Sunday, 26 May 2013
Fire Outbreak Disrupts Flights At Mallam Aminu Kano International Airport
Two vehicles exploded causing a fire outbreak today at the Mallam Aminu Kano International Airport in Kano.
Eyewitness told SaharaReporters that arriving flights were delayed up to 45 minutes as the fire raged on, apparently involving a car and a fire truck.
Several sources said that a fire service truck exploded, burning uncontrollably at the airport until 3: 00 PM local time .
An Arik airplane , flight 401 from Lagos, landed safely at the airport at 2:15 PM after hovering the sky for close to one hour.