Incident ATR 72-202 , Friday 7 February 2014
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Date:Friday 7 February 2014
Time:c. 16:45
Type:Silhouette image of generic AT72 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
ATR 72-202
Owner/operator:Overland Airways
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 31
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Unknown
Location:Abuja-Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport (ABV/DNAA) -   Nigeria
Phase: Taxi
Nature:Passenger - Scheduled
Departure airport:Abuja-Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport (ABV/DNAA)
Destination airport:Ibadan Airport (IBA/DNIB)
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
An ATR-72, operating Overland Airways flight OJ1175 from Abuja to Ibadan, Nigeria, was evacuated on the taxiway following perceived engine problems.
There are reports that smoke was coming from one of the engines at some point before takeoff. This caused panic among the passengers. The emergency exit doors were opened and subsequently all passengers abandoned the plane. The were no personal injuries.



Revision history:

08-Feb-2014 14:35 gerard57 Added
08-Feb-2014 14:47 harro Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Location, Phase, Departure airport, Destination airport, Embed code, Narrative]
10-Feb-2014 07:27 Anon. Updated [Source, Embed code, Narrative]

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