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Last updated: 17 September 2019
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Datum:zondag 10 november 1940
Type:Silhouette image of generic L14 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Lockheed 14-N2 Super Electra
Luchtvaartmaatschappij:Royal Air Force - RAF
Registratie: AX688
Constructienummer: 1419
Bouwjaar: 1938
Bemanning:slachtoffers: / inzittenden:
Passagiers:slachtoffers: / inzittenden:
Totaal:slachtoffers: / inzittenden:
Schade: Afgeschreven
Gevolgen: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Plaats:Nairobi (   Kenia)
Fase: InitiŽle klim (ICL)
Soort vlucht:Militair
Vliegveld van vertrek:Nairobi (unknown airport), Kenia
Vliegveld van aankomst:?
Beschrijving:
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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