VIDEO: Dana Air aircraft skids off runway in Lagos

VIDEO: Dana Air aircraft skids off runway in Lagos


Dana Air has confirmed that one of its aircraft with registration number 5N BKI skidded off the runway at the Murtala Muhammed International Airport in Lagos this morning.

The airline said the aircraft, which flew from Abuja to Lagos, skidded off the runway in an attempt to land.

It said no casualty was recorded, stating that it had informed the Accident Investigation Bureau (AIB) and the Nigeria Civil Aviation Authority (NCAA) of the incident.

Recall that on 3rd June 2012, a Dana Air aircraft on flight 0992 crashed at Iju-Ishaga, Lagos following a dual-engine failure killing all 159 passengers and crew on board. The crash remains the second deadliest commercial airline crash in Nigeria’s history.

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