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  • NTSB sends team to assist Nigerian ADC Airlines Boeing 737-200 crash outside Abuja as death toll rises to 100


    <P>US National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) investigators are to assist the inquiry into yesterday’s fatal accident involving <A href="http://www.adcairlines.com/travel.htm" target=_blank>Nigerian&nbsp;carrier ADC Air</A>lines Boeing 737-200 during take-off from <A href="http://www.abujacity.com/busni/travel/visito.html" target=_blank>Abuja&nbsp;international airport</A>.</P> <P>NTSB investigator Dennis Jones is to head the agency’s team. Jones was assigned to represent the NTSB during the probe into two other high-profile accidents in Nigeria last year, involving a Bellview Airlines Boeing 737 at Lagos and a Sosoliso Airlines McDonnell Douglas DC-9 at Port Harcourt.</P> <P>Nigeria’s government is said to be preparing to ground ADC Airlines in the aftermath of the crash.</P> <P>The aircraft had been carrying around 105 passengers and crew when it came down after departing the Nnamdi Azikwe airport in <A href="http://www.abujacity.com/" target=_blank>Nigerian&nbsp;capital Abuja


  • Other News for Bellview Airlines

  • Nigeria's Bellview seeks 34 aircraft for fleet overhaul


    <P><A href="http://www.flybellviewair.com/home/default.asp">Nigeria’s&nbsp;Bellview Airlines </A>has issued a request...


  • Nigeria sets minimum capitalisation levels for airlines to boost aviation safety


    <P><STRONG><SUP><STRONG>By Kerry Ezard in London</STRONG></SUP></STRONG></P> <P>Nigeria’s government has introduced...


  • Nigeria to open 24h weather centre as part of aviation safety drive


    Series of fatal accidents prompts meteorological agency to improve forecasting


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  • ANALYSIS: Airline safety encouraging in 2013's first half

    News | 22 Jul 2013 17:03 | David Learmount

    Worldwide airline fatal accidents in the first six months of 2013 maintained the all-time best figure of nine, while the number of fatalities involved has...http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-Airline-safety-encouraging-in-2013s-first-half-388555/
  • Crashed Bellview 737 should not have been cleared to fly

    News | 19 Feb 2013 11:18 | David Kaminski-Morrow

    <p>Investigators believe a Bellview Boeing 737-200 which crashed after taking off from Lagos should not have been cleared to fly, but have been unable to determine...http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Crashed-Bellview-737-should-not-have-been-cleared-to-fly-382463/
  • Jet deals - 23 November

    News | 23 Nov 2009 10:45 | Olivier Bonnassies

    RwandAir buys second CRJ200LRhttp://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Jet-deals-23-November-335307/
  • Jet deals - 9 March

    News | 09 Mar 2009 10:30 | Olivier Bonnassies

    GECAS places easyJet/Skyeurope 737-700s with Aerolineas Argentinashttp://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Jet-deals-9-March-323538/
  • Aircraft among exports cited for Eximbank's boost in Nigeria

    News | 12 Jun 2008 18:49 | Mary Kirby

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  • Nigeria's Bellview seeks 34 aircraft for fleet overhaul

    News | 11 Jun 2008 10:00 | David Kaminski-Morrow

    <P><A href="http://www.flybellviewair.com/home/default.asp">Nigeria’s&nbsp;Bellview Airlines </A>has issued a request for proposals for 34 aircraft comprising long-haul, short-haul and regional types.</P> <P>Lagos-based Bellview is seeking four <A href="http://www.flightglobal.com/a350xwb">Airbus&nbsp;A350-900</A> or <A href="http://www.flightglobal.com/787">Boeing&nbsp;787-9</A> twin-jets, and 10 <A href="http://www.flightglobal.com/737">Boeing&nbsp;737</A>-700/800s or <A href="http://www.flightglobal.com/a320">Airbus&nbsp;A319/320s</A>. It is also seeking 20 Bombardier CRJ705 or <A href="http://www.flightglobal.com/directory/searchresults.aspx?navigationItemId=388&amp;aircraftCategory=CommercialAircraft&amp;manufacturerType=CommercialAircraft&amp;searchMode=keyword&amp;Keyword=embraer+175&amp;Manufacturer=">Embraer&nbsp;175</A> regional aircraft.</P> <P>Bellview’s proposed acquisition will include options for four additional widebodies, 10 narrowbodies and 10 regional jets, bhttp://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Nigerias-Bellview-seeks-34-aircraft-for-fleet-overhaul-224572/