Date & Time: Nov 29, 2003 at 0235 LT
Type of aircraft:
Boeing 747-200
Operator:
Registration:
ZS-OOS
Flight Type:
Cargo
Survivors:
Yes
Schedule:
Bruxelles-Lagos-Johannesburg
MSN:
21190
YOM:
1975
Flight number:
HYC501
Country:
Nigeria
Region:
Africa
Crew on board:
9
Crew fatalities:
0
Pax fatalities:
0
Other fatalities:
0
Total fatalities:
0
Circumstances:
In night approach, the aircraft crashed on landing on runway 19R which was closed to traffic due to construction work. The crew did not check notams and the ATC gave a wrong information while he authorized the crew to land on this closed runway.