Medview says bad weather responsible for flight delays at Ilorin airport



…apologises to passengers

By Sade Williams


Med-View Airline on Tuesday night, apologised to its passengers including Royal Fathers on the Lagos-Ilorin-Abuja route, who were affected by delays saying bad weather was responsible.


In a statement, the airline said the operating aircraft had arrived the Ilorin Airspace at the scheduled time but adverse weather and based on air traffic control advice,  the aircraft had to divert to Abuja.


“We continued to monitor the weather situation in Ilorin, and it was only visible late in the day and the flight finally made it.


‘Medview Airline takes great measures to avoid conditions that will impact on safety of passengers and crew, the statement said.


The airline said it was unfortunate that the adverse weather prevailed at a day when Highly reverend traditional rulers and other passengers were billed to fly to Abuja en route their various destinations .


“We sincerely regret this unfortunate incident and inconveniences caused passengers, the statement added.

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