Azman Airline or Azman Air Services Limited, commonly known as ‘Azman Air’ is one of Nigerian based domestic airlines. The airline was established in 2010 and commenced its operations in 2014 offering its first flight to Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport (ABV). The airline has its hub base in Mallam Aminu Kano International Airport (KAN).
The airline flies across 11 States in Nigeria, which are: Abuja, Birnin Kebbi, Gombe, Kaduna, Kano, Lagos, Maiduguri, Port-Harcourt, Owerri, Asaba and Benin. Azman Airline operates 6 Boeing aircraft for its domestic services which gives a total of 1,073 passengers at a time.
Azman Air Destinations
In September 2020, the airline operated 11 scheduled flights in Nigeria. In search of a flight guide,this article will help enlighten you.
Country CITY IATA AIRPORT
Nigeria Abuja ABV Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport.
Nigeria Asaba ABB Asaba International Airport.
Nigeria Benin City BNI Benin Airport.
Nigeria Birnin Kebbi – Sir Ahmadu Bello International Airport.
Nigeria Gombe GMO Gombe Lawanti International Airport.
Nigeria Kaduna KAD Kaduna International Airport.
Nigeria Kano KAN Mallam Aminu Kano International Airport (HUB).
Nigeria Lagos LOS Murtala Muhammed International Airport.
Nigeria Maiduguri MIU Maiduguri International Airport.
Nigeria Owerri QOW Sam Mbakwe Airport.
Nigeria Port Harcourt PHC Port Harcourt International Airport.
Baggage Allowance in Azman Airline
Azman Air passengers can check-in with 20 kg baggage in the economy and 30 kg for the Business class. Infants are allowed to check-in at 10 kg. Passengers who carry more than the required baggage weight are charged with extra fees.
Checked baggage heavier than the required weight which is 32 kg will be declined by the airline because of the international health and safety regulations, therefore, it will be transported as cargo or split into two pieces of checked baggage. Passengers who wish to add excess baggage to their booking, can do that during the booking process or contact the customer service team.
Carry on Baggage
Passengers boarding with Azman airline are allowed to carry hand baggage in the cabin only if their luggage does not weigh more than 10kg, and doesn’t exceed 15cm x 25cm x 37cm dimension. Also, passengers are allowed to carry a purse, handbag or laptop with them on their flight.
Economy Class Facilities
Azman airline operates using small flights on its Boeing 737-300 and Boeing 737-500 and offers standard economy class services. The airline economy class offers amenities such as a one free checked piece of baggage, refreshments, meals, drinks and the privilege of choosing a seat.
Sitting arrangements in Azman airline are positioned in a 3 x 3 formation depending on the aircraft; this is done to ensure that each passenger can sit either by the window, aisle or both.
Business Class Facilities
Business class offers more comfort, ranging from legroom, variety of meals to choosing any other amenities.
Azman Air’s Airbus A340 has two business class seats which are located at the front of the economy cabin with a seat configuration of 2-4-2. The airline has comfortable padded leather seats with ample storage space.
The airline provides an in-flight magazine, ‘Fly Safe’, for passengers to enjoy a read onboard during their flight. The airline does not offer an entertainment system, but passengers are allowed to bring their own digital devices on-board.
WiFi services isn’t available for passengers.
Passengers can check-in 24 hours before the scheduled departure time to two hours before the scheduled departure time online. To check-in online,passengers are advised to use the Azman Air website. To process the online check-in successfully, passengers will need their booking reference and travel document details in order to proceed with online check-in.
Azman Air passengers are advised to check-in 2 hours before their scheduled departure time as check-in closes in 30 minutes for domestic flights and 60 minutes for international flights before scheduled departure time. During checking in, passengers must ensure to have their required documentation as well as photo identification. For international flights, a valid passport is needed. For boarding children, their parents must be present at the check-in, while the tickets must carry the passenger’s name. Lack of doing the above listed airport check-in requirement, can prevent the passenger’s flight.
Azman Air currently does not belong to any airline alliance.
Frequent Flier Program
The airline does not currently have a frequent flyer program due to its early stage.
As of February 2021, Azman operates a fleet of a mix of Airbus and Boeing fleet including the Airbus 340-600, Boeing 737-300 and Boeing 737-500 aircraft.
Mallam Aminu Kano International Airport
Mallam Aminu Kano International Airport (KAN) operates a public airport in Kano across Nigeria. This airport serves almost 400,000 passengers a year. This airport is the main airport serving northern Nigeria. This airport has16 airlines that fly to and fro the airport, they are : Air Peace, Azman Air, Egypt Air, Ethiopian Airlines, Flynas, Max Air, Saudia.
Alternative Airlines to Azman Air
Airlines that offer similar routes to Azman Air are: Air peace, Dana Air, Sudan Airways and Egypt Air.