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.



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