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Last updated: 19 January 2021
Date:Monday 11 October 1999
Type:Silhouette image of generic AT43 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
ATR 42-320
Operator:Air Botswana
Registration: A2-ABC
C/n / msn: 111
First flight: 1988
Engines: 2 Pratt & Whitney Canada PW121
Crew:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 0
Passengers:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 0
Total:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 0
Collision casualties:Fatalities: 1
Aircraft damage: Damaged beyond repair
Location:Gaborone-Sir Seretse Khama International Airport (GBE) (   Botswana)
Phase: Standing (STD)
Departure airport:-
Destination airport:-
The aircraft was struck by another ATR-42 when it was crashed into parked aircraft by a suicidal Air Botswana captain.

Damaged on the ground

» Michel/Scramble
» Mmegi/The Reporter


photo of ATR-42-320-A2-ABC
accident date: 11-10-1999
type: ATR 42-320
registration: A2-ABC
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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