Tragedy was averted on Friday, after an aircraft fell brake at the General Aviation Terminal of the Lagos Airport and rammed into the fence of the airport.
The aircraft, a jet belonging to King Air Jet, crashed into the fence but no one was reported injured.
The King Air 200 jet with registration number 5N-HIS is said to be operated by Mobil Oil Nigeria-Wings Aviation.
“The accident happened around 10:00am at a tarmac beside Bristow Helicopter Hanger 3. The brake of the jet was not functioning which led to the collision of the jet with the fence of Bristow Helicopter hanger” an eyewitness said.
According to the Accident Investigation Bureau (AIB) an investigation has commenced to determine the cause of the accident.