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Accident description
Last updated: 18 October 2017
Status:Preliminary - official
Date:Thursday 13 April 2006
Time:11:30 UTC
Type:Silhouette image of generic C208 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Cessna 208 Caravan I
Operator:Mission Aviation Fellowship - MAF
Registration: 5H-ZBZ
C/n / msn: 208-00201
First flight: 1991
Engines: 1 Pratt & Whitney Canada PT6A-114
Crew:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Passengers:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 8
Total:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 9
Airplane damage: Substantial
Location:Haydom (   Tanzania)
Phase: Landing (LDG)
Nature:Domestic Non Scheduled Passenger
Departure airport:Dodoma Airport (DOD/HTDO), Tanzania
Destination airport:Haydom, Tanzania
Narrative:
Cessna Caravan 5H-ZBZ departed Dodoma (DOD), flying doctors and nurses to the Haydom Lutheran Hospital. The airplane reportedly landed at Haydom in severe weather, coming to rest in a sisal plantation field. The airplane suffered substantial damage to both wings, propeller, front cowling, baggage pod and fuselage.

Sources:
» 2006 Air Accidents / Incidents (Tanzania CAA, AIB)
» TCCA investigates plane crash (Tanzania Standard 17-4-2006)


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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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