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Crash of a Harbin Yunsunji Y-12 II in Voi: 4 killed

Date & Time: Jan 12, 2021
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Survivors:
No
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Nairobi - Voi
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Crew on board:
4
Crew fatalities:
Pax on board:
0
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Other fatalities:
Total fatalities:
4
Circumstances:
On approach to Voi Airport, the twin engine aircraft struck the slope of Mt Irima located about 9 km north from runway 18 threshold. All four occupants were killed. Registration unconfirmed.

Crash of a Short S.25 Sunderland near Voi: 8 killed

Date & Time: Dec 29, 1943
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Registration:
EJ140
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Survivors:
No
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Crew on board:
8
Crew fatalities:
Pax on board:
0
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Total fatalities:
8
Circumstances:
While flying in poor weather conditions on an international flight from Mombasa, the aircraft hit the slope of Mt Sangalla Hills located south of Voi. All eight crew members were killed.

Crash of a De Havilland DH.60 Moth in Voi: 2 killed

Date & Time: May 14, 1931
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Registration:
G-ABAK
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Survivors:
No
Schedule:
Voi - Voi
MSN:
1265
YOM:
1930
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Crew on board:
1
Crew fatalities:
Pax on board:
1
Pax fatalities:
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Total fatalities:
2
Circumstances:
After departure from Voi, aircraft made two circuits around the airport. Suddenly, it dove into the ground and crashed in a huge explosion. Both occupants, Denys Finch Hatton (pilot and owner) and his servant, were killed.