Date & Time: Dec 30, 2006 at 0632 LT
Operator:
Registration:
5Y-SRK
Flight Phase:
Takeoff (climb)
Flight Type:
Cargo
Survivors:
Yes
Schedule:
Nairobi - Baidoa
MSN:
003
YOM:
1965
Flight number:
UNO448A
Country:
Kenya
Region:
Africa
Crew on board:
3
Crew fatalities:
0
Pax on board:
0
Pax fatalities:
0
Other fatalities:
0
Total fatalities:
0
Circumstances:
The crew was performing a cargo flight from Nairobi to Baidoa, Somalia, with a load of 14 drums of jet fuel for the Somali interim government in Baidoa. Three minutes after takeoff, one engine stopped. The aircraft stalled and hit an electrical wire before crashing into a house located near the airport. All three occupants were slightly injured while the aircraft was destroyed by a post crash fire. Nobody on the ground was injured.