The Nigerian government has announced the creation of startup carrier Nigeria Air, which plans to operate 30 aircraft within three to four years. “We are aiming to launch Nigeria Air by the end of this year,” Nigerian aviation minister Hadi Sirika said, unveiling the new airline’s name and branding at the Farnborough Air Show July 18. “We obtained the certificate of compliance from the Nigerian Infrastructure Concession Regulatory Commission (ICRC) two weeks ago and ...

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