Nigeria Airways

Nigeria Airways Thursday March 2, 1978
Midair collision. The Fokker collided with the MiG which was performing touch-and-go landings. Error by the MiG pilot. Sixteen killed on the Fokker and two on the MiG.

Crash Details

DateThursday March 2, 1978
LocationKano, Nigeria
Passengers11
Crew7
Fatalities18
Survivors0
Aircraft TypeFokker F-28 Fellowship 1000 / MiG-21
OperatorNigeria Airways
Registration5N-ANA / ?
Flight Origin
Flight Destination
Kano, Nigeria
Nigeria Airways
Fokker F-28 Fellowship 1000 / MiG-21
1978