The Accident Investigation Bureau, AIB, has released a preliminary report on a helicopter crash that occurred on August 28, 2020 at the Opebi, Ikeja, Lagos State.
The accident involved a Bell 206B III Helicopter with nationality and registration marks 5N-BQW operated by Quorum Aviation Limited.
According to the report, the helicopter had a valid Certificate of Airworthiness as the pilot’s last medical examination was valid till 6th August, 2020.
It also revealed that there was no evidence to show that an application for the exemption provided by the All Operators’ Letter AOL DG020/20 had been submitted to the Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority.
Source: The Punch NG