Comedy Videos | News | Celebrity News | Football | BBNaija | Fashion | Jokes
You can email us:- [email protected]
Call Only:- +2348114624972 or +2348143945195

Promote your music on 9jaflaver (Click Here)

Music Producers Send Us Your Beats/Instrumentals To Promote For Free (Click Here)

Arik Air Aircraft Carrying Over 100 People Loses Engine Mid-Air Between Lagos & Jos

Arik Air Aircraft Carrying Over 100 People Loses Engine Mid-Air Between Lagos & Jos

A potential plane crash in Nigeria was averted on Friday as an Arik Air aircraft lost one of its two engines mid-air with over 100 passengers on board.
The aircraft, a Boeing 737 with the registration number 5N-MJD, departed from Murtala Muhammed Airport (MMA), Lagos, for Jos when the pilot discovered that the plane had lost one of its engines during the flight.
According to Sahara reporters, the aircraft was already 60 miles away from Lagos before the incident occurred.
Immediately after the pilot discovered the problem, he contacted the Lagos control tower, which granted him emergency landing status.
Passengers panicked when they were informed that the aircraft would return to Lagos, SaharaReporters gathered.
Upon landing in Lagos, it was gathered that the aircraft could not taxi out of the runway and it took the intervention of the Airport Rescue and Fire-Fighting Services (ARFFS), a department in the Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria (FAAN), to tow the aircraft to the hajj and cargo terminal area of the airport in order for the passengers to disembark from the aircraft.
“The incident occurred at noon on Friday. The aircraft had departed Lagos for Jos, but barely a few minutes into the journey, the pilot radioed the Lagos control tower that it needed to return to base.
“When the control tower heard this, they approved the pilot for emergency landing, which he did successfully. The aircraft had to be towed out of the runway by the ARFFS because it could not move again.”
A source in the Accident Investigation Bureau (AIB) said the Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority (NCAA) was yet to report the incident to the bureau for further investigation.
“As an investigator, I can tell you that I am not aware of this development. AIB should be the one to decide any occurrence if it feels that the industry can gain any safety value from it,” the source said.
“There had been complaints that the NCAA does not notify us at times when there is an incident. It is by law that we should be notified in case of any incident. The AIB Commissioner is empowered by law to investigate any occurrence in the sector,” he explained.
Similarly, a source in the NCAA said that the regulatory body was yet to be informed about the incident, stressing that it was a reportable issue.
The cause of the incident remains unknown at the time of publication.



Click Here To Comment On This Post


[Music] Wizkid – Soco

[Music] Lil Kesh – Apa Mi

[Music] Seriki Ft Reminisce – Saka Manje

[Music] Orezi Ft Tekno – Whine For Daddy

[Music] Paul Okoye (Rude Boy) – Somebody Baby

[Music] Frank Ezeh Ft Pasino – Ifunanya

[Music] Gracey – Loyalty

[Music] Bisola – Boda Luku

[Music] Proflahorh – Leg Over

[Music] ALB – My Heart

About Author


About Website OwnerMr Ejump Is the owner/CEO of 9jaflaver, he's an economist, a loving, and friendly young man. CONNECT via:- FACEBOOK TWITTER

Comment Below:-

Enter Name Below (Optional)

          Enter Comment Below:-

[Music] Seriki Ft Reminisce – Saka Manje

[Music] Orezi Ft Tekno – Whine For Daddy

[Music] Wizkid - Soco

[Music] Lil Kesh – Apa Mi

[Music] Paul Okoye - Somebody Baby

[Video] Olamide – Science Student

[Video] Paul Okoye – Somebody Baby

[Video] Tekno - Anyhow

[Video] Kiss Daniel – 4 Dayz

[Video] D’Banj Ft Slimcase And Mr Real – Issa Banger

© 2014-2018 9jaflaver. All Rights Reserved.

About us||Content Remova||Privacy Policy|Contact us

Advertis|Request For Music

9jaflaver is not responsible for the content of external sites.