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Last updated: 22 February 2019
Datum:Dienstag 12 Mai 1998
Flugzeugtyp:Silhouette image of generic AN26 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Xian Yunshuji Y-7H-500
Fluggesellschaft:Force Aérienne de la République Islamique de Mauritanie
Kennzeichen: 5T-MAG
Werknummer: 007H03
Besatzung:Todesopfer: / Insassen:
Fluggäste:Todesopfer: / Insassen:
Gesamt:Todesopfer: 39 / Insassen: 42
Sachschaden: Zerstört
Konsequenzen: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Unfallort:nahe Néma Airport (EMN) (   Mauretanien)
Flugphase: Anfangssteigflug (ICL)
Flug von:Néma Airport (EMN/GQNI), Mauretanien
Flug nach:Nouakchott Airport (NKC/GQNN), Mauretanien

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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 Néma Airport to Nouakchott Airport as the crow flies is 925 km (578 miles).
Accident location: Global; accuracy within tens or hundreds of kilometers.

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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