About us

Arik Air is West-Africa’s leading airline operating a domestic, regional and international flight network. We operate mainly from two hubs at Murtala Mohammed International Airport, Lagos and Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport, Abuja. Arik Air's head office is the Arik Air Aviation Center on the grounds of Murtala Muhammed International Airport in Ikeja, Lagos State.

Our history

Arik Air is a wholly-owned Nigerian airline with a commitment to the people of Nigeria to deliver new standards in aviation.

Brand and values

The Arik brand is synonymous with efficiency, customer-commitment, adherence to aviation polices & standards and an avant-garde in providing quality aviation services.

Management team

At Arik, we are people-oriented and work with the best. Our management team comprises industry experts with years of experience and excellence in the aviation sector and with a reputation for service delivery and efficiency.

Arik Air International

Arik Air International Limited is the overseas corporate headquarters of Arik Air in Lagos, Nigeria, set up by Dr Michael Arumemi-Ikhide to develop our worldwide route network and realise the vision of the founder Sir Arumemi-Ikhide to offer a truly global airline with world class standards.

Media centre

Find out more about the airline through our press releases and awards. You can also subscribe to our upcoming Newsletters.


Arik Air offers numerous opportunities to professionals of all nationalities. On our site you will find vacancies for positions being offered. The recruitment process will generally take place in the country where the position is located.

Social Responsibility

Arik Air is firmly committed to promoting the best of Nigeria and to supporting programmes that benefit the communities we serve, both at home in Nigeria and throughout the world.

Contact us

There are many ways of contacting us or getting to be heard. Our 24-hour dedicated Customer Care Centre can be reached on +234 (0) 1279 9999.

Frequently Asked Questions

At Arik Air, we understand that you may have some questions that require answers. We have therefore done our best to answer the most Frequently Asked Questions.