Aviation Authority begins investigations into crash-landing incident

The Ghana Civil Aviation Authority (GCAA) has begun investigations

into circumstances that led to the crash-landing of an Ethiopian cargo

plane at the Kotoka International Airport (KIA).

The Ethiopian cargo plane which came into the country from Lome [Togo]
crash-landed at the KIA in Accra on Saturday morning.


According to the Corporate Communications Officer of Ghana Airport

Company, Newman Quartey the plane “skidded off the runway” while

trying to land safely.

Though the cause of the accident is not yet known, some have

attributed it to bad weather conditions.

Meanwhile, the three persons who who were sent to the 37 military

hospital for treatmenthave been discharged.

According to a statement released by the GCAA, while operations are

normal and all flights are operating on schedule, “the Civil Aviation

Authority has commenced initial investigations find the cause of the


Credit: Citifmonline.com


Kofi Oppong Kyekyeku

I am a Ghanaian Broadcast Journalist/Writer who has an interest in General News, Sports, Entertainment, Health, Lifestyle and many more.

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