Narrative:The aircraft departed Brazzaville with a flight deck indication that a door was not properly closed. Some 16 minutes after takeoff the rear cargo door separated in flight. Investigation revealed that the technical documentation of the plane was missing.
|Date:||Wednesday 28 July 1999|
|Type:||Hawker Siddeley HS-748-232 Srs. 2A|
|C/n / msn:|| 1611|
|First flight:|| 1967|
|Crew:||Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 5|
|Passengers:||Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 39|
|Total:||Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 44 |
|Airplane damage:|| Substantial|
|Airplane fate:|| Repaired|
|Location:||near Brazzaville (Congo)
|Phase:|| En route (ENR)|
|Nature:||Domestic Scheduled Passenger|
|Departure airport:||Brazzaville-Maya Maya Airport (BZV/FCBB), Congo|
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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.