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Nigeria and Dana Air’s Unexpected Bounce Back

June 3rd 2012 was just like any other day, but it was indeed another horrific Sunday, maybe termed it a black Sunday to Nigerians following the crashing of the Dana Air McDonnell Douglas MD-83 with registration number 5N- RAM at Iju – Agbado, a densely populated neighbourhood in Lagos killing all 153 people on board,

DANA Flight tragedy: Pilot asked to land on longer Runway after first engine failed

Air traffic controllers have told this medium confidentially that the crashed airliner Dana aircraft most likely had one failed engine long before the pilot declared an emergency. Multiple sources confirmed that the pilot had requested to land on Murtala Muhammad Airport’s longer runway 18R before calling air controllers back a few minutes later to report

Revealed: The Ugly Faces of Nigerian Aviation Industry

Exclusive list of Nigerian Aircrafts and their Ages and why the Federal Government should be held Culpable for Plane Crashes and loss of Lives Dana Air Current Fleet 5N-DEV 49947 1900 McDonnell Douglas MD-83 C12Y128 11-05-2012 N934JM – 20.9 Years 5N-JAI 53016 1850 McDonnell Douglas MD-83 C12Y128 21-08-2009 N968AS – 21.2 Years 5N-SAI 53018 1779 McDonnell