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Last updated: 24 October 2017
Fecha:martes 7 mayo 2002
Tipo:Silhouette image of generic B735 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Boeing 737-566
Registración: SU-GBI
Numéro de série: 25307/2135
Año de Construcción: 1991-09-24 (10 years 8 months)
Horas Totales de la Célula:26082
Motores: 2 CFMI CFM56-3C1
Tripulación:Fatalidades: 3 / Ocupantes: 6
Pasajeros:Fatalidades: 11 / Ocupantes: 56
Total:Fatalidades: 14 / Ocupantes: 62
Daños en la Aeronave: Anulado
Consecuencias: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Ubicación:6 km (3.8 milles) de Tunis-Carthage Airport (TUN) (   Túnez)
Fase: Aproximación (APR)
Naturaleza:Vuelo Internacional Programado
Aeropuerto de Salida:Cairo International Airport (CAI/HECA), Egipto
Aeropuerto de Llegada:Tunis-Carthage Airport (TUN/DTTA), Túnez
Número de Vuelo:MS843
Flight MS843 departed Cairo at 13:40 for a flight to Tunis. The 737 crash-landed about six kilometres (four miles) from the airport while on an approach to runway 11.

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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 Cairo International Airport to Tunis-Carthage Airport as the crow flies is 2083 km (1302 miles).
Accident location: Approximate; accuracy within a few 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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