Ilorin Airport denies crash of Air Peace aircraft

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Ilorin Airport denies crash of Air Peace aircraft

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The llorin International Airport on Saturday denied any accident involving any aircraft belonging to Peace Airline at the Airport.

Mr Sam Adurogboye, the Public Relations Officer of the airport, in a statement he issued in llorim said there was no plane crash recorded at the Airport.

“The attention of the Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority (NCAA) has been drawn to a sensational report making the rounds that an aircraft with  belonging to Air Peace B737-500 with Registration Mark 5N-BQR was involved in a crash in Ilorin yesterday.

”The authority wishes to state categorically that there was no air accident in Nigeria involving Air Peace or any airline.

As a matter of fact, the said aircraft which departed from Abuja successfully landed in Ilorin. It only experienced tyre burst  in the course of taxing,” the statement said.

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Source: Vanguard Newspaper