Final Report on Bell 206B3 helicopter, 5N-BQW

Final Report on Bell 206B3 helicopter, 5N-BQW

Accident Investigation Bureau, Nigeria (AIB-N) was notified of the accident by an eyewitness on 28th August 2020. Investigators were dispatched to the accident site and commenced investigation.
At 11:45:34 h, a Bell 206B3 helicopter 5N-BQW operated by Quorum Aviation Limited established initial contact with Lagos Tower and passed its traffic information: inbound from Port Harcourt, maintaining 1000 feet, 20 miles to the field estimating Lagos at 12:17 h, with three persons on board and one-hour endurance. Lagos Tower acknowledged the call.
At 11:47:08 h, Tower issued an inbound clearance to 5N-BQW and requested 5N-BQW to report estimate for control zone boundary. 5N-BQW replied estimate to the control zone boundary 10 minutes and Tower acknowledged and confirmed the estimate for 11:57 h. At 11:54:34 h, 5N-BQW reported five minutes to the field and informed Tower of intent to land at EAN (Evergreen Apple Nigeria) hangar.

Report No: QAL/2020/08/28/F
Operator: Quorum Aviation Limited
Reg No: 5N-BQW
Aircraft Type: Bell 206B3 helicopterAccident
Date Released: February 24, 2022
Status: Final Report
Download: PDF
Next Post

Welcome Back!

Login to your account below

Retrieve your password

Please enter your username or email address to reset your password.