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Last updated: 9 August 2020
Fecha:domingo 10 noviembre 1940
Tipo:Silhouette image of generic L14 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Lockheed 14-N2 Super Electra
Operador:Royal Air Force - RAF
Registración: AX688
Numéro de série: 1419
Año de Construcción: 1938
Tripulación:Fatalidades: / Ocupantes:
Pasajeros:Fatalidades: / Ocupantes:
Total:Fatalidades: / Ocupantes:
Daños en la Aeronave: Anulado
Consecuencias: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Ubicación:Nairobi (   Kenia)
Fase: Ascenso Inicial (ICL)
Aeropuerto de Salida:Nairobi (unknown airport), Kenia
Aeropuerto de Llegada:?
The Super Electra took off from Nairobi in strong winds and heavy rain. Turning to the left at 500 feet after takeoff the airplane stalled and entered a spin. It crashed and caught fire. All aboard were killed.
The airplane operated on a ferry flight from Germiston, South Africa to Cairo-Heliopolis Airport, Egypt via Dodoma, Tanzania and Nairobi.

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