall comply with the existing COVID-19 protocols for approvals and flight operations.
Please be guided accordingly.
Captain Musa S. Nuhu