Bird strike Incident McDonnell Douglas MD-83 5N-RAM, Monday 19 April 2010
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Date:Monday 19 April 2010
Type:Silhouette image of generic MD83 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
McDonnell Douglas MD-83
Owner/operator:Dana Air
Registration: 5N-RAM
MSN: 53019/1783
Year of manufacture:1990
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 97
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Minor
Location:Near Lagos Murtala Muhammed Airport (DNMM) -   Nigeria
Phase: Initial climb
Nature:Passenger - Scheduled
Departure airport:Lagos-Murtala Muhammed International Airport (LOS/DNMM)
Destination airport:Abuja International Airport (ABV/DNAA)
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
The aircraft struck birds shortly after takeoff and was forced to return for a precautionary landing due to failure of the No. 1 engine. No injuries reported to the 97 perons on board.


History of this aircraft

Other occurrences involving this aircraft

3 June 2012 5N-RAM Dana Air 153 9,3 km N of Lagos-Murtala Muhammed International Airport (LOS) w/o

Revision history:

19-Apr-2010 20:15 slowkid Added
03-Jun-2012 12:23 harro Updated [Registration, Cn, Source]
03-Jun-2012 12:42 harro Updated [Departure airport, Destination airport, Source]
21-Mar-2017 19:53 Anon. Updated [Registration]

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