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Last updated: 13 December 2019
Estado:
Fecha:miércoles 29 noviembre 1944
Tipo:Silhouette image of generic L18 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Lockheed 18-56 Lodestar
Operador:British Overseas Airways Corporation - BOAC
Registración: G-AGBW
Numéro de série: 18-2094
Año de Construcción: 1941
Tripulación:Fatalidades: 4 / Ocupantes: 4
Pasajeros:Fatalidades: 7 / Ocupantes: 7
Total:Fatalidades: 11 / Ocupantes: 11
Daños en la Aeronave: Anulado
Consecuencias: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Ubicación:Kinangop Peak, Aberdare Range (   Kenia)
Fase: En ruta (ENR)
Naturaleza:Pasajeros
Aeropuerto de Salida:Juba Airport (JUB/HSSJ), Sudán del Sur
Aeropuerto de Llegada:Nairobi (unknown airport), Kenia
Descripción:
The Lodestar impacted a mountainside while descending towards Nairobi in poor weather conditions. The wreckage was found on January 1st, 1945.
The airplane operated on a flight from Cairo, Egypt to Juba, Sudan; Nairobi, Kenya; and Salisbury, Rhodesia (now Harare, Zimbabwe).

Fuentes:
» The Lockheed Twins / Peter J Marson
» Early Aviation Disasters / D. Gero, 2011


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