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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 155506
Last updated: 3 September 2020
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Date:30-JAN-1977
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic DHC6 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
de Havilland DHC-6 Twin Otter 200
Owner/operator:Uganda Police Air Wing
Registration: 5X-UVL
C/n / msn: 157
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 22
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:11 mi into territory of Sudan -   Sudan
Phase: En route
Nature:Passenger - Non-Scheduled/charter/Air Taxi
Departure airport:
Destination airport:Kidepo-Valley National Park
Narrative:
Damaged in forced landing 11 km into territory of Sudan due to fuel exhaustion. Aircraft with 18 british hunters and four crew members on the way to big-game hunting. WFU/stored after accident; current as N64116/Twin Otter International in disassembled state.

Sources:

Hamburger Abendblatt 31.1.1977, p1
http://www.twinotterarchive.com/DHC-6_157.html


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
22-Apr-2013 13:02 TB Added
06-May-2016 16:11 TB Updated [Source]

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