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Last updated: 30 November 2015
Fecha:martes 11 julio 1989
Tipo:Silhouette image of generic B703 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Boeing 707-351B
Operador:Kenya Airways
Registración: 5Y-BBK
Numéro de série: 19872/742
Año de Construcción: 1968
Motores: 4 Pratt & Whitney JT3D-3B
Tripulación:Fatalidades: 0 / Ocupantes: 10
Pasajeros:Fatalidades: 0 / Ocupantes: 66
Total:Fatalidades: 0 / Ocupantes: 76
Daños en la Aeronave: Anulado
Consecuencias: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Ubicación:Addis Ababa-Bole Airport (ADD) (   Etiopía)
Fase: Aterrizaje (LDG)
Naturaleza:Vuelo Internacional Programado
Aeropuerto de Salida:Addis Ababa-Bole Airport (ADD/HAAB), Etiopía
Aeropuerto de Llegada:Nairobi-Jomo Kenyatta International Airport (NBO/HKJK), Kenia
The aircraft returned to Addis Ababa after its landing gear didn't retract. The brakes failed after touchdown and the Boeing overran the wet runway.

» Flight International 17-23.01.1990 (46)


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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 display the exact flight path.
Distance from Addis Ababa-Bole Airport to Nairobi-Jomo Kenyatta International Airport as the crow flies is 1158 km (723 miles).

This information is not presented as the Flight Safety Foundation or the Aviation Safety Network’s opinion as to the cause of the accident. It is preliminary and is based on the facts as they are known at this time.
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