- ACCIDENT DETAILS
Date: November 07, 1996
Time: 17:00
Location: Lagos, Nigeria
Operator: Aviation Development Corporation
Flight #: 086
Route: Port Harcourt - Lagos
AC Type: Boeing B-727-231
Registration: 5N-BBF
cn / ln: 20054/718
Aboard: 143   (passengers:134  crew:9)
Fatalities: 143   (passengers:134  crew:9)
Ground: 0
Summary: The plane crashed mid-way along its scheduled 50 minute route. The aircraft went into a roll and lost control after taking evasive action to avoid another aircraft. The plane was flying almost at the speed of sound when it crashed and disintegrated. ATC error. The controller thought he had cleared to aircraft to FL100 but the aircraft was still flying at FL240.
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