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Last updated: 29 November 2015
Fecha:viernes 1 junio 2007
Tipo:Shorts C-23 Sherpa
Operador:Tanzanian People's Defence Force
Registración: JW9036
Numéro de série: SH3121
Año de Construcción:
Tripulación:Fatalidades: 0 / Ocupantes: 4
Pasajeros:Fatalidades: 0 / Ocupantes: 9
Total:Fatalidades: 0 / Ocupantes: 13
Daños en la Aeronave: Considerable
Consecuencias: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Ubicación:Kizota (   Tanzania)
Fase: Aproximación (APR)
Aeropuerto de Salida:Sumbawanga Airport (SUT/HTSU), Tanzania
Aeropuerto de Llegada:Dodoma Airport (DOD/HTDO), Tanzania
Both engines failed, forcing the pilot to carry out an emergency landing in a field. The airplane came down in a corn field, causing the nose gear to collapse.

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Distance from Sumbawanga Airport to Dodoma Airport as the crow flies is 491 km (307 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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