Criminal Occurrence description
Last updated: 24 April 2014
Status:
Date:Thursday 8 May 2003
Type:Silhouette image of generic SBR1 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
North American Rockwell Sabreliner 40A
Operating for:Democratic Republic of the Congo Government
Leased from:Professional Maintenance Services
Registration: N250EC
C/n / msn: 282-110
First flight: 1972
Crew:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Passengers:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Total:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Airplane damage: Damaged beyond repair
Location:near Bunia (   Congo (Democratic Republic))
Phase: Approach (APR)
Nature:Unknown
Departure airport:?
Destination airport:Bunia Airport (BUX/FZKA), Congo (Democratic Republic)
Narrative:
The Sabreliner 40A, operating on behalf of the Congolese government, was damaged by rebel ground fire. The aircraft, carrying Congo's Human Rights Minister Ntumba Luaba, landed safely at Entebbe. The airplane was still present in November 2003 with substantial damage to the nr. 2 engine.

Events:


Sources:
» Scramble 295
» New Vision 10 May 2003


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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.
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