The Director-General/CEO of the Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority (NCAA), Musa Nuhu has directed airlines flying into the country not to carry more than 200 passengers per flight.
He gave the directive in a memo released on Friday September 4, adding that there was no limit on the number of outgoing passengers.
Each operator also has only one flight on an approved day of operation irrespective of the capacity of aircraft utilised.
The memo reads:
“Following the announcement by the presidential task force (PTF) on COVID-19 on the partial resumption of international flights effective September 5, 2020.
“Kindly note due to the limited number of approved incoming passengers (1,280) allowed daily per each airport, it is not possible to accommodate the requested schedule of airlines.
“The approved schedule is based on a maximum number of 200 passengers per each incoming flight to Nigeria. There is no limit on the number of outgoing passengers.
“Each operator has only one frequency on an approved day of operation irrespective of the capacity of aircraft utilized.”
Here is the flight schedule below;