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Last updated: 18 October 2019
Fecha:viernes 8 junio 2001
Hora:ca 03:30 UTC
Tipo:Silhouette image of generic B721 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Boeing 727-90C
Registración: S9-BOG
Numéro de série: 19170/332
Año de Construcción: 1966-11-01 (34 years 8 months)
Motores: 3 Pratt & Whitney JT8D-7B (HK)
Tripulación:Fatalidades: 0 / Ocupantes: 3
Pasajeros:Fatalidades: 0 / Ocupantes: 0
Total:Fatalidades: 0 / Ocupantes: 3
Daños en la Aeronave: Considerable
Consecuencias: Repaired
Ubicación:18 km (11.3 milles) de Luena (   Angola)
Fase: Aproximación (APR)
Aeropuerto de Salida:?
Aeropuerto de Llegada:Luena Airport (LUO/FNUE), Angola
A Boeing 727 operating for the UN World Food Programme (WFP) was descending into Luena at FL150 when the no. 2 engine was struck by a missile. The crew managed to carry out a safe emergency landing. WFP suspended operations in the area for six days following the incident. The aircraft was ferried to Luanda for repairs on June 17.

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