Accident Boeing 707-329C OO-SJH,
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Date:Sunday 11 May 1980
Type:Silhouette image of generic B703 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Boeing 707-329C
Owner/operator:Zaire International Cargo Air System - ZICAS
Registration: OO-SJH
MSN: 18890/416
Year of manufacture:1965
Engine model:Pratt & Whitney JT3D-7
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 3
Aircraft damage: Destroyed, written off
Location:Douala Airport (DLA) -   Cameroon
Phase: Landing
Departure airport:Paris-Orly Airport (ORY/LFPO)
Destination airport:Douala Airport (DLA/FKKD)
A Boeing 707-329C cargo plane, OO-SJH, was damaged beyond repair in a landing accident at Douala Airport (DLA), Cameroon.
The airplane encountered windshear on short finals to Douala Airport (DLA). This resulted in a hard landing, followed by gear collapse. Subsequently the left wing broke in two and no. 1 and 2 engines separated.


J Drappier (e-mail, 5-2-2013)



photo (c) Pol van Damme, via Werner Fischdick; Oostende Airport (OST); March 1980

photo (c) Werner Fischdick; London-Heathrow Airport (LHR); 04 April 1976

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