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Crash of a Fokker 50 in Goma: 7 killed

Accident description

  • Mar 4, 2013 at 1744 LT
  • 9Q-CBD
  • Landing (descent or approach)
  • Scheduled Revenue Flight
  • Yes
  • Airport (less than 10 km from airport)
  • Kananga - Lodja - Goma
  • 20270
  • 1992
  • Goma, Nord-Kivu
  • DRC
  • Africa
  • 6
  • 6
  • 4
  • 1
  • 0
  • 7
  • Aircrat was completing a flight from Kananga to Goma with an intermediate stop in Lodja with four passengers, a crew of six and cargo on board. While approaching runway 36 in poor weather conditions, aircraft hit the roof of a house, stalled and crashed upside down in a residential area. Seven occupants were killed while three passengers were injured. Aircraft was destroyed.