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Accident description
Last updated: 12 December 2017
Status:
Date:Saturday 29 August 2015
Time:06:45
Type:Silhouette image of generic D228 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Dornier 228-212
Operator:Nigerian Air Force - NAF
Registration: NAF030
C/n / msn: 8219
First flight: 1993
Crew:Fatalities: 4 / Occupants: 4
Passengers:Fatalities: 3 / Occupants: 3
Total:Fatalities: 7 / Occupants: 7
Airplane damage: Damaged beyond repair
Location:Kaduna (   Nigeria)
Phase: En route (ENR)
Nature:Military
Departure airport:Kaduna Airport (KAD/DNKA), Nigeria
Destination airport:Abuja International Airport (ABV/DNAA), Nigeria
Narrative:
The Nigerian Air Force Dornier 228 aircraft crashed into a house at the Ribadu Cantonment in Kaduna, Nigeria. A fire erupted, destroying the house and the aircraft.

Sources:
» Daily Trust, 29-8-2015


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Distance from Kaduna Airport to Abuja International Airport as the crow flies is 187 km (117 miles).
Accident location: Approximate; accuracy within a few kilometers.

This information is not presented as the Flight Safety Foundation or the Aviation Safety Network’s opinion as to the cause of the accident. It is preliminary and is based on the facts as they are known at this time.
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