A Military Aircraft Has Crashed In Abuja, FCT.
News Rain Nigeria reports that a military aircraft King Air 350 has crashed, after reporting engine failure en route to Minna. The plane belonging to the Nigerian Air Force (NAF201), a B350 aircraft departed Abuja at 1033UTC with 6 persons on board including two crew.
Watch Video Of Moment Plane Crashed In Abuja
Aircraft reported engine failure at time 1039 and crashed landed on the final approach path of Abuja Runway 22 at time 10:48UTC. Fire services are already at the scene of the accident as all 6 persons onboard are fear dead.
James Odaudu, Director, Press and Public Affairs, Federal Ministry of Aviation confirmed the incident.
Watch Video Below;
VIDEO: Air Force Jet Crashes At Abuja Airport pic.twitter.com/sLC4vNAC46
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