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Crash of an Antonov AN-26-100 off Abidjan: 4 killed

Date & Time: Oct 14, 2017 at 0830 LT
Type of aircraft:
Operator:
Registration:
ER-AVB
Flight Phase:
Flight Type:
Survivors:
Yes
MSN:
3204
YOM:
1975
Location:
Country:
Region:
Crew on board:
6
Crew fatalities:
Pax on board:
4
Pax fatalities:
Other fatalities:
Total fatalities:
4
Circumstances:
Shortly after takeoff from Abidjan-Félix Houphouët-Boigny Airport, while climbing in marginal weather conditions, the airplane stalled and crashed on a beach before coming to rest in shallow water. Six occupants were rescued while four crew members were killed, among them both pilots, all Moldovan citizens. The crew was performing a special cargo flight on behalf of the French Army, carrying materials intended to the 'Barkhane' anti-terrorist operation. Weather conditions were poor at the time of the accident with thunderstorm activity, rain falls and strong winds. It was also reported that the accident occurred during landing. Development will follow.

Crash of a Fokker 100 in Bouaké: 4 killed

Date & Time: Jun 29, 2007 at 1033 LT
Type of aircraft:
Registration:
TU-VAA
Flight Phase:
Flight Type:
Survivors:
Yes
Schedule:
Abidjan - Bouaké
MSN:
11245
YOM:
1987
Country:
Region:
Crew on board:
4
Crew fatalities:
Pax on board:
30
Pax fatalities:
Other fatalities:
Total fatalities:
4
Circumstances:
After landing at Bouaké, aircraft was attacked by rebels. A rocket hit the fuselage and killed four occupants who were accompanying the Prime Minister on an official visit in Bouaké. Aircraft was considered as damaged beyond repair.

Crash of an Airbus A310 in Abidjan: 169 killed

Date & Time: Jan 30, 2000 at 2109 LT
Type of aircraft:
Operator:
Registration:
5Y-BEN
Flight Phase:
Survivors:
Yes
Schedule:
Abidjan - Lagos - Nairobi
MSN:
0426
YOM:
1986
Flight number:
KQ431
Location:
Country:
Region:
Crew on board:
10
Crew fatalities:
Pax on board:
169
Pax fatalities:
Other fatalities:
Total fatalities:
169
Captain / Total flying hours:
8663
Captain / Total hours on type:
1664.00
Copilot / Total flying hours:
7295
Copilot / Total hours on type:
5768
Aircraft flight hours:
58115
Aircraft flight cycles:
15026

Crash of a Beechcraft Super King Air 200 in Abidjan: 8 killed

Date & Time: Jun 26, 1998 at 1940 LT
Registration:
ZS-MSL
Survivors:
No
Schedule:
Luanda-Lomé-Abidjan
MSN:
BB-0815
YOM:
1981
Location:
Country:
Region:
Crew on board:
1
Crew fatalities:
Pax on board:
7
Pax fatalities:
Other fatalities:
Total fatalities:
8
Captain / Total flying hours:
1512
Captain / Total hours on type:
201.00

Crash of a Douglas DC-9 in Abidjan

Date & Time: Apr 12, 1997 at 1350 LT
Type of aircraft:
Operator:
Registration:
9G-ACM
Survivors:
Yes
Schedule:
Accra - Abidjan
MSN:
47755
YOM:
1978
Flight number:
GH560
Location:
Country:
Region:
Crew on board:
7
Crew fatalities:
Pax on board:
97
Pax fatalities:
Other fatalities:
Total fatalities:
0

Crash of a Fokker F27 in Abidjan: 17 killed

Date & Time: Jun 26, 1994 at 1941 LT
Type of aircraft:
Operator:
Registration:
TU-TIP
Survivors:
No
Schedule:
San Pedro-Abidjan
MSN:
10577
YOM:
1978
Flight number:
VU777
Location:
Country:
Region:
Crew on board:
3
Crew fatalities:
Pax on board:
14
Pax fatalities:
Other fatalities:
Total fatalities:
17

Crash of a Beechcraft Super King Air 200 in Touba

Date & Time: Jul 21, 1990 at 1200 LT
Operator:
Registration:
TU-VBB
Survivors:
Yes
Schedule:
Yamoussoukro-Touba
MSN:
BB-0295
YOM:
1977
Location:
Country:
Region:
Crew on board:
2
Crew fatalities:
Pax on board:
10
Pax fatalities:
Other fatalities:
Total fatalities:
0

Crash of a Fokker F28 in Man

Date & Time: Dec 30, 1989 at 1200 LT
Type of aircraft:
Operator:
Registration:
TU-TIK
Survivors:
Yes
Schedule:
Abidjan - Yamoussoukro - Daloa - Man
MSN:
11121
YOM:
1977
Country:
Region:
Crew on board:
6
Crew fatalities:
Pax on board:
64
Pax fatalities:
Other fatalities:
Total fatalities:
0
Aircraft flight hours:
14125
Aircraft flight cycles:
18807