Cameroon – Northwest Region.

Bullets spray on a Camair-co plane Shortly before landing at the Bafut Airport North West Region of Cameroon, on Sunday, December 1, 2019. A stray bullet hit the left-wing of the plane and pierced through into the Cabin.

Information reaching us says, the impacts caused a little wind stir of the aircraft, but the Pilot succeeded to manage the situation and landed safely. According to the testimony of some passengers, shots were heard while the plane piloted by commander  Bonda landed on the terminal safely

No Casualties reported.

No Claim of Responsibility Yet.

INCIDENT ON CAMAIRCO FLIGHT QC272 FROM DOUALA FOR BAMENDA

Cameroon Airlines Corporation wishes to inform the public that on Sunday, December 1, 2019, at about 10:40 a.m., its MA60 aircraft, registered TJ-QDB, was shot at with firearms, as it approached the Bamenda airport for landing.

No loss in human life was recorded and thanks to the bravery of the Captain, the aircraft was able to land smoothly despite the impact on its fuselage.

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Following this incident, the plane has been grounded in order to assess the nature of the impact in consultation with the relevant technical authorities.

Consequently, Camair-Co’s flight schedule has been re-organized to limit any disruption that may result.

The National Airline seizes this opportunity to reassure its customers of the continuation of its activities while thanking them for their confidence.

 

By Subiru Madina