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Allied Air Flight 111
5N-BJN, the Boeing 727 involved, December 2011
Date2 June 2012 (2012-06-02)
SummaryRunway overrun on landing due to pilot error
SiteKotoka International Airport, Accra, Ghana
5°36′17″N 0°10′03″W / 5.6047°N 0.1674°W / 5.6047; -0.1674
Total fatalities10
Aircraft typeBoeing 727-221F Advanced
OperatorAllied Air
ICAO flight No.DHV111
Flight originMurtala Muhammed International Airport, Lagos, Nigeria
DestinationKotoka International Airport, Accra, Ghana
Ground casualties
Ground fatalities10

Allied Air Flight 111 was a cargo flight operated by Lagos-based cargo airliner Allied Air, flying from Lagos, Nigeria to Accra, Ghana. The flight was operated with a Boeing 727 cargo aircraft. On 2 June 2012, the aircraft crashed on landing at Kotoka International Airport, killing ten people on the ground.[1][2]

The aircraft overran the runway, broke through the airport perimeter fence, and struck a minibus on a roadway. All four crew members on the plane survived, but all 10 aboard the minibus were killed.[3] It was the second deadliest accident in Ghanaian aviation history.[4]

  1. ^ "Cargo plane crashes in Ghana's capital Accra, killing at least 10". Xinhua. 2 June 2012. Archived from the original on 4 June 2012. Retrieved 2 June 2012.
  2. ^ Ranter, Harro. "Accident Description, June 02 2012, Boeing 727-221F 5N-BJN Accra-Kotoka Airport". Aviation Safety Network. Flight Safety Foundation. Retrieved 2 July 2012.
  3. ^ Hradecky, Simon (2 June 2012). "Accident: Allied Cargo B722 at Accra on Jun 2nd 2012, overran runway on landing". The Aviation Herald. Retrieved 3 June 2012.
  4. ^ Ranter, Harro. "Ghana air safety profile". Aviation Safety Network. Retrieved 17 January 2017.

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