Nigeria Airways Flight 9805
5N-ABK, the aircraft involved in the accident, is seen here at Manston Airport in 1993
|Date||19 December 1994|
|Site||near Kiri Kasama, Nigeria|
|Aircraft type||Boeing 707-3F9C|
|Flight origin||King Abdulaziz International Airport, Jeddah, Saudi Arabia|
|Destination||Mallam Aminu Kano International Airport in Kano, Nigeria|
Nigeria Airways Flight 9805 was a cargo flight from King Abdulaziz International Airport in Jeddah to Mallam Aminu Kano International Airport in Kano, Nigeria. On 19 December 1994, the Boeing 707-3F9C flying the route suffered an in-flight fire and crashed into a marshland near Kiri Kasama, Hadeija LGA, Nigeria. One of the three crew members and both passengers died. The investigation determined that a heat generating substance was the probable cause.
- Kano air disaster, a deadly crash of a Boeing 707 operated on behalf of Nigeria Airways
- "ASN Aircraft accident Boeing 707-3F9C 5N-ABK Kiri Kasama." Aviation Safety Network. Retrieved on 6 June 2012.
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