Date & Time: Jun 28, 1946
Type of aircraft:
De Havilland DH.89 Dragon Rapide
Scheduled Revenue Flight
Nairobi – Mombasa
Crew on board:
Pax on board:
Enroute, both engines failed, forcing the pilot to attempt an emergency landing in the bush. While the aircraft crash landed and was damaged beyond repair, all 8 occupants were rescued.
Double engine failure caused by a fuel exhaustion.