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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 58687
Last updated: 9 October 2019
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Date:21-JAN-2008
Time:11:45
Type:Silhouette image of generic NAVI model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Navion Rangemaster G
Owner/operator:private
Registration: 5Y-BKL
C/n / msn: NAV-4-2486
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:Chyulu (Ol Donyo Waus) Airstrip -   Kenya
Phase: Approach
Nature:Private
Departure airport:Nairobi-Wilson Airport
Destination airport:Ol Donyo Waus airstrip
Narrative:
The aircraft was on a private flight from Wilson Airport, Nairobi to Ol Donyo Waus airstrip in Tsavo West when it
suffered an engine failure on approach to landing. The probable cause of this accident was engine failure due to fuel starvation. The pilot's low experience on the type was a major contributory factor.

Sources:

Accident Prevention Bulletin 2008 / Kenya Ministry of Transport Department of Air Accident Investigation


Revision history:

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14-Feb-2009 10:58 harro Added

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