Accident Grumman G-159 Gulfstream I N2NC,
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Date:Sunday 6 April 1997
Type:Silhouette image of generic G159 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Grumman G-159 Gulfstream I
Owner/operator:African Commuter Services
Registration: N2NC
MSN: 158
Year of manufacture:1965
Engine model:Rolls-Royce Dart 529-8H
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 18
Other fatalities:1
Aircraft damage: Substantial, repaired
Location:Goma Airport (GOM) -   Congo (Democratic Republic)
Phase: Take off
Departure airport:Goma Airport (GOM/FZNA)
Destination airport:Kisangani Airport (FKI/FZIA)
Confidence Rating: Information verified through data from accident investigation authorities
The Gulfstream struck and fatally injured one person on the ground during takeoff at Goma Airport. The flight diverted to Entebbe where extensive damage especially starboard undercarriage assembly was noted.
The aircraft was later destroyed in an accident at Busia, Kenya on 24 January 2003.


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24 January 2003 5Y-EMJ African Commuter Services 3 Busia w/o
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