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Hull-loss description
Last updated: 24 October 2016
Date:Monday 25 March 1991
Type:Silhouette image of generic B703 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Boeing 707-385C
Operator:Ethiopian Airlines
Registration: ET-AJZ
C/n / msn: 19433/534
First flight: 1966
Engines: 4 Pratt & Whitney JT3D-3B (HK)
Crew:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 0
Passengers:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 0
Total:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 0
Airplane damage: Damaged beyond repair
Location:Asmara International Airport (ASM) (   Eritrea)
Phase: Standing (STD)
Departure airport:?
Destination airport:?
Destroyed in shelling by rebels. Some people on the ground who were loading the aircraft, were killed.


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photo of Boeing 707-385C N109BV
N109BV flew for Buffalo Airways for over two years until being sold to Ethiopia in October 1990.
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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.
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