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Last updated: 19 April 2019
Datum:Montag 1 März 2010
Flugzeugtyp:Silhouette image of generic B732 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Boeing 737-247
Fluggesellschaft:Air Tanzania
Kennzeichen: 5H-MVZ
Werknummer: 23602/1347
Baujahr: 1987-02-11 (23 years )
Triebwerk: 2 Pratt & Whitney JT8D-15A (HK3)
Besatzung:Todesopfer: 0 / Insassen: 7
Fluggäste:Todesopfer: 0 / Insassen: 45
Gesamt:Todesopfer: 0 / Insassen: 52
Sachschaden: Zerstört
Konsequenzen: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Unfallort:Mwanza Airport (MWZ) (   Tansania)
Flugphase: Landung (LDG)
Betriebsart:Inländischer planmäßiger Passagierflug
Flug von:Dar es Salaam International Airport (DAR/HTDA), Tansania
Flug nach:Mwanza Airport (MWZ/HTMW), Tansania
Flugnummer: 100
A Boeing 737-247, operated by Air Tanzania, suffered substantial damage in a landing accident at Mwanza Airport (MWZ), Tanzania.
The airplane arrived from Dar es Salaam and landed in low visibility weather conditions. The airplane suffered a runway excursion after which the nose landing gear collapsed.

», 14-3-2010


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Distance from Dar es Salaam International Airport to Mwanza Airport as the crow flies is 848 km (530 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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