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Date:Thursday 25 March 2021
Operator:Mauritania Airlines International
Registration: registration unknown
First flight:
Crew:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 0
Passengers:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 0
Total:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 0
Aircraft damage: None
Location:Nouakchott-Oumtounsy International Airport (NKC) (   Mauritania)
Phase: Standing (STD)
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A man illegally boarded a Mauritania Airlines plane that was parked on the apron at Nouakchott-Oumtounsy International Airport (NKC) and threatened to set it on fire. He was arrested by law enforcement officers.
The family of the man stated that he had studied English in Mauritania and wanted to go to the United States but had been unable to.




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