Date: October 22, 2005
Time: 2040
Location: Lisa, Nigeria
Operator: Bellview Airlines
Flight #: 3210
Route: Lagos - Abuja
AC Type: Boeing B-737-2L9
Registration: 5N-BFN
cn / ln: 22734/818
Aboard: 117   (passengers:111  crew:6)
Fatalities: 117   (passengers:111  crew:6)
Ground: 0
Summary: The tower lost sight and contact with the plane about five minutes after taking off from Murtala Muhammad International airport. The plane crashed about 30 miles north of Lagos. A storm was passing through the airport at about the time the aircraft took off. A combination of poor maintenance of the plane by the ground crew together with a lightning strike to the right wing of the plane caused the right engine to ignite, causing the aircraft to bank heavily to the left and eventually lose control.

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