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Accident description
Last updated: 24 April 2017
Date:Friday 1 January 1999
Type:Silhouette image of generic B732 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Boeing 737-298C
Operator:Lignes Aeriennes Congolaises - LAC / CAL
Registration: 9Q-CNK
C/n / msn: 20795/348
First flight: 1974-03-29 (24 years 9 months)
Engines: 2 Pratt & Whitney JT8D-15
Crew:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Passengers:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Total:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Airplane damage: Damaged beyond repair
Location:Kilimanjaro Airport (JRO) (   Tanzania)
Phase: Landing (LDG)
Departure airport:?
Destination airport:?
Reportedly emergency landed at Kilimanjaro following a number one engine failure. The aircraft was ferried to Kinshasa-N'Djili Airport on March 3, 1999 and stored there because of insufficient financial resources to carry out a D-check. In December, 2000 the aircraft was seen parked in a hangar, still out of service.

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