An overview of Trend, Composition and Structure of Nigeria aviation sector performance



This paper described some stylized facts about aviation sector performance in Nigeria before and during deregulation of the sector, it was obvious that Air transportation promote economic growth and development in Nigeria through employment generation, enhance trade and encourage tourism. The major objective of this paper is to give a clear picture about the structure, trend and composition of Nigeria aviation sector in terms of operation of domestic airline as means to generate income, employment, trade and other basic amenities. Based on our findings, Air transport liberalization will benefit both consumer and Nigeria Aviation sector, and the study recommend that growing in the open skies policies through increase in passenger carrier by allowing competition will served as a tool for achieving deregulation of aviation sector. 


Nigeria Aviation, Transport, Performance, Liberalisation

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