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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 26171
Last updated: 6 December 2019
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Date:04-OCT-1976
Time:day
Type:Silhouette image of generic PA31 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Piper PA-31-310 Navajo
Owner/operator:Aero Contractors
Registration: 5N-AKQ
C/n / msn: 31-7612051
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Lagos International Airport, Ikeja, Lagos -   Nigeria
Phase: Landing
Nature:Ferry/positioning
Departure airport:
Destination airport:Lagos International Airport, Ikeja, Lagos (LOS/DNMM)
Narrative:
Ex-N59844 (US Registry); to PH-SAS 12 April 1976 to Airline Schreiner Airways BV, The Hague. Netherlands registration cancelled June 1, 1976 when re-registered in Nigeria as 5N-AKQ.

Written off (damaged beyond repair) 4 October 1976 when crashed on landing at Lagos International Airport, Ikeja, Lagos, Nigeria, as the end of a ferry/positioning flight. The pilot - the sole person on board - was killed

Sources:

1. [LINK NOT WORKING ANYMORE:http://www.baaa-acro.com/1976/archives/crash-of-a-piper-pa-31-cheyenne-in-lagos-1-killed/]
2. http://registry.faa.gov/aircraftinquiry/NNum_Results.aspx?NNumbertxt=59844
3. http://www.airblog.nl/family.php?type=Piper%20PA.31-300/310&typefull=Piper%20PA.31-300/310
4. http://www.hdekker.info/registermap/MS.htm


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
27-Sep-2008 01:00 ASN archive Added
06-Aug-2017 18:45 TB Updated [Aircraft type, Source, Damage, Narrative]
06-Aug-2017 18:56 TB Updated [Aircraft type]
07-Sep-2017 19:53 Dr. John Smith Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Cn, Location, Phase, Nature, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]

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