Category: Aviation

Dana Air Update: Flight resumes at PH Intl airport 

Flight operations resumed Wednesday, at the Port Harcourt International Airport, Omagwa, after a temporary ban on the airport was lifted following the crash landing of a Dana aeroplane No. 5N-SRI from Abuja to Port Harcourt. The near-tragic incident occurred at about 7 pm on Tuesday, February 20, 2018, with all 49 passengers and 5 crew members escaping unhurt.…

Dana Air incident News Update: AIB commence probes

The Accident Investigation Bureau (AIB) has begun investigation into Tuesday’s Dana Air incident at the Port- Harcourt Airport.   The bureau spokesman, Tunji Oketumbi, said a team from the bureau, led by the director of operations, Capt. Dayyabu Danraka, was already on ground in Port Harcourt for investigation into the incident.   Oketumbi revealed that…

49 passengers escape death as Dana airplane overshoots runway at Port Harcourt

… Sirika Sympathises with Dana Air Passengers over Accident The General Manager, Corporate Affairs, Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria (FAAN), Mrs Henrietta Yakubu confirmed the incident in a statement issued in Lagos. Indicated Yakubu: “A Dana aircraft flight 9J0363, flying from Abuja to Port Harcourt airport, has overshot the Port Harcourt runway. “The incident was suspected…