Tag Archives: Aircraft

No Casualty Recorded As Air Peace Aircraft Makes Emergency Landing, Loses Front Tire

An Air Peace aircraft on Tuesday made an emergency landing and was partially damaged after it experienced difficulty landing at the Muritala Muhammed International Airport, Lagos. The Boeing 737 aircraft, from Port Harcourt, was said to have experienced turbulence due to the weather and the pilot reportedly requested a longer runway, where it eventually landed.…

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Passengers Stranded At Abuja As Plane Overshoots Runway

This morning, many air travelers were stranded at the Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport, Abuja after an aircraft overshot the runway of the NAIA and disrupted flight operations on the facility. It was gathered that the aircraft, a Gulfstream 4 belonging to Skybird, overshot the runway on Wednesday night and got stuck on the runway. According to Punch,…

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Nigerian Air Force Aircraft Crashes In Kaduna, Pilot Killed

A Nigerian Air Force Beetle aircraft crashed on Thursday, August 24, in Kaduna while on a mission, Air Commodore Olatukumbo Adesanya said. In a statement issued on Thursday, Adesanya said “the only soul on board the aircraft, one of the NAF’s experienced instructor pilots was unfortunately killed in the mishap.” He said the cause of the crash has…

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