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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 150395
Last updated: 25 November 2019
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Date:26-OCT-2012
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic A345 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Airbus A340-542
Owner/operator:Arik Air
Registration:
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants:
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: None
Location:Lagos Murtala Muhammed International Airport - DNMM -   Nigeria
Phase: En route
Nature:International Scheduled Passenger
Departure airport:KJFK
Destination airport:DNMM
Narrative:
The body of an Nigerian man was found in the wheel well of an Airbus A340-500 of the Nigerian airline Arik Air. The plane landed in Lagos Murtala Muhammed International Airport - DNMM after a flight from New York-JFK. It is unknown when and how the man gained access to the planes wheel well.

Sources:

https://www.straitstimes.com/breaking-news/world/story/mans-body-found-undercarriage-nigerian-plane-20121027
http://web.archive.org/web/20130705224925/http://www.thisdaylive.com:80/articles/nigerian-stowaway-dies-in-arik-s-undercarriage/128849/


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
27-Oct-2012 11:55 FLYINGBROTHER1 Added
27-Oct-2012 12:05 harro Updated [Aircraft type, Departure airport, Source]
27-Oct-2012 12:07 harro Updated [Narrative]

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