Narrative:The aircraft lost directional control and ran off the side of runway 23L. The right hand main gear leg collapsed, causing additional damage to the nr.3 and 4 engines.
|Status:||Preliminary - official|
|Date:||02 APR 2004|
|C/n / msn:|| 20762/868|
|First flight:|| 1973|
|Engines:|| 4 Pratt & Whitney JT3D-7(HK3)|
|Crew:||Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 7|
|Passengers:||Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 0|
|Total:||Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 7 |
|Airplane damage:|| Written off|
|Airplane fate:|| Written off (damaged beyond repair)|
|Location:||Cairo International Airport (CAI) (Egypt)
|Phase:|| Takeoff (TOF)|
|Departure airport:||Cairo International Airport (CAI/HECA), Egypt|
|Destination airport:||Oostende Airport (OST/EBOS), Belgium|
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Distance from Cairo International Airport to Oostende Airport as the crow flies is 3299 km (2062 miles).
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.