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Delta apologises to AIB over failure to notify Agency on emergency landing

  By Sade Williams   Delta Airlines yesterday in Lagos, apologised to the  Accident Investigation Bureau (AIB), Nigeria over the airline’s failure to notify the government agency of the emergency landing involving its Airbus 330-200 aircraft on Tuesday night.   Atlanta bound Delta Flight 55, which departed Lagos Tuesday night returned several minutes later to Murtala Muhammed International Airport following ...

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Air Return: Nigeria’s AIB says Delta flouts regulations by not reporting incident to bureau

  …Bureau stops crew from travelling back to US, insists they must be interrogated By Sade Williams   Nigeria’s Accident Investigation Bureau (AIB) is presently furious with Delta Airline as it is accusing flouting international regulations in the reportage of the incident that occurred on Tuesday night at the Murtala Muhammed International Airport (MMIA), Lagos   Delta’s flight 55 from ...

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Delta confirms five injured after emergency landing at Lagos airport over engine failure  

    … to re-book others on Wednesday’s flight   By Sade Williams   Delta Airline in Lagos on Thursday confirmed that its flight ‘Delta flight 55’ from the Murtala Muahmmed International Airport, Lagos, Nigeria to Atlanta returned to Lagos International Airport Tuesday after an issue with one of the A330-200’s two engines.   According to a statement from the ...

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Capacity building: AIB to host BAGAIA accident/incident report training

  …to train 20 of the Bureau’s safety investigators   Posted by Sade Williams   Capacity building in the aviation industry has received a boost as Nigeria’s Accident Investigation Bureau (AIB) has concluded plans to host a meeting of the Banjul Accord Group Accident Investigation Agency (BAGAIA) on a four day aircraft accident/incident report writing course slated for January 16-19, ...

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AIB releases four accidents reports, launches mobile app for seamless crash reporting

      …seeks prompt implementation of safety recommendations … six more reports ready 1st quarter 2018   By Sade Williams   The Accident Investigation Bureau (AIB), on Wednesday, released final reports of serious incident involving a Boeing 737-500 with registration 5N-BLE belonging to Aero Contractors Company of Nigeria Ltd, which occurred at FL330 en route Kaduna Airport on  5th June, 2015; serious incident to ...

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