A Dana Air Boeing 737 aircraft with registration number (5N DNA) made an emergency landing at the Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport on Tuesday, July 19.
The airline confirmed the incident in a statement, adding that the airplane made an emergency landing following an issue with one of its engines.
“Our Abuja-bound Boeing 737 aircraft with registration number (5N DNA) embarked on an emergency landing today, 19th July 2022, due to an indication on one of its engines.
“The pilot in command briefed the passengers on the incident and landed the aircraft safely at the Abuja International Airport at about 2:52 pm.
“All 100 passengers disembarked safely and the aircraft has been grounded for immediate attention by our team of engineers.
“The Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority (NCAA) has also been briefed on the incident.”