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Crash of a Beechcraft 1900D in Nigeria: 3 killed

Date & Time: Mar 15, 2008 at 0815 LT
Type of aircraft:
Operator:
Registration:
5N-JAH
Flight Phase:
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Survivors:
No
Schedule:
Lagos-Bebi
MSN:
UE-322
YOM:
1998
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Region:
Crew on board:
3
Crew fatalities:
Pax fatalities:
Other fatalities:
Total fatalities:
3
Circumstances:

The crew was performing a positionning flight from Lagos to Bebi to pick up a delegation of the Cross River's governement. During flight, the aircraft disappeared from radar screens and crashed near Besi village. All three crew members were killed. The debris were later found on August 30, 2008.