Lagos — A commercial plane belonging to Aero Contractors had a tyre blow-out on Sunday at the Murtala Muhammed Airport in Lagos, reports Vanguard
The blow-out occurred after the plane which took off from Abuja was landing at the Lagos Airport.
The former Minister, Federal Capital Territory, FCT, Abuja, Mallam Nasir el-Rufai was one of the passengers on the plane.
The former minister brought the incident to public eye trough his Twitter account.
The Accident Investigation Prevention Bureau, (AIPB) has begun investigation on the tyre blowout.
The Federal Government have selected Aero contractors as the new national carrier and will change its name to Nigerian Eagle.
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