- ACCIDENT DETAILS
Date: November 20, 1969
Time: c 08:30
Location: Near Ikeja, Nigeria
Operator: Nigeria Airways
Flight #: 825
Route: Kano - Lagos
AC Type: BAC VC-10-1101
Registration: 5N-ABD
cn / ln: 804
Aboard: 87   (passengers:76  crew:11)
Fatalities: 87   (passengers:76  crew:11)
Ground: 0
Summary: The aircraft crashed and burned 8 miles from Lagos Airport where it was to have landed. Cause unknown. Possibly insufficient monitoring of equipment. Allowing the aircraft to come down to an unsafe altitude without contact with the ground.
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