AIB investigates serious incident involving Air Peace B737-500 aircraft

The Accident Investigation Bureau, AIB Nigeria team of safety investigators have commenced investigation into a serious incident involving a Boeing 737-500 aircraft operated by Air Peace, with registration marks, 5N-BUJ. The AIB said it was notified of the serious incident by the airline. A statement by the general manager, Public Affairs of AIB Nigeria, Mr Tunji Oketunbi said the aircraft which departed Murtala Muhammed Airport at 0735 local time was enroute Owerri from Lagos with 90 passengers and 6 crew members on board. The accident investigation bureau explained that from…

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AIB begins investigation into Bristow Helicopters serious incident in Port-Harcourt

The Accident Investigation Bureau, AIB team of safety investigators from its regional office in Enugu has commenced investigation into a serious incident involving a Sikorsky 92 aircraft operated by Bristow Helicopters . The Helicopter with 13 passengers on board was enroute Port Harcourt from GERD, an offshore platform when it declared emergency. However, there was no fatality. A statement made available to the media by the general manager public affairs of AIB, Mr Tunji Oketunbi, said the Commission was notified of a serious incident involving a Sikorsky 92 aircraft operated…

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AIB wins best govt. agency at Abuja International Trade fair

The Accident Investigation Bureau (AIB) has been awarded the best government exhibition agency at the just concluded 2018 Abuja International Trade fair as a result of its vast awareness created at the fair. The honour is the latest in the series of awards the agency has been garnering in the last one year. While congratulating the team that coordinated the participation of the Bureau at the yearly event, the Commissioner of AIB, Engr. Akin Olateru enjoined all staff of the agency to keep the Bureau’s flag flying adding that AIB…

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