NTSB Identification: WAS06RA005.
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Scheduled 14 CFR operation of Sosoliso Airlines
Accident occurred Saturday, December 10, 2005 in Port Harcourt, Nigeria
Aircraft: McDonnell Douglas DC-9-31, registration: 5N-BFD
Injuries: 107 Fatal,3 Serious.
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On December 10, 2005, at about 1408 hours local time, Nigerian registry 5N-BFD, a McDonnell Douglas DC-9-31, operated by Sosoliso Airlines, collided with the ground during an instrument approach to runway 21 at Port Harcourt, Nigeria. Instrument meteorlogical conditions and thunderstorms prevailed. The 2 flightcrew crewmembers, 5 cabin crew members, and 100 passengers were fatally injured. Three passengers received serious injuries. The aircraft was destroyed. There was fire. The departure point was Abuja, Nigeria. Full narrative available
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