Quorum Aviation Identifies Lagos Helicopter Crash Victims As Its Crew Members

The victims of the helicopter crash which occurred today, Friday, August 28, 2020; in Opebi, Lagos, have been identified.
Specifically, the victims of the helicopter crash were identified by Quorum Aviation.

Equally important, Quorum Aviation is the company which owns the ill-fated helicopter which crashed into the wall housing a residential building at 16aA Salvation Road, Opebi, Ikeja at about 12:30pm.

Subsequently, Quorum Aviation has disclosed that three persons were involved in the helicopter crash. Furthermore, it revealed that the three victims were all crew members. However, the aviation company refrained from disclosing the names of the crew members.

Quorum Aviation made this known in a press statement released to the media on Friday.

“As soon as we received news of the accident, we promptly informed the aviation authorities; Accident Investigation Bureau and the Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority. Preliminary reports indicate that of the three souls on board – all crew; two of the crew members lost their lives whilst the third one is currently receiving treatment at a hospital.

“We have been made to understand that nobody in the building; nor in the vicinity was injured for which we are grateful.

“In accordance with aviation regulations, the AIB has taken over the investigation process. We hereby ask members of the public to await the outcome of the investigation. We hereby express our heartfelt condolences to the families of the crew who lost their loved ones in this tragic accident.”



📷  1stnews

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