Narrative:A Yakovlev 40 passenger jet, registered D2-FES, sustained substantial damage during a belly landing at Luanda-4 de Fevereiro Airport (LAD), Angola. All 34 passengers and three crew members survived. The accident happened on runway 25
|Date:||Sunday 31 January 2010|
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|Crew:||Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 3|
|Passengers:||Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 34|
|Total:||Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 37 |
|Airplane damage:|| Substantial|
|Location:||Luanda-Quatro de Fevereiro Airport (LAD) (Angola)
|Phase:|| Landing (LDG)|
|Nature:||Domestic Scheduled Passenger|
|Departure airport:||Cabinda Airport (CAB/FNCA), Angola|
|Destination airport:||Luanda-4 de Fevereiro Airport (LAD/FNLU), Angola|
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 Cabinda Airport to Luanda-4 de Fevereiro Airport as the crow flies is 379 km (237 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.