NNPC Aircraft Overshoots Runway In Warri

Channels Television  
Updated February 6, 2013

An aircraft belonging to the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC), 5NNOC operated by Aero contractors on Wednesday overshot the runway on landing at the Osubi airport, in Warri, Delta state.

Confirming the accident, the Acting Group General Manager, Group Public Affairs Division of the NNPC, Tumini Green, in a statement, said the aircraft was on a routine operation to Warri when it overshot the runway of the airport.

The statement said there were no casualties or injuries and that the appropriate aviation agencies have been contacted and have commenced investigations.