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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 240936
Last updated: 26 November 2021
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Type:Silhouette image of generic D228 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Dornier 228-100
Owner/operator:Transafrican Air
Registration: 5Y-BRX
MSN: 7004
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Other fatalities:1
Aircraft damage: None
Location:Pibor Airport (HSPI, Pibor, Boma State -   South Sudan
Phase: Standing
Departure airport:
Destination airport:Pibor Airport (HSPI)
A Dornier 228-100 turboprop aircraft had landed at Pibor Airport, South Sudan. Just prior to engine shutdown, a 12-year-old boy was hit by the propeller and died of his injuries.



Photo of 5Y-BRX courtesy

Nairobi - Wilson (HKNW / WIL)
16 November 2006; (c) Adrian Romang

Revision history:

05-Sep-2020 11:25 Added
05-Sep-2020 11:27 harro Updated [Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Total fatalities, Other fatalities, Narrative]
05-Sep-2020 13:02 RobertMB Updated [Operator, Location]
05-Sep-2020 13:03 Geno Updated [Operator, Location, Source]
07-Sep-2020 11:22 harro Updated [Operator, Phase, Source, Narrative]

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