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Last updated: 18 September 2019
Datum:Dienstag 10 September 1991
Flugzeugtyp:Silhouette image of generic F27 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Fokker F-27 Friendship 400M
Fluggesellschaft:Scibe Airlift Cargo Zaire
Kennzeichen: 9Q-CBE
Werknummer: 10655
Baujahr: 1983
Besatzung:Todesopfer: 0 / Insassen:
Fluggäste:Todesopfer: 0 / Insassen: 14
Gesamt:Todesopfer: 0 / Insassen:
Sachschaden: Zerstört
Konsequenzen: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Unfallort:nahe Kigali (   Ruanda)
Flugphase: Während des Fluges (ENR)
Flug von:Kigali Airport (KGL/HRYR), Ruanda
Flug nach:Goma Airport (GOM/FZNA), Kongo/Kinshasa
While en route from Kigali, the F-27 was hit by a missile, reportedly fired from the ground by Rwandan Patriotic Front (RPF) rebels. One passenger was injured.
A safe landing was made at Goma. Scibe Airlift then withdrew the plane from service and stored it at Goma.

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photo of Fokker-F-27400M-PH-FSR
accident date: 10-09-1991
type: Fokker F-27 Friendship 400M
registration: PH-FSR

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 Kigali Airport to Goma Airport as the crow flies is 105 km (66 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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