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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 153386
Last updated: 29 August 2019
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Date:15-JAN-2008
Time:12:00
Type:Silhouette image of generic B732 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Boeing 737-2A1
Owner/operator:Bellview Airlines
Registration: F-GHXK
C/n / msn: 21599/514
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Category:Incident
Location:Lagos-Murtala Muhammed International Airport (LOS/DNMM) -   Nigeria
Phase: Standing
Nature:-
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Investigating agency: AIB Nigeria
Narrative:
An equipment handler while driving the company's tow tug conveying baggage from the hall to the foot of the parked Bellview Airlines aircraft for loading rammed into the aircraft.
The handler lost control of the tow tug and ran into the stationary Bellview B737-200 aircraft destroying the radome. The equipment driver was taken to the Air Force Base hospital where he was treated and discharged two hours later.

Sources:

http://www.aib.gov.ng/reports/AIB-SAHCOL-2008-01-15-F.pdf

Accident investigation:
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Investigating agency: AIB Nigeria
Status: Investigation completed
Duration:
Download report: Final report


Images:

Photo of F-GHXK courtesy AirHistory.net


Glasgow - International (EGPF / GLA)
25 November 1998; (c) F Seggie

Revision history:

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20-Feb-2013 12:00 harro Added

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