NTSB Identification: WAS05WA012
Accident occurred Sunday, June 12, 2005 in Lagos, Nigeria
Aircraft: Boeing 727-200, registration:
Injuries: 155 Uninjured.

This is preliminary information, subject to change, and may contain errors. The foreign authority was the source of this information.

On June 12, 2005, at 0620 universal time coordinated, Nigerian registry 5N-BCF, a Boeing 727-200, a scheduled commercial flight, operated by Chanchangai Airline, overran runway 18L during landing at Muhammed Murtala International Ariport. Lagos, Nigeria. The 13 crew and 142 passengers were not injured. The aircraft received minor damage. The departure point was Kaduna, Nigeria.

The flight was landing during rain showers when the incident occurred. Reportedly, the flightcrew experienced no braking action during the landing. The aircraft came to rest about 140 meters off the end of the runway.

The investigation is under the jurisidiction of the Nigerian Accident Investigation and Prevention Bureau. The US Accredited Representative is Dennis Jones, NTSB, Washington, D.C (tel. 202-314-6321)

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