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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 233307
Last updated: 24 May 2020
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Date:28-FEB-2020
Time:09:54 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic DH8C model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
de Havilland Canada DHC-8-314Q Dash 8
Owner/operator:Fly 540
Registration: 5Y-CGH
C/n / msn: 525
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 54
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Unknown
Location:Kapenguria -   Kenya
Phase: Unknown
Nature:Domestic Scheduled Passenger
Departure airport:Kapese Airport (HKPC)
Destination airport:Nairobi-Wilson Airport (WIL/HKNW)
Narrative:
A Fly 540 DHC-8-314Q made a forced landing after takeoff from Kapese Airport, Kenya.

In a statement, the airline reported: ďAt 9:54am, Fly540ís DASH8 300 had a suspected foreign object strike which led to an engine failure. The Captain then declared an emergency landing,Ē

Sources:

https://twitter.com/RobertAlai/status/1233302240716345345
https://www.standardmedia.co.ke/business/article/2001362226/fly-540-plane-makes-emergency-landing-after-engine-fails
https://citizentv.co.ke/business/fly540-plane-forced-to-make-emergency-landing-in-turkana-324542/
https://www.nation.co.ke/counties/turkana/Fly540-plane-makes-emergency-landing-in-Turkana/1183330-5472172-l0qq3g/index.html


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
28-Feb-2020 08:30 harro Added
28-Feb-2020 08:32 harro Updated [Phase, Nature, Destination airport, Embed code, Narrative]
28-Feb-2020 09:01 gerard57 Updated [Total occupants, Source]
28-Feb-2020 09:07 Aerossurance Updated [Source]
28-Feb-2020 11:31 harro Updated [Time, Destination airport, Narrative]
28-Feb-2020 14:59 Aerossurance Updated [Nature, Source, Narrative]
28-Feb-2020 17:46 Aerossurance Updated [Embed code]

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