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Criminal Occurrence
Last updated: 24 October 2017
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Datum:zaterdag 2 januari 1999
Type:Silhouette image of generic C130 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Lockheed L-100-30 Hercules
Operated by:Transafrik
On behalf of:United Nations - UN
Registratie: D2-EHD
Constructienummer: 4839
Bouwjaar: 1980
Motoren: 4 Allison 501-D22A
Bemanning:slachtoffers: 4 / inzittenden: 4
Passagiers:slachtoffers: 5 / inzittenden: 5
Totaal:slachtoffers: 9 / inzittenden: 9
Schade: Afgeschreven
Gevolgen: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Plaats:80 km (50 mijl) N of Huambo (   Angola)
Fase: Kruisvlucht (ENR)
Soort vlucht:Vracht
Vliegveld van vertrek:Huambo Airport (NOV/FNHU), Angola
Vliegveld van aankomst:Luanda-4 de Fevereiro Airport (LAD/FNLU), Angola
Beschrijving:
The United Nations-chartered Hercules plane was shot down by UNITA rebels, some 20 minutes after takeoff from Huambo. The pilot tried to return to Huambo, but the plane was apparently on fire and it crashed in territory held by UNITA.

Bronnen:
» Criminal Acts Against Civil Aviation 1999 / FAA, Office of Civil Aviation Security


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Kaart
Deze kaart geeft het vliegveld van vetrek weer en de geplande bestemming van de vlucht. De lijn tussen de vliegvelden geeft niet de exacte vliegroute weer.
De afstand tussen Huambo Airport en Luanda-4 de Fevereiro Airport bedraagt 517 km (323 miles).
Accident location: Global; accuracy within tens or hundreds of kilometers.

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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