Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria (FAAN) formally signed an agreement with the operators of Murtala Muhammed Airport 2 – Bi-Courtney Aviation Services (BASL), permitting the company to handle international flights from the airport. The agreement is still awaiting final approval from the Nigeria Civil Aviation Authority.
The airport is home to several domestic airlines such as Aero Contractors, Medview Airlines, First Nation Airlines, Dana Airlines, Overland Airways and others. The airlines currently operates only domestic flights from the airport.
Medview Airline, Aero Contractor, Dana Airlines and Arik Air all operates regional flights out of Lagos but currently uses Murtala Muhammed International Airport.