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AIB confirms JEDAir plane collision with wall says it will NOT investigate because….


The Accident Investigation Bureau Nigeria (AIB-N) has confirmed the collision of a Beechcraft King Air B200 Jet aircraft with the apron wall at the local wing of the Murtala Mohammed International Airport Lagos

In a statement by the Bureau’s spokesman, Mr. Tunji Oketunbi to confirm the incident, the AIB says the aircraft with registration Marks 5N-IHS operated by JED Air Limited, occurred around 9:35am today beside Bristow Hangar 3 at GAT Apron, Airport

According to the AIB, the aircraft collided with the apron wall while taxiing to reposition for ground run.

The Bureau says, it has decided NOT to investigate the incident as there was no intention of flight.

“This is in line with the provisions of section 29 Civil Avaition Act 2006, Section 3 of Civil Avaition (Investigation if Air Accident) Regulation 2019 and the guidance document of ICAO Annex 13.”

“We recognise the safety issues involved but have taken steps to work with the Nigerian Civil Aviaition Authority (NCAA) who will take lead in the investigation to prevent future occurrences.”


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