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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="" target=_blank>Nigerian&nbsp;carrier ADC Air</A>lines Boeing 737-200 during take-off from <A href="" 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="" target=_blank>Nigerian&nbsp;capital Abuja

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