Arik Air does daily operation from Abuja and Med-View Airlines does flights to Jeddah during Hajj using a 747.
Sultan Abubakar III International Airport, Sokoto was commissioned on February 17, 1982.
It is located at South-south West of Sokoto. The Airport is mostly utilized during Hajj and Umrah operations.
The nearest community to the Airport is Bodinga.
Runway Orientation is 08/26
Runway Dimension is 3000 x 60M
Apron Capacity is 2807 x 70M
B 747 (2)
B 737 (4)