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Azman Air Services Limited which is more commonly known as 'Azman Air' is a Nigerian based domestic airline that has its hub base in Mallam Aminu Kano International Airport (KAN). The airline has scheduled charter flights to over 10 domestic destinations across Nigeria including Abuja, Birnin Kebbi, Gombe, Kaduna, Kano, Lagos, Maiduguri, Port-Harcourt, Owerri, Asaba and Benin.

The airline was founded in 2010 and commenced operations in 2014 with its first flight to Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport (ABV). Azman Air has dominated domestic and international airline carriers by offering passengers cheap and comfortable flights to destinations across Nigeria.

Azman Air operates several Boeing aircraft for its domestic services which can carry over 1,000 passengers at one time.

Baggage Policy

Azman Air has different baggage rules for carry-on and checked baggage. Scroll down to find out more about Azman Air's baggage rules.

Carry-on Baggage

Azman Air passengers are allowed to take hand baggage in the cabin only if the luggage does not exceed 10kg, and it doesn't surpass 15cm x 25cm x 37cm dimension. Additionally, passengers are also allowed to carry a purse, handbag or laptop onboard their flight.

Checked Baggage

Azman Air allows passengers to check-in up to 20 kg of checked baggage for Economy Class passengers and 30 kg for Business Class passengers. Infants are allowed 10 kg. If your baggage is more than the free baggage allowance you will be charged a fee.

Checked baggage heavier than 32 kg will not be accepted by the airline because of international health and safety regulations. It would have to be transported as cargo or split into two pieces of checked baggage.

Passengers wish to add excess baggage to the booking can do so during our booking process or contact our customer service team if you've booked with us.

Cabin Classes

Azman Air has 2 cabin classes - Economy and Business class.

Economy Class

Economy Class Facilities

The airline operates small flights on its Boeing 737-300 and Boeing 737-500 and offers a standard economy class. The airline gives you amenities such as the one free checked piece of baggage, refreshments, meals, drinks and the option of choosing your seat.

Economy Seats

Seats are positioned in a 3 x 3 formation depending on the aircraft, ensuring that each passenger will sit by either a window, aisle or both.

Business Class

Business Class Facilities

You'll receive more comfort in business class, ranging from the legroom, variety of meals to choose from and among other amenities.

Business Seats

Azman Air’s Airbus A340 has two business class seats are located at the front of the economy cabin with a seat configuration of 2-4-2. The airline offers comfortable padded leather seats with ample storage space.

In-flight Entertainment & WIFI

The airline provides an in-flight magazine, 'Fly Safe', for passengers to enjoy a read onboard their flight. Please note that there is no entertainment system, but passengers are welcome to bring their own digital devices on-board.


WiFi is not currently available for passengers.


Azman Air passengers can check in online for a quick and easy airport journey.

Online Check-in

Online check-in is available from 24 hours before the scheduled departure time to two hours before the scheduled departure time. Online check-in is available via the Azman Air website. Passengers would need its booking reference and travel document details in order to proceed with online check-in.

Airport Check-in

Azman Air should check-in passengers 2 hours before their scheduled departure as check-in closes 30 minutes for domestic flights and 60 minutes for international flights before scheduled departure time. When checking in, it's important to ensure to have the required documentation as well as photo identification. For international flights, you will also need to show your valid passport.

Children must have a parent present at check-in, while tickets must be in the passenger’s name. Not doing any of the above may prevent you from not getting to onto your flight. In such instances, you will not receive any compensation.

Frequent Flyer Programme

The airline is doesn't currently have a frequent flyer program.

Airline Alliance

Azman Air isn't currently part of an airline alliance.

Special Services

Azman Air offers a number of special services - please contact the airline directly if you require any special requirements.

Unaccompanied Minors

Azman Air allows children between the ages of 5 and 12 to travel without an adult. Please note that if your child needs to travel solo they must provide all the necessary documentation.

Wheelchair Assistance

If you or a member of your party require wheelchair assistance, please Contact Us. We'll inform Azman Air that you'll need a wheelchair getting to/from the aircraft.

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Destinations that Azman Air flies to

As of October 2022, the airline operates to over 10 scheduled domestic destinations in Nigeria. If you're looking to fly within Nigeria, our guide to domestic flights within Nigeria offers lots of helpful information.

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Hub Airport

Mallam Aminu Kano International Airport

Mallam Aminu Kano International Airport (KAN) is a public airport in Kano, Nigeria and serves the northern Nigeria region. The airport serves almost 400,000 passengers a year. The main terminal with the control tower operates international flights as well as domestic services. Facilities in this airport are minimal. however, there is a small VIP lounge for business class travellers.

This airport is a hub Azman Air, Rano Air and Max Air. Other airlines that fly to and from Mallam Aminu Kano International Airport (KAN) include Air PeaceEgypt AirEthiopian AirlinesFlynasSaudia and many more.


As of October 2022, Azman is operating with a fleet of a mix of Airbus and Boeing fleet including the Airbus 340-600, Boeing 737-300 and Boeing 737-500 aircraft.

Frequently asked questions

Who owns Azman Air?

Azman Air was established in 2010 by businessman Abdulmunaf Yunusa Sarina. Azman Air now operates scheduled flights to a number of major Nigerian cities.

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What if my baggage exceeds permitted limitations?

If baggage allowance exceeds in weight or length dimensions, then you'll be charged an excess baggage fee. Please ensure that you pack carefully and reflect the baggage weight and length when flying with Azman Air in order to avoid extra charges.

Does Azman Air fly to Lagos?

Yes! If you're wanting to buy flights to Lagos you can do so with Azman Air. Azman Air operates domestic flights across Nigeria including Owerri, Abuja and Asaba. Use the search form at the top of the page to begin your search for flights to Lagos.

Where does Azman Air fly to?

Azman Air currently operates flights to destinations within Nigeria including Abuja, Birnin Kebbi, Gombe, Kaduna, Kano, Lagos, Maiduguri, Port-Harcourt, Owerri, Asaba and Benin.