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Stowaway dies during Arik Air flight

15 March 2015, 16:10

Abuja - A suspected Nigerian stowaway has died after being found in the wheel well of an Arik Air flight at the Murtala Muhammed International Airport in Lagos, Sun News reports.

Company engineers were allegedly preparing the aircraft for the next flight when the body of the victim was found in the main wheel well. 

Also read: Three bodies recovered after fire razes Mile 12 market

Adebanji Ola, Arik Air spokesperson, said that the airline could not establish which location the man entered the aircraft from. 

Yakubu Dati, Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria (FAAN) spokesperson, has confirmed that CCTV footage is currently being reviewed in order to establish where the man came from and how he entered the aircraft undetected.

Read more at Sun News



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