IRS Airlines

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IRS Airlines Limited is a domestic and international passenger airline based in Abuja, Nigeria. It operates regular scheduled domestic passenger services throughout Nigeria with its main base at Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport in Abuja.


IRS Airlines has been in operation since March 2002. The airline serves routes like Maiduguri, Yola, Abuja, Lagos, Kaduna, Kano, Port Harcourt and Gombe. The airline also offers international flights to destinations including Dakar, Kinshasa, Douala and Libreville.

The IRS Airline fleet currently consists of five Fokker F100 Aircraft with a seating capacity of 100 passengers, three Fokker F28 Mk4000 aircraft with a seating capacity of 85 passengers and two Boeing 727-200 aircraft with a seating capacity of 189.
IRS Airlines are the first in Nigeria to offer all leather seat interiors with onboard video and audio entertainment systems for both business and economy class passengers on the F100 and for itís business class passengers on the F-28.
The F-28 further offers business class passengers the opportunity to view the taxiing, take off and landing process via a cock-pit mounted camera on board connected to the in-flight entertainment system.
The seat Pitch available to passengers on each IRS aircraft depends on the chosen class at the time of the ticket booking and varies between First Class, Business Class, and Economy Class.
Both business and economy class include complimentary hot meals on board as standard.

They provide a flight reservation system that can be accessed from anywhere in the world as well as remote check-in for passengers without checked baggage, SMS boarding notifications to all intending passengers and the unique Text2Fly service which allows passengers to search for IRS Airlines flights suing their mobile phones.

IRS Airlines is continually expanding their connections and frequencies of their domestic flights. With Lagos ñ Kano, Lagos ñ Maiduguri, Lagos – Abuja and Lagos ñ Yola routes already established, they are currently planning to extend to further destinations.