The porous security at the nation’s Airports has once again been exposed as a stowaway was discovered in a parked aircraft belonging to United Nigeria Airways in the early hours of Sunday Morning 4th September 2022.
The Airline in a statement by its spokesman Achillus Chud-Uchegbu stated that during preflight inspection, a stowaway was found in one of their aircraft parked at the Murtala Muhammad Airport 2.
The man said to be middle aged looked unkempt and is suspected to be unconscious, was arrested and taken in for interrogation.
The Aircraft where the stowaway was found last operated Abuja-lagos at 7.30pm on Saturday September 3, 2022 and was securely parked at the Apron.
The affected aircraft is being screened and prepared for service in accordance with the Airlines operating standards.
FAAN Aviation security and Bicourtney security services have commenced investigation into this security breach at MM2
The Airline noted that this development will result in rescheduling of some flights to accommodate the investigation