Nigeria Overflight Permit Regulations

Nigeria Overflight Permits Procedures

Nigeria country has its own set of rules, regulations and procedures for permits to aircraft wishing for landing or even entering their air space, whether you’re operating a private, charter flight, scheduled or non-scheduled operation, passengers or cargo trip, a technical or traffic landing, Prior Permission is mandatory required the application procedures requiring complete flight information and Aircraft documents.

According to Nigeria CAA AIP any aircraft owner/operator intent to fly in Nigeria airspace request has to submit for Nigeria overflight clearance to air transport department at least 48 working hours prior from flight departure schedule. Always include AFTN on your flight plan, but you’ll only need an overfly permit from Nigeria.

Planning to make a passenger flight landing or technical stop, Nigeria Airports Authority have their own regulations regarding the issuance of flight Nigeria Overflight permit as there is generally a payment involved. The charges normally payable would be the Route Navigation Facility Charges for overflight and also landing and parking charges in case of aircraft making halts.

Nigeria is a signatory to the Chicago Convention therefore the conditions of flights and crews should strictly be compliant with ICAO general rules of international air traffic and in accordance with their regulation for transport of troops, equipment, materials and dangerous goods, please write us for more detail information.

Required Details for Obtaining Nigeria Overflight Permit


1 - Flight Schedule
2 - Entry / Exit Points with ATC Route
3 - Lead Passenger Details
4 - Consignee & Consigner Details for Cargo Flights
5 - Aircraft Documents [ AOC, COA, COI, CON, COR]

Overflight Permits Category’s for Adhoc and Private


1 - Overflight Permits (Charter Passenger Flights)
2 - Overflight Permits (Private Passenger Flights)
3 - Overflight Permits (Non-Schedule Cargo Flights)

Overflight Permits Category’s for Block :


1 - Monthly Block Overflight Permits (For Scheduled and Non-schedule Airlines Flights)
2 - Seasonal Block Overflight Permits (Scheduled Commercial Airlines Flights)

Permit Validity


- Nigeria Overflight Permit is normally valid for 72 hours.

Overflight Permit Charge's


We do not charge any type of hidden cost in Civil Aviation Permit Processing Cost and Nigeria Overflight Permits Procedures. Our fee is straight and direct without any additional fees in Nigeria Overflight Permit We do not require large upfront deposits or commitments. We strive to develop long term relationships and we work hard to earn your referrals. Besides receiving essential financial monthly reports these very particular customers expect to entirely rely on professional teams and they offer just that. This trust is earned through our administrative and financial control, as well as our services standards of work.

Nigeria Flight Information Region :


Nigeria Airspace is divided into 01 Flight Information Regions (FIRs)

1 - Kano (DNKK) FIR


Nigeria FIRs ( Entry / Exit Points ) :



West Bound Entry PointWest Bound Exit PointEast Bound Entry PointEast Bound Exit Point
LIREXLIREX USNAV
KIPSAKIPSAMIMBAMIMBA
POLTOPOLTODETARDETAR
 TEMSARISUBRISUB
OPALAOPALAKORUTKORUT
 SEVAXENBUTENBUT
GANDAGANDARAVOTRAVOT
NASTONASTONARABNARAB
BOVDABOVDASIGALSIGAL
GULENGULENKELAKKELAK
DOGONDOGONMOMIGMOMIG
NANOSNANOSEBIMUEBIMU
POMPAPOMPAETRISETRIS
   ONSEV
  GATAGGATAG
  GADUVGADUV
  PONDOPONDO
  TAKUMTAKUM
   DILPI
  OBUDUOBUDU
  IKROPIKROP
  ILBAS
   RALIN
  ARDEXARDEX
  BIPIVBIPIV
   EDUKO

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Our proficient flight support team offering unrivalled support services to any International & Domestic Airports in Nigeria along with their expertise, our permit2fly team can arrange Nigeria Overflight Permits for Ad-hoc Charter Flights, Scheduled Airline Seasonal Block Permits from Civil Aviation Authority of Nigeria according to their legal time frame.

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Nigeria Overflight Permits Procedures