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Crash of a Beechcraft King Air C90 in Kaduna: 2 killed

Date & Time: May 24, 2011 at 1200 LT
Type of aircraft:
Registration:
N364UZ
Flight Phase:
Flight Type:
Survivors:
No
Schedule:
Kaduna - Kaduna
MSN:
LJ-0805
YOM:
1978
Location:
Country:
Region:
Crew on board:
2
Crew fatalities:
Pax on board:
0
Pax fatalities:
Other fatalities:
Total fatalities:
2
Circumstances:
Crew was performing a test flight following ground maintenance. After take off, while climbing, twin engine aircraft went out of control and crashed in a field near Old Kaduna Airport. Aircraft was destroyed by post impact fire and both crew were killed. Aircraft had just been sold to Shawa Engineering, a Nigerian Oil Company.