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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 161251
Last updated: 29 October 2019
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Date:04-OCT-2013
Time:21:00
Type:Silhouette image of generic B742 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Boeing 747-251B
Owner/operator:Kabo Air
Registration: 5N-JRM
C/n / msn: 23549/651
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 512
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Minor
Location:Sokoto Airport (SKO/DNSO) -   Nigeria
Phase: Landing
Nature:International Scheduled Passenger
Departure airport:Kano-Aminu Kano International Airport (KAN/DNKN)
Destination airport:Sokoto Airport (SKO/DNSO)
Narrative:
A Boeing 747 operated by Kabo Air suffered a landing incident at Sokoto Airport, Nigeria.
The flight originated in Kano, Nigeria and was bound for Saudi Arabia with an en route stop at Sokoto.
The airplane struck ILS aerials and suffered deflated tyres on landing on runway 26.
There were 494 passengers and 18 crew members on board.

Sources:

http://guardian.ng/national-news/134704--plane-damages-navigational-tools-at-sokoto-airport
http://www.pmnewsnigeria.com/2013/10/05/plane-carrying-pilgrims-crashlands-in-sokoto/utm_source=twitterfeed&utm_medium=twitter&utm_campaign=Feed%3A+PmNewsNigeria+%28PM+News+Nigeria%29


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
05-Oct-2013 18:07 gerard57 Added
05-Oct-2013 18:19 harro Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Operator, Location, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
05-Oct-2013 18:22 harro Updated [Narrative]

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