Hull-loss description
Last updated: 16 April 2014
Status:Preliminary
Date:Friday 25 January 2008
Type:Silhouette image of generic B722 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Boeing 727-247
Operating for:Canadian Airways Congo
Leased from:Teebah Airlines
Registration: 9L-LEF
C/n / msn: 21482/1341
First flight: 1978-04-24 (29 years 9 months)
Engines: 3 Pratt & Whitney JT8D-15 (HK3)
Crew:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 0
Passengers:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 0
Total:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 0
Airplane damage: Substantial
Airplane fate: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Pointe Noire Airport (PNR) (   Congo)
Phase: Standing (STD)
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Destination airport:-
Narrative:
The brakes on an An-12 failed as it taxied to the apron at Pointe Noire Airport (PNR). It could not be stopped and ran into a parked Boeing 727 (9L-LEF). Both aircraft sustained considerable damage.

Sources:
» 2 hurt as cargo jet hits Boeing (News 24, 26-1-2008)


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9L-LEF eaten by AN12 Boeing 737 200 accident  on ground 9L-LEF Kinshasa

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.
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