Chanchangi airlines is a privately operated and owned airline operating from Nigeria's major airports. The airline has it's head office in Kaduna in Nigeria. The airline operates scheduled domestic services from Lagos Murtala Muhammed International Airport, Abuja Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport and Port Harcourt International Airport. Chancahngi Airlines was founded in January of 1994 by Alhaji Chanchangi. It started operations on May 2 1997. Chanchangi has won the Federal Airports of Nigeria award for best airline in 1998, 1999 and 2000. The Airline was grounded on Jul 5 2010 after failing to meet the requirements of government for each airline to operate more than 1 aircraft. Chanchangi Airlines resumed operations on October 21 2010.
|Chanchangi Airlines||(+ 234) 062 24994 / 062 245677||Chanchangi Office Complex, A 5/6 Kachia Road, Kaduna South, Kaduna, Nigeria|
Chanchangi Airlines has a number of airport, city and sales offices, which are tabled below.
|Sheraton Hotel & Towers, Ladi Kwali Way, Maitama, Abuja, Nigeria||(+234) 09 5230225, Ext 8343 D/L 09 5230011|
|Transcorp Hilton, Ghana Road, Maitama, Abuja, Nigeria||(+234) 09 4131811, Ext 6358 D/L 09 4134301|
|Agura Hotel, Festival Road, Area 10, Abuja, Nigeria||(+234) 09 2341752, Ext 1936|
|Rockview Hotel, Cadastral Zone, Adetokunbo Ademola Crescent, Wuse Zone II, Garki, Abuja, Nigeria||(+234) 09 413004, Ext 4052|
|Chanchangi Town Office, No 8. Ahmadu Bello Way, Kaduna, Nigeria||(+234) 062 249949|
|Hamdala Hotel, No. 26 Waff Road, Kaduna, Nigeria||(+234) 062 234595|
|Kaduna Airport, Kaduna, Nigeria||(+234) 062 247355|
|Federal Palace Hotel, Ahmadu Bello Way, Victoria Island, Lagos, Nigeria||(+234) 0802 341 9800|
|Ikoyi Hotel, Kingsway Road, Ikoyi, Lagos, Nigeria||(+234) 01 2691539 / 0803 723 3813|
|Apapa Reservation Center, 24, Commercial Road, Apapa, Lagos, Nigeria||(+234) 0803 305 2937|
|Eko L'Merdian, Adetokunbo Ademola Street, Victoria Island, Lagos, Nigeria||(+234) 01 2624600 / 0802 336 0074|
|Golden Gate Hotel, 25B, Glover Road/Kingsway Road, Ikoyi, Lagos, Nigeria||(+234) 01 2695337|
|Airport Hotel, Awolowo Road, Ikkoyi, Lagos, Nigeria||(+234) 01 4978670-9|
|Port Harcourt Offices|
|Suffy Travels & Towers, Hotel Le Meridien, Tombia Street, Port Harcourt, Nigeria||(+234) 084 231064|
|Hotel Presidential, Aba Road, Port Harcourt, Nigeria||(+234) 084 234937|
|Empire Hotel Nig. Ltd. 187 Aguiyi Ironsi Layout, Umuahia, Abia, Owerri, Nigeria||(+234) 088 220685 / 080 3360074 / 080 34522607|
Chanchangi Airlines has it's main operating base at Lagos Murtala Muhammed International Airport (IATA: LOS, ICAO: DNMM).
Chanchangi operates regular scheduled flights between these destinations :
Abuja (Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport)
Kaduna (Kaduna Airport)
Lagos (Murtala Muhammed International Airport)
Port Harcourt (Port Harcourt International Airport)
Chanchangi Airlines operates a fleet of :
1 Boeing 737-300 (operated by Jordan Aviation)
2 Boeing 727-300's (BMB and BMC)
20 Aug 2010
Chancahngi Airlines Boeing 737-200 5N-BIF operating as flight no 334 strikes a localiser antenna and lands short of the runway at Kaduna airport. Several passengers suffered minor injuries. The airline operations were temporarily suspended.
13 Oct 2007
Chancahngi Airlines Boeing 727 from Kaduna to Abuja en route to Lagos suffers a cockpit fire.
22 Aug 2006
Chancahngi Airlines Boeing 727 makes a hard landing after two tyres burst at Abuja Nnamdi Azikiwe International. There were 98 passengers on board and no casualties.
10 Dec 2005
Chancahngi Airlines operations are suspended based on reports that operations are unsafe. The airline resumed operations on 22 Dec 2005 after passing inspections from the aviation authority.
29 Dec 2004
Chancahngi Airlines Boeing 727 from Port Harcourt crash landed. 81 people on board were unscathed.