Alliances, Certifications & Awards

NAHCO is a two-time winner of the prestigious Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE) Presidential Merit Award for the Aviation Sector.

Alliances, Certifications and Awards

Our long list of awards includes, but not limited to: NIGAV Awards, 2021, 2019, and 2018 for Best Airport Ground Handling Company; the Most Resilient Aviation Company, 2021 Air Transport Award; African Corporate Leadership Excellence Prize, 2018; and the International Trophy for Quality, 2018 awarded by Global Trade Club, Madrid, Spain.

Other awards are the Most Innovative Ground Handling Company of the year, 2018 by Association of Foreign Airlines Representatives in Nigeria (AFARN), the Aviation Handling Company of the Year, 2017, awarded by Nigeria Transport Awards; The Best Air Cargo Handling Company, 2017 awarded by Sub- Saharan Enterprise, the Global Risk Award 2016 in UK where we won the Excellence in the Face of Adversity Award


First Nigerian ground handling company to enter a strategic global alliance through its membership of aviance, an alliance of 10 reputable airport service providers operating from 112 airport in 17 countries.


The first ground handling company in West Africa to join The International Air Cargo Association (TIACA) for the operation of air cargo industry and world trade.


The first ground handling company in West Africa to receive ISAGO certification, the aviation industry’s highest safety honours, that is the IATA safety Audit for Ground Operations.


The first ground handling company in Nigeria and indeed the whole of West Africa to attain the EU Regulated Agent Third Country (RA3) certification.

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