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Last updated: 24 October 2020
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Datum:Donnerstag 18 Januar 1996
Flugzeugtyp:Silhouette image of generic H25B model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
British Aerospace BAe-125-700B
Fluggesellschaft:Nigerian Government
Kennzeichen: 5N-AXO
Werknummer: 257196
Baujahr: 1984
Besatzung:Todesopfer: 4 / Insassen: 4
Fluggäste:Todesopfer: 10 / Insassen: 10
Gesamt:Todesopfer: 14 / Insassen: 14
Sachschaden: Zerstört
Konsequenzen: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Unfallort:7,3 km (4.6 Meilen) von Kano-Aminu Kano International Airport (KAN) (   Nigeria)
Flugphase: Annäherung (APR)
Betriebsart:Official state flight
Flug von:Lagos-Murtala Muhammed International Airport (LOS/DNMM), Nigeria
Flug nach:Kano-Aminu Kano International Airport (KAN/DNKN), Nigeria
Unfallbericht:
The aircraft crashed short of the runway during a night-time approach.

Probable Cause:

CAUSE: A controlled flight into terrain caused by the failure to monitor the altimeters of the aircraft in a visual darkness.

Informationsquelle:
» Aircraft Illustrated 4/96
» Flight International 4-10 June 1997 (42)
» The Federal Ministry of Aviation Nigeria


Fotos

photo of HS-125-700B-5N-AXO
accident date: 18-01-1996
type: Hawker Siddeley HS-125-700B
registration: 5N-AXO
photo of HS-125-700B-5N-AXO
accident date: 18-01-1996
type: Hawker Siddeley HS-125-700B
registration: 5N-AXO
 

Map
This map shows the airport of departure and the intended destination of the flight. The line between the airports does not display the exact flight path.
Distance from Lagos-Murtala Muhammed International Airport to Kano-Aminu Kano International Airport as the crow flies is 830 km (519 miles).
Accident location: Global; accuracy within tens or hundreds of kilometers.

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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