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AIB releases Names of Crashed Helicopter Passenger.

Bristow Helicopter 2The Accident Investigation Bureau has released the names of 12 passengers involved in the ill-fated Bristow Helicopter that crashed in Lagos last week.
speaking to press on the development, Mr Tunji Oketunbi, General Manager, Public Affairs, of the bureau says “the Accident Investigation Bureau today (yesterday) released the passenger manifest for the helicopter that crashed last week in Oworonsoki area of Lagos, Nigeria.
“Please find below the names of the passengers and the crew on the manifest of the ill-fated flight. They are: Ita Ekpeyong, Joshua Emekeme, Dolu Ebiejuara, Onoriode Onojete, Chukwuma Erise, Solomon Udeh, Chidi Ukwunta, Iniala Opaimi, Chris Abua, Chukwudi Onah, Joseph Wyatt (Captain), Peter Kayode Bello (co-pilot)”
“The Sikorsky S76 C+ helicopt

Rescuers at work in Lagos Lagoon
Rescuers at work in Lagos Lagoon
er crashed into the lagoon in Oworonsoki area of Lagos on Wednesday, August 12, 2015 shortly before landing at Murtala Muhammed Airport, Ikeja, Lagos. The helicopter marked 5N-BGD and operated by Bristow Helicopters departed SEDCO oil platform offshore en-route Lagos airport.”
It will be recalled that the crashed chopper, which Flight Data Recorder and Cockpit Voice Recorder, CVR, were recovered last Friday, caused six casualties and other six critically injured hospitalized.
However, investigation continues on the cause of the clash.

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