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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 28450
Last updated: 17 October 2017
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Type:Piper PA-31T3 Cheyenne (T-1040)
Registration: TJ-AIQ
C/n / msn: 31T-8275025
Fatalities:Fatalities: 3 / Occupants: 4
Other fatalities:0
Airplane damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:KoussÚri, Far North Province, Logone-et-Chari department -   Cameroon
Phase: Approach
Nature:Non Scheduled Passenger
Departure airport:Douala International Airport, Douala, Cameroon (DLA/FKKD)
Destination airport:N'Djamena International Airport, N'Djamena, Chad (NDJ/FTTJ)
Written off (damaged beyond repair) February 14, 2001 when the aircraft undershot the runway at approach to N'Djamena International Airport, N'Djamena, Chad, and hit a tree 3 km short of the landing surface. The aircraft came down at KoussÚri, Far North Province, Logone-et-Chari department, in Cameroon, just over the Cameroon/Chad border.**

There was poor weather and reduced visibility due to a sand haze. Of the four persons on board - pilot and three passengers - the pilot and two passengers were killed. Only one passenger survived, albeit injured.

**The aircraft was listed as a "Piper Cheyenne III" in the Flight International report, which also lists the crash location as being in Chad, not Cameroon.


4. Flight International 2-8 July 2002, page 35 ** at

Revision history:

27-Sep-2008 01:00 ASN archive Added
13-Feb-2009 04:32 martinsedo Updated
06-Aug-2017 16:35 TB Updated [Aircraft type, Cn]
06-Aug-2017 16:52 TB Updated [Aircraft type, Cn, Source, Narrative]
06-Aug-2017 17:04 TB Updated [Aircraft type, Cn]
16-Sep-2017 00:48 Dr. John Smith Updated [Time, Cn, Location, Phase, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
16-Sep-2017 00:49 Dr. John Smith Updated [Departure airport]
16-Sep-2017 00:54 Dr. John Smith Updated [Narrative]

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