Narrative:Crashed on takeoff. The pilot and copilot were killed, ten passengers were slightly injured and the hostess and remaining eleven passengers were unharmed.
|Date:||20 NOV 1974|
|C/n / msn:|| 9465|
|First flight:|| 1943|
|Total airframe hrs:||27809|
|Engines:|| 2 Pratt & Whitney R-1830-92|
|Crew:||Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 3|
|Passengers:||Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 21|
|Total:||Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 24 |
|Airplane damage:|| Written off|
|Airplane fate:|| Written off (damaged beyond repair)|
|Location:||Soddu Airport (SXU) (Ethiopia)
|Phase:|| Takeoff (TOF)|
|Nature:||Domestic Scheduled Passenger|
|Departure airport:||Soddu Airport (SXU/HASD), Ethiopia|
|Destination airport:||Beica Airport (BEI/HABE), Ethiopia|
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This map shows the airport of departure and the intended destination of the flight. The line between the airports does not
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Distance from Soddu Airport to Beica Airport as the crow flies is 454 km (284 miles).
This information is not presented as the Flight Safety Foundation or the Aviation Safety Networkĺs opinion as to the cause of the accident. It is preliminary and is based on the facts as they are known at this time.