ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 218747
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Narrative:Got lost on a training flight and made an emergency wheels up landing on the edge of a lagoon near Porto Novo.
Hunting Jet Provost T51
|Owner/operator:||Nigerian Air Force|
|Fatalities:||Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2|
|Aircraft damage:|| Minor|
|Location:||Porto Novo -
|Phase:|| En route|
|Departure airport:||Port Harcourt|
|Confidence Rating:|| Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources|
Pilots were Michael Tompsett (British) and Lieutenant Dare Ralph Femi, Nigeria Air Force.
Aircraft returned to Nigeria by road on 05-07-1969
British Pathe https://www.britishpathe.com/video/VLVA2FM5J73EYQCYOKMTCOS2QSTFF-DAHOMEY-NIGERIAN-AIR-FORCE-JET-CRASHES-IN-LAGOON/query/Red+cross
Shadows Michael I Draper
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