Qatar Airways Flight Lands Safely in Lagos After Tire Emergency

A Qatar Airways Ltd. flight from Doha touched down safely in Lagos today after requesting an emergency landing because of problems with landing tire.

The Airbus A330 plane landed around 1:30 p.m. local time, Harold Demuren, director-general of Nigeria’s Civil Aviation Authority, said by phone from Lagos, Nigeria’s commercial capital.

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