AIB begins investigation into Turkish Airline’s serious incident in Port Harcourt

The Accident Investigation Bureau, AIB Nigeria has commenced investigation into a serious incident involving an A330-300 aircraft operated by Turkish Airline, with registration marks TC-LOL.

The Bureau said in a statement that it was notified about the incident at about 3:30am local time, on the 31st December, 2019.

The aircraft which was enroute Port Harcourt from Istanbul, Turkey with 295 passengers and 11 crew members on board suffered a burst tyre on landing on runway 21 and veered off the runway and managed to taxi to the new international terminal.

All the occupants disembarked with no injury.

The Bureau said it is open to receiving any video clip, relevant evidence or information that may assist in this investigation.

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