.As AIB begins investigation into incident involving a Boeing 737-300
Accident Investigation Bureau, Nigeria, said it has commenced investigation into a serious incident involving a Boeing 737-300 with Nationality and Registration Marks 5N-BUQ operated by Air Peace Airline, which occurred around 9:31pm (Local Time) on 8th March, 2021.
The aircraft, with 127 passengers and six crew members on-board was en-route Lagos from Abuja, according to a statement from the Bureau General Manager, Public Affairs, Tunji Oketunbi.
The aircraft had a burst tyre on landing on Runway 18R of Murtala Muhammed International Airport, Ikeja, Lagos, Nigeria and taxied to GAT to park.
There was no injury or fatality, the bureau stated.
“As the investigating agency, AIB needs and hereby solicits for your assistance. We want the public to know that we would be amenable to receiving any video clip, relevant evidence, or information any members of the public may have of the accident; that can assist us with this investigation”.
The Bureau will soon release the preliminary report or update the public when necessary.