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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 175251
Last updated: 20 August 2019
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Date:10-APR-2015
Time:10:00 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic B412 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Bell 412EP
Owner/operator:Police
Registration: 5N-GEJ
C/n / msn: 36553
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 4
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:Lagos (LOS) -   Nigeria
Phase: Taxi
Nature:Military
Departure airport:LOS
Destination airport:LOS
Narrative:
The helicopter sustained substantial damage when taxying after a training mission. Some reports say there were no casualties but others suggest the 4 POB were injured.

While early reports state Air Force "Super Puma" later reports state the registration as 5N-GEJ which is a Police Bell 412EP c/n 36553.

Sources:

http://www.nigerianeye.com/2015/04/helicopter-crashes-in-lagos.html
https://www.premiumtimesng.com/news/top-news/180894-air-force-helicopter-crashes-in-lagos.html
http://www.naijalately.com/news/four-injured-as-presidential-helicopter-crashes-in-lagos-%E2%80%8E
http://thenationonlineng.net/four-injured-as-presidential-helicopter-crashes-in-lagos/
https://asokoinsight.com/news/nigerias-presidential-helicopter-crashes-at-lagos-airport/
https://www.thenigerianvoice.com/news/175711/1/airforce-helicopt-crashes-in-lagos.html


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
10-Apr-2015 14:34 gerard57 Added
10-Apr-2015 14:36 harro Updated [Aircraft type]
10-Apr-2015 15:11 TB Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Registration, Damage]
10-Apr-2015 15:25 Aerossurance Updated [Source, Narrative]
10-Apr-2015 16:40 Anon. Updated [Aircraft type, Total occupants, Location, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
10-Apr-2015 20:41 TB Updated [Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Location, Narrative]
15-Apr-2015 06:56 Aerossurance Updated [Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Operator, Source, Narrative]
20-Apr-2015 17:06 Anon. Updated [Aircraft type, Operator]
20-Apr-2015 17:06 harro Updated [Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Operator, Narrative]

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