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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 232408
Last updated: 27 January 2020
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Date:05-JAN-2020
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic DH8B model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
de Havilland Canada DHC-8-202
Owner/operator:United States Air Force (USAF)
Registration: N8200L
C/n / msn: 455
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 0
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Manda Bay Air Base -   Kenya
Phase: Standing
Nature:Military
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Narrative:
The US military surveillance aircraft was destroyed in an El Shabab attack of Manda Bay air base.

Sources:

https://www.thedrive.com/the-war-zone/31721/3-americans-dead-6-aircraft-destroyed-or-damaged-including-a-rare-spy-plane-in-kenya-attack


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
24-Jan-2020 13:13 gerard57 Added
24-Jan-2020 14:12 RobertMB Updated [Cn]
27-Jan-2020 13:37 TB Updated [Aircraft type, Location]

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