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Last updated: 26 April 2017
Status:Offizieller Zwischenbericht
Datum:Freitag 2 April 2004
Flugzeugtyp:Silhouette image of generic B703 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Boeing 707-366C
Fluggesellschaft:Air Memphis
Kennzeichen: SU-AVZ
Werknummer: 20762/868
Baujahr: 1973
Triebwerk: 4 Pratt & Whitney JT3D-7 (HK3)
Besatzung:Todesopfer: 0 / Insassen: 7
Fluggäste:Todesopfer: 0 / Insassen: 0
Gesamt:Todesopfer: 0 / Insassen: 7
Sachschaden: Zerstört
Konsequenzen: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Unfallort:Cairo International Airport (CAI) (   Ägypten)
Flugphase: Start (TOF)
Flug von:Cairo International Airport (CAI/HECA), Ägypten
Flug nach:Oostende Airport (OST/EBOS), Belgien
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 no. 3 and 4 engines.

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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 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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