Another danger was averted wednesday as A boeing 737-500 aircraft belonging to Med-View airline was said to have had a serious incident mid-air which caused the crew to deploy oxygen masks and embark on emergency descent procedure.
The aircraft operated by Med-View Nigeria Limited, Boeing 737-500 with registration marks 5N-BQM was involved in a serious incident en-route Lagos from Abuja today at about 3:07pm with 27 passengers and six (6) crew members on board and there was no fatality.
The Accident investigation bureau AIB who confirmed the incident in a release said the agency was notified of the incident and has commenced probe into serious incident.
Spokesman for AIB Tunji Oketunbi disclosed that so far, cabin altitude warning came on at FL 320 followed by deployment of oxygen masks which necessitated the crew to carry out emergency descent procedure.
He said the team of safety investigators have commenced investigation into the incident.
recall that an aircraft belonging to air peace on Tuesday crash landed which resulted in damage to the aircraft