Ghana Armed Forces aircraft crashes at landing base in Accra

A military aircraft of the Ghana Armed Forces is reported to have crashed at the Air Force Base in Accra yesterday (Tuesday), 21st January, 2020.

Sources say the crash was due to defective brakes system.

But the GAF says there were no recorded casualties during the accident and thus, a preliminary investigation team has been established to come up with a report within 48 hours.

According to a press statement signed by the Director of Public Relations of the Ghana Armed Forces, Coloniel E. Aggrey-Quarshie, “the manufacturer of the aircraft, Airbus have been notified of the incident.”

“They are expected to fly in a team to join their Ghanaian counterpart for a thorough assessment of the aircraft damage.”

the statement added.

The Ghana Armed Forces have however assured the public and its clientele that the incident has not affected operational activities.

Read copy of statement below:


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