Capital Airlines (Nigeria)


Capital Airlines (Nigeria)

Infobox Airline
airline = Capital Airlines Limited
fleet_size = 4
destinations = 4
IATA =
ICAO = NCP
callsign = CAPITAL SHUTTLE
founded = 2003
headquarters = flagicon|Nigeria Lagos, Nigeria
hubs = Murtala Mohammed Int'l Airport

Capital Airlines Limited is an airline based at Murtala Mohammed International Airport in Lagos, Nigeria. It was established in 2003 and operates scheduled domestic services and charters.cite news | title= Directory: World Airlines | work= Flight International | page= 61 | date= 2007-04-03]

History

The Nigerian government set a deadline of April 30 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. [ [http://allafrica.com/stories/200705050045.html All Africa.com] 5 May 2007]

Destinations

Capital Airlines operates services to the following domestic scheduled destinations (at July2007) [ [http://www.capitalairnigeria.com/] ] :
* Lagos
* Abuja
* Ilorin

Fleet

The Capital Airlines fleet includes the following aircraft (at March 2007) :
*2 Embraer EMB 120 Brasilia

References


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