Nigeria: Dana Air Door Incident - NCAA Sends Four-Man Team to Examine Aircraft

Dana Air
7 February 2018

Nigeria Civil Aviation Authority, NCAA yesterday said it has sent a four-man team of inspectors to examine Dana Air plane that was involved in an incident at the Abuja airport Wednesday.

Mr. Sam Adurogboye , General Manager, Public Affairs, NCAA said a 4-man team had been raised to re-certify the aircraft. He also confirmed that the plane was able to fly back to Lagos and is currently at Lagos Airport, adding that the plane will be back to flight operations after the re-certification by NCAA.

Adurogboye said : "What actually happened just like you heard, yes the plane when landing and taxing, the emergency exit door came down, that was the report I heard also and I had to quickly find out also, I found out in our system and I was told by Airworthiness that Dana air notified them and they have raised a four-man team to go and look at the aeroplane, the report of our team will confirm to us what really happened".

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