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Two pilots suspended for runway overrun incidents in Nigeria
13 June 2005

The captains of an EAS Boeing 737-200 and a Chanchangi Airlines Boeing 727 were suspended for three months by the Nigerian Aviation Minister. The EAS flight aquaplaned off the runway at Jos on June 11 while the Chanchangi plane overshot the flooded runway at Lagos a day later. The Boeing 727 struck a drainage ditch. (Vanguard)