Aero Contractors (NIG, Lagos) is set to acquire two new Dash 8-400s UK-based firm AJW Group has announced. No further details concerning the proposed purchase of the Bombardier (BBA, Montréal Trudeau) turboprops were disclosed.

As part of the Nigerian carrier's restructuring plans, AJW Group has been tasked with overseeing the management of Aero Contractors’ assets, the disposal of Aero Contractors’ Pratt & Whitney Canada PW150 engines and to provide support.

Aero Contractors operates two Dash 8-400s, one Dash 8-300, one Dash 8-200, two B737-500 (parked), and one B737-400 on scheduled passenger flights connecting Abuja, Lagos, Port Harcourt Omagwa, Asaba, Sokoto, and Warri.