Date & Time: Aug 13, 2008 at 0450 LT
Type of aircraft:
Fokker F27 Friendship
Operator:
Registration:
5Y-BVF
Flight Type:
Cargo
Survivors:
No
Schedule:
Nairobi-K50
MSN:
10627
YOM:
1982
Country:
Somalia
Region:
Africa
Crew on board:
3
Crew fatalities:
0
Pax fatalities:
0
Other fatalities:
0
Total fatalities:
3
Circumstances:

The aircraft was carrying 5,4 tons of khat from Kenya to the K50 airport located 50 km southwest of Mogadishu, Somalia. The crew missed his first approach and made a go around. On the second attempt to land, the aircraft hit a radio mast located 2 km from airport and crashed. All three occupants were killed.