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Last updated: 19 August 2019
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Date:Wednesday 17 May 1989
Type:Silhouette image of generic B703 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Boeing 707-330B
Operator:Somali Airlines
Registration: 6O-SBT
C/n / msn: 19316/547
First flight: 1967
Engines: 4 Pratt & Whitney JT3D-3B
Crew:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 13
Passengers:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 57
Total:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 70
Aircraft damage: Damaged beyond repair
Location:Nairobi-Jomo Kenyatta International Airport (NBO) (   Kenya)
Phase: Takeoff (TOF)
Nature:International Scheduled Passenger
Departure airport:Nairobi-Jomo Kenyatta International Airport (NBO/HKJK), Kenya
Destination airport:?
Narrative:
Overran the wet runway into a rice field following an aborted takeoff.

Classification:

Runway excursion

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photo of Boeing-707-330B-6O-SBT
accident date: 17-05-1989
type: Boeing 707-330B
registration: 6O-SBT
 
This information is not presented as the Flight Safety Foundation or the Aviation Safety Network’s opinion as to the cause of the accident. It is preliminary and is based on the facts as they are known at this time.
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