Narrative:The An-32 reporedly suffered engine problems after takeoff from Goma. The airplane returned and crash-landed at the airport.
|Date:||26 MAY 2008|
|Operator:||Great Lake Business Company|
|C/n / msn:|| 3201|
|First flight:|| 1993|
|Engines:|| 2 Ivchenko AI-20|
|Crew:||Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 5|
|Passengers:||Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 0|
|Total:||Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 5 |
|Airplane damage:|| Written off|
|Airplane fate:|| Written off (damaged beyond repair)|
|Location:||Goma Airport (GOM) (Congo (Democratic Republic))
|Phase:|| Landing (LDG)|
|Departure airport:||Goma Airport (GOM/FZNA), Congo (Democratic Republic)|
|Destination airport:||Kalima-Kakungwa Airport (KLY/FZOD), Congo (Democratic Republic)|
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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 Goma Airport to Kalima-Kakungwa Airport as the crow flies is 295 km (184 miles).
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.