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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 149705
Last updated: 11 July 2019
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Date:30-AUG-1976
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic MF17 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
SAAB SAFARI MFI-15
Owner/operator:Air Mula
Registration: ET-AFQ
C/n / msn: 15-0014
Fatalities:Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 2
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:HALA, AWASA -   Ethiopia
Phase: Initial climb
Nature:Ferry/positioning
Departure airport:HALA
Destination airport:HAAB
Narrative:
At aprx. 500 ft the aircraft was hit by a vulture. The vulture hit the pliot in face, who was knocked unconscious. The Aircraft flipped over and hit the gorund in a vertical dive.

Aircraft original reg: SE-FIL

Sources:

Interconair, december 1976. Acc. report.


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
08-Oct-2012 05:41 zerocinquanta Added
12-Dec-2012 07:01 Eric von Rosen Updated [Aircraft type, Cn, Operator, Location, Phase, Nature, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]

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