Nigeria Airways Flight 825

Nigeria Airways Flight 825Thursday November 20, 1969
The aircraft crashed and burned 8 miles from Lagos Airport where it was to have landed. Cause unknown. Possibly insufficient monitoring of equipment. Allowing the aircraft to come down to an unsafe altitude without contact with the ground.

Crash Details

DateThursday November 20, 1969
LocationNear Ikeja, Nigeria
Passengers76
Crew11
Fatalities87
Survivors0
Aircraft TypeBAC VC-10-1101
OperatorNigeria Airways
Registration5N-ABD
Flight OriginKano
Flight Destination Lagos
Near Ikeja, Nigeria
Nigeria Airways
BAC VC-10-1101
1969