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Last updated: 22 June 2018
Datum:Dienstag 23 März 1993
Flugzeugtyp:Silhouette image of generic F27 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Fokker F-27 Friendship 300
Fluggesellschaft:Air West Express
Kennzeichen: ST-AWA
Werknummer: 10186
Baujahr: 1961
Besatzung:Todesopfer: 0 / Insassen: 6
Fluggäste:Todesopfer: 0 / Insassen: 29
Gesamt:Todesopfer: 0 / Insassen: 35
Sachschaden: Zerstört
Konsequenzen: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Unfallort:nahe Hareto (   Äthiopien)
Flugphase: Landung (LDG)
Betriebsart:Internationaler Linienflug
Flug von:Dar Es Salaam International Airport (DAR/HTDA), Tansania
Flug nach:Addis Ababa-Bole Airport (ADD/HAAB), Äthiopien
The F-27 strayed off course and a precautionary landing had to be made due to fuel exhaustion. The aircraft collided with trees on rollout. The left wing broke off and the gear collapsed.

» Airnieuws 301 (p. 17)
» ICAO Adrep Summary 2/93 (#35)
» Scramble 169


photo of Fokker F-27 Friendship 300 PH-SFE
PH-SFE was sold to Sudan in January 1993.
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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 Dar Es Salaam International Airport to Addis Ababa-Bole Airport as the crow flies is 1756 km (1098 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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