Q4 2016 and Full Year 2016 Air Transportation Data
Throughout 2016, the performance of the different parts of the Nigerian Aviation sector varied. There were large increases in the volume of both cargo and mail, especially in the final quarter. By contrast, most airports recorded a decline in the number of aircrafts to land and depart. Output in the Air Transport Sector, as well as its contribution to GDP, declined in 2016. During the year, several airlines had operational issues, and either cut back on services provided, or stopped operations entirely.
Data source: National Bureau of Statistics / Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria (FAAN)