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Last updated: 5 December 2021
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Date:Wednesday 29 April 1992
Type:Silhouette image of generic B703 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Boeing 707-351C
Operator:GAS Air Nigeria
Registration: 9G-RBO
MSN: 18746/367
First flight: 1964
Engines: 4 Pratt & Whitney JT3D-3B (HK)
Crew:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 3
Passengers:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 0
Total:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 3
Aircraft damage: Damaged beyond repair
Location:Ilorin Airport (ILR) (   Nigeria)
Phase: Landing (LDG)
Nature:Test
Departure airport:Ilorin Airport (ILR/DNIL), Nigeria
Destination airport:Ilorin Airport (ILR/DNIL), Nigeria
Narrative:
The Boeing 707 was operating on a test flight out of Ilorin, Nigeria when it made an inadvertent gear-up landing.

Classification:
Gear-up landing
Runway mishap

Sources:
» Scramble 157


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accident date: 29-04-1992
type: Boeing 707-351C
registration: 9G-RBO
 

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This information is not presented as the Flight Safety Foundation or the Aviation Safety Network’s opinion as to the cause of the accident. It is preliminary and is based on the facts as they are known at this time.
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