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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 153081
Last updated: 15 September 2021
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Type:Silhouette image of generic C180 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Cessna 180
Registration: VP-KLI
MSN: 30517
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 3
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Minor
Location:Murchison Falls -   Uganda
Phase: En route
Departure airport:Nairobi, Kenya
Destination airport:Masindi
The writer Hemingway, his wife, and the pilot, crashed after the plane encountered a flock of birds. Without any means of communicating, they consoled themselves in the jungle with a bottle of whisky. The next day, they were rescued.

Kenya aircraft register

Revision history:

06-Feb-2013 05:48 gerard57 Added
02-Jan-2015 13:44 gerard57 Updated [Date, Registration, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Damage]
01-Dec-2018 13:41 Cobar Updated [Registration, Cn, Source]

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