Aviation security officials of the Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria has arrested an intruder who was sighted trying to climb into an Azman aircraft waiting for clearance from Air Traffic Controllers at about 10:09 AM.
The pilot of the Azman aircraft with registration number 5N-HAI departing Lagos to Port Harcourt reported the incident and Avsec officials swiftly responded.
The man has been apprehended and is now in Avsec’s custody, said a statement made available to The Sight News by the FAAN General Manager, Corporate Affairs, Henrietta Yakubu (Mrs).
According to her, the aircraft taxied back to the apron for a thorough check and has departed for Port Harcourt afterwards.
She added that the Authority is already investigating the incident.