United Nigeria Airlines, officially known as United Nigeria Airlines Limited, is a private airline founded in 2020 and headquartered in Enugu, Nigeria. It serves as one of the recent additions to the Nigerian aviation sector, having secured its Air Operators Certificate (AOC) on 1 February 2021. With an operating base at Enugu International Airport, the airline was established with the aim of providing reliable flight services across major cities in Nigeria.
United Nigeria Airlines offers scheduled flights to nine prominent Nigerian cities including Abuja, Anambra, Asaba, Bayelsa, Delta, Enugu, Imo, Lagos, and Port Harcourt. The airline marked its inaugural flight on 12 February 2021, traveling from Lagos to Enugu with a full passenger load.
The primary aircraft in the United Nigeria Airlines fleet is the Embraer ERJ-145LR. As of February 2021, the airline operates four of these 50-seater aircraft with two more on order.
- IATA: U5
- ICAO: UNA
Official site: flyunitednigeria.com