According to Aviation in Nigeria, the new flight signifies the return of scheduled operations to the airport following Arik Air's (W3) and Associated Aviation's abandonment of the route last year.
|Overland's advert for Abuja - Akure flights|
Overland Airways (OJ): Abuja - Akure
- Effective February?
- OJ1198 ABV 0945 - 1045 AKR EQV 12345
- OJ1198 ABV 1200 - 1300 AKR EQV 7
- OJ1199 AKR 1100 - 1200 ABV EQV 12345
- OJ1199 AKR 1300 - 1400 ABV EQV 7
Source [Overland Airways]
Akure is a city in the southwestern region of Nigeria, and is the capital of Ondo State. It is the trade centre for a farming region where cocoa, yams, cassava, corn, cotton and tobacco are grown.