Accident Fokker F-27 Friendship 300 ST-AWA,
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Date:Tuesday 23 March 1993
Type:Silhouette image of generic F27 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Fokker F-27 Friendship 300
Owner/operator:Air West Express
Registration: ST-AWA
MSN: 10186
Year of manufacture:1961
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 35
Aircraft damage: Destroyed, written off
Location:near Hareto -   Ethiopia
Phase: Landing
Nature:Passenger - Scheduled
Departure airport:Dar es Salaam International Airport (DAR/HTDA)
Destination airport:Addis Ababa-Bole Airport (ADD/HAAB)
Confidence Rating: Information verified through data from accident investigation authorities
The F-27 strayed off course and a precautionary landing had to be made due to fuel exhaustion. The aircraft collided with trees on rollout. The left wing broke off and the gear collapsed.


Airnieuws 301 (p. 17)
ICAO Adrep Summary 2/93 (#35)
Scramble 169


photo (c) Frank Ellemers Collection; Hareto; March 1993

photo (c) Werner Fischdick; Maastricht/Aachen Airport (MST); 19 August 1989

photo (c) Fokker, via Frank Ellemers; Maastricht/Aachen Airport (MST); 21 January 1993

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