FEDERAL AIRPORT AUTHORITY OF NIGERIA
The federal airports authority of Nigeria Airline operators and other airport users that a bush fire incident has been reported at the Sam Mbakwe international Cargo Airport ,Owerri.
officers of the air rescue and fire fighting services are presently on the ground and and fire fighting is in progress.
however, the incident did not affect flight operations as normal flight operations continues unhindered.
The Authority will like to appeal to host communities airports to please desist from burning bushes around the airport as this act is capable of jeopardizing safely of flight operations the prevailing weather condition in the country.
FAAN… Committed to her core values of safety, security and comfort.
Henrietta Yakubu (Mrs)
General Manager Corporate Affairs
February 11, 2020
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