Date & Time: Apr 15, 2012
Type of aircraft:
Fokker F27 Friendship
Operator:
Registration:
5Y-SRJ
Flight Type:
Cargo
Survivors:
Yes
Schedule:
Lokichogio - Yida
MSN:
10372
YOM:
1968
Region:
Africa
Crew on board:
3
Crew fatalities:
0
Pax on board:
0
Pax fatalities:
0
Other fatalities:
0
Total fatalities:
0
Circumstances:
Crew was performing a cargo flight to Yida with foods on board. Upon arrival, an engine failed. On landing, the nose gear collapsed and aircraft skidded on runway before coming to rest. While all three occupants were uninjured, aircraft was damaged beyond repair. According to the operator, engines totalised about twenty hours flying time since last overhaul.