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Last updated: 21 October 2019
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Datum:Dienstag 11 Juli 1989
Flugzeugtyp:Silhouette image of generic B703 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Boeing 707-351B
Fluggesellschaft:Kenya Airways
Kennzeichen: 5Y-BBK
Werknummer: 19872/742
Baujahr: 1968
Triebwerk: 4 Pratt & Whitney JT3D-3B
Besatzung:Todesopfer: 0 / Insassen: 10
Fluggäste:Todesopfer: 0 / Insassen: 66
Gesamt:Todesopfer: 0 / Insassen: 76
Sachschaden: Zerstört
Konsequenzen: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Unfallort:Addis Ababa-Bole Airport (ADD) (   Äthiopien)
Flugphase: Landung (LDG)
Betriebsart:Internationaler Linienflug
Flug von:Addis Ababa-Bole Airport (ADD/HAAB), Äthiopien
Flug nach:Nairobi-Jomo Kenyatta International Airport (NBO/HKJK), Kenia
Unfallbericht:
The aircraft returned to Addis Ababa after its landing gear didn't retract. The brakes failed after touchdown and the Boeing overran the wet runway.

Informationsquelle:
» Flight International 17-23 January 1990 (46)


Fotos

photo of Boeing-707-351B-5Y-BBK
accident date: 11-07-1989
type: Boeing 707-351B
registration: 5Y-BBK
photo of Boeing-707-351B-5Y-BBK
accident date: 11-07-1989
type: Boeing 707-351B
registration: 5Y-BBK
 

Map
This map shows the airport of departure and the intended destination of the flight. The line between the airports does not display the exact flight path.
Distance from Addis Ababa-Bole Airport to Nairobi-Jomo Kenyatta International Airport as the crow flies is 1158 km (723 miles).

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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