U.S.-Nigeria Air Transport Bilateral Agreement goes live 24 years after first announced

The U.S.-Nigeria Air Transport Agreement has finally officially come, 24 years after the bilateral agreement was provisionally applied in 2000.

The agreement has now come into force officially on May 13, 2024, This announcement was made in a statement dated May 17, 2024, on the official website of the United States Embassy and Consulate in Nigeria.

The agreement establishes a modern civil aviation relationship with Nigeria, consistent with the U.S. Open Skies international aviation policy, and upholds high standards of aviation safety and security.