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Last updated: 30 October 2020
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Fecha:domingo 28 enero 1996
Tipo:Silhouette image of generic DC85 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Douglas DC-8-55F
Operador:Affretair
Registración: Z-WSB
Numéro de série: 45805/244
Año de Construcción: 1965
Motores: 4 Pratt & Whitney JT3D-3B (Q)
Tripulación:Fatalidades: 0 / Ocupantes: 5
Pasajeros:Fatalidades: 0 / Ocupantes: 0
Total:Fatalidades: 0 / Ocupantes: 5
Daños en la Aeronave: Anulado
Consecuencias: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Ubicación:Harare Airport (HRE) (   Zimbabwe)
Fase: Aterrizaje (LDG)
Naturaleza:Carga
Aeropuerto de Salida:Johannesburg International Airport (JNB/FAJS), Sudáfrica
Aeropuerto de Llegada:Harare Airport (HRE/FVHA), Zimbabwe
Descripción:
Overran runway 05 in heavy rain after an ILS approach without the spoilers being armed. Reverse thrust was not available on engines no. 2 and 4.
The nose landing gear collapsed.

Fuentes:
» Flight International 7-13 February 1996 (8)
» Scramble 204(48)


Fotos

photo of DC-8-55F-Z-WSB
accident date: 28-01-1996
type: McDonnell Douglas DC-8-55F
registration: Z-WSB
photo of DC-8-55F-Z-WSB
accident date: 28-01-1996
type: McDonnell Douglas DC-8-55F
registration: Z-WSB
 

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 Johannesburg International Airport to Harare Airport as the crow flies is 955 km (597 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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