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Last updated: 13 July 2020
Datum:vrijdag 29 juni 2007
Type:Silhouette image of generic F100 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Fokker 100
Luchtvaartmaatschappij:Ivory Coast Government
Registratie: TU-VAA
Constructienummer: 11245
Bouwjaar: 1988
Motoren: 2 Rolls-Royce Tay 620-15
Bemanning:slachtoffers: 0 / inzittenden:
Passagiers:slachtoffers: 4 / inzittenden:
Totaal:slachtoffers: 4 / inzittenden:
Schade: Groot
Gevolgen: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Plaats:Bouaké Airport (BYK) (   Ivoorkust)
Fase: Taxi (TXI)
Soort vlucht:Staatsvlucht
Vliegveld van vertrek:Abidjan-Felix Houphouet Boigny Airport (ABJ/DIAP), Ivoorkust
Vliegveld van aankomst:Bouaké Airport (BYK/DIBK), Ivoorkust
Ivory Coast Prime Minister Guillaume Soro departed Abidjan at 09:52 in the morning on a flight to Bouaké. The aircraft was carrying an unknown number of Soro's delegation and 20 journalists.
After landing the Fokker 100 taxied to the apron. At that moment it was hit by at least three rocket-propelled grenades. One grenade penetrated the right hand side of the fuselage. At least four people are reported dead and five seriously injured. Soro survived the attack.

» Le Premier ministre ivoirien Soro échappe ŕ une attaque ŕ Bouaké, 4 morts (AFP, 29-6-2007)
» Ivorian Prime Minister Soro Survives Attack on Plane (Bloomberg, 29-6-2007)
» L’avion de Soro attaqué ŕ la roquette (L'inter 30-7-2007)


photo of Fokker-100-TU-VAA
accident date: 29-06-2007
type: Fokker 100
registration: TU-VAA

Deze kaart geeft het vliegveld van vetrek weer en de geplande bestemming van de vlucht. De lijn tussen de vliegvelden geeft niet de exacte vliegroute weer.
De afstand tussen Abidjan-Felix Houphouet Boigny Airport en Bouaké Airport bedraagt 302 km (189 miles).
Accident location: Approximate; accuracy within a few 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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