Unfallbericht:The aircraft had a runway excursion on landing at Jomo Kenyatta International Airport runway 06. It veered off to the right went over a ditch and came to a stop on Taxiway F. The nose wheel collapsed. The four crew and 62 passengers were not injured. The aircraft was substantially damaged.
|Datum:||Sonntag 8 Juli 2007|
|Triebwerk:|| 2 Pratt & Whitney Canada PW127|
|Besatzung:||Todesopfer: 0 / Insassen: 4|
|Fluggäste:||Todesopfer: 0 / Insassen: 62|
|Gesamt:||Todesopfer: 0 / Insassen: 66 |
|Sachschaden:|| schwer beschädigt|
|Unfallort:||Nairobi-Jomo Kenyatta International Airport (NBO) (Kenia)
|Flugphase:|| Landung (LDG)|
|Flug von:||Nairobi-Wilson Airport (WIL/HKNW), Kenia|
|Flug nach:||Nairobi-Jomo Kenyatta International Airport (NBO/HKNA), Kenia|
The probable cause of this accident was power asymmetry during application of reverse thrust on landing. The control levers were jammed in one position.
» Accident Prevention Bulletin 2007 / Kenya Ministry of Transport Department of Air Accident Investigation
This map shows the airport of departure and the intended destination of the flight. The line between the airports does not
display the exact flight path.
Distance from Nairobi-Wilson Airport to Nairobi-Jomo Kenyatta International Airport as the crow flies is 12 km (8 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.