Dana Air Releases statement, Pledges to assist in the Investigation

The Dana Air family is deeply saddened by the tragic loss of the passengers and crew of Flight 9J-992 of Sunday, June 3, 2012. The aircraft, with Registration Number 5N-RAM, departed Abuja for Lagos with 146 passengers onboard. 1 Dana Air Flight Engineer, 2 Pilots and 4 Cabin Crew were also aboard the flight. We […]

”A Dana Air commercial …

”A Dana Air commercial aircraft from Abuja to Lagos just crashed around Iju in Lagos with about 153 passengers onboard. This is so sad. All that blood and life just wasted. Aviation is the sector I presided over. I know it inside out and now I am in pain. May the souls of those that died in that crash rest in peace.”

Former Aviation Minister, Femi Fani-Kayode reacting to the crash of Dana flight

Video: We were forced to fly the faulty plane-Dana Air official

Nigeria recovers bodies after plane crash kills over 150 -AFP

LAGOS, June 4 – Nigerian rescuers recovered burnt human remains as investigators probed for clues Monday after a plane slammed into a Lagos neighbourhood, with all 153 on board killed and more feared dead on the ground. Police fired tear gas at a surging crowd seeking to get a look at the crash site at […]

Flight 9J-992: Did Dana Air Purchase An Aircraft With a Pre-Existing Safety Problem?

By Fidel Agbobu A preliminary independent inquiry into the Dana Air crash of Sunday June 3, 2012 reveals that Dana Air might have purchased an aircraft with a pre-existing safety issue and a troubling past safety record. The question therefore is whether the necessary due diligence was carried out on the aircraft in question prior […]

Singer Inyanya escaped Dana Plane crash

According to a tweet by Iyanya minutes after the ugly incident, the Kukere crooner told the world how he missed the Abuja to Lagos bound flight by being disobedient to his manager. some of his tweets below:

The ill-fated Dana aircraft has History of Faults -Aviation Sources.

US-based Alaska Airlines sold it to Dana Airlines on February 17, 2009. on November 4, 2002 the aircraft developed fault and had emergency diversion due to smoke and electrical smell in the cabin area, which engineers said was because light ballast had over heated. Four years after, the aircraft’s health was also called to question […]

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