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Title:The Aviation Industry in Nigeria: A Historical Overview
Author:Ogbeidi, Michael M.
Periodical:Lagos Historical Review
Geographic term:Nigeria
Subjects:air transport
Development and Technology
Economics and Trade
History and Exploration
Abstract:The article traces the history of civil aviation in Nigeria, exploring the various phases of development which the industry has gone through. It pays attention to the genesis of the industry in the colonial period, the birth of Nigeria Airways, and the evolution of aviation administration and infrastructural development. It concludes that the aviation industry could contribute much more to Nigeria's socioeconomic development if properly organized and its potential harnessed. Ref., sum. [ASC Leiden abstract]