Prime Tv, has gotten some more information on the helicopter crash that happened yesterday ( Friday) in Ikeja, Lagos, Nigeria’s commercial capital.
.The helicopter was operated by Quorum Aviation Limited (QAL).
. The helicopter was flying to Lagos from Port Harcourt, Rivers State, one of Nigeria’s oil-rich region where helicopter shuttle service is popular among oil companies.
. The pilot and crew where barely 3 minutes away from their final destination before the unfortunate incident.
. There were no other casualties as the pilot expertedly avoided crashing into human population on ground .
. The pilot had to dump the aviation fuel before impact so as to avoid an explosion when the helicopter crashed.
. Late Captain Chika Ernest was the pilot who flew the helicopter from Port Harcourt.
. Two people were confirmed dead at the scene of the crash,while a third person was taken to the hospital but later died of his injuries.
. Quorum Aviation Limited operators of the helicopter is an Aviation and Logistics air transportation company with offices in Murtala Mohammed International Airport, Ikeja, Lagos and Houston Texas, USA.