What would have resulted to an air crash was averted after Dana Air passenger airplane, a Boeing 737 plane, made an emergency touchdown safely at Nnamdi Azikiwe worldwide airport.
Based on an announcement by the Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority (NCAA), the airline operator has briefed it on the incident, and the plane has been grounded.
“Our Abuja-bound Boeing 737 plane with registration quantity (5N DNA) launched into an emergency touchdown right now nineteenth July, 2022, on account of a sign on certainly one of it’s engines.
“The Pilot in command briefed the passengers on the cident and landed the plane safely on the Abuja Worldwide airport at about 2.52pm. All 100 passengers disembarked safely and the plane has been grounded for fast consideration by our crew of engineers.
“The Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority (NCAA) have additionally been briefed on the incident.
“We sincerely apologise to all our passengers onboard the flight and reassure our prospects that Dana Air will proceed to keep up its excessive security requirements,” the assertion stated.