Date & Time: Jun 16, 2003 at 0630 LT
Type of aircraft:
Landing (descent or approach)
Scheduled Revenue Flight
Khartoum - Adar Yeil
Crew on board:
Pax on board:
After landing on a gravel runway at Adar Yeil Airport, the aircraft collided with a flock of birds, damaging the left engine. The aircraft went out of control and veered to the left, causing the left propeller to struck the ground. The propeller blades separated, punctured the fuselage and injured three passengers. The aircraft came to a halt and all occupants evacuated. The aircraft was damaged beyond repair.
Loss of control after landing following a collision with a flock of birds.