Crash of a Cessna 208B Grand Caravan near Kombolcha
Date & Time: Jul 27, 2021
Jigjiga - Dire Dawa
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Pax on board:
The single engine aircraft departed Jigjiga Airport on a humanitarian mission to Dire Dawa, carrying two pilots and two employees of the World Food Program. En route, the crew encountered an unexpected situation and was forced to attempt an emergency landing. Upon landing, the aircraft came to rest on its nose in a near vertical position with its right wing partially torn off. All four occupants escaped with minor injuries.