United Nigeria Airlines, one of the newest airlines, which recently obtained a new Air Operators Certificate(AOC) from the Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority(NCAA)is to conduct its inaugural flight on Friday, February 12, 2021 with an EMB145 aircraft.
A statement signed by the Head, Corporate Communications,Achilleus-Chud Uchegbu, informed that the inaugural flight will take off from the domestic wing of Murtala Muhammed Airport (MMA2), Lagos and terminate at the Akanu Ibiam Airport Enugu, the operational base of United Nigeria.
The airline will also operate to Abuja from Enugu and finally return to Lagos.
The United Nigeria inaugural flight will be conducted with an EMB145 aircraft type.
The flight is operated sequel to the issuance of AOC to the airline by the NCAA, having fulfilled all the mandatory regulatory requirements. Regular daily flight operations by United Nigeria to Lagos, Abuja, Asaba, Enugu airports also commences immediately.
According to the airline, Owerri and Port Harcourt will follow shortly.