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Dar es Salaam Region

Crash of a Cessna 425 Conquest in Dar es Salaam

Date & Time: Jun 12, 2000 at 1815 LT
Type of aircraft:
Registration:
5H-SCB
Survivors:
Yes
Schedule:
Dar es-Salaam-Ifakara-Mikumi-Dar es-Salaam
MSN:
425-0183
YOM:
1983
Country:
Region:
Crew on board:
1
Crew fatalities:
Pax on board:
7
Pax fatalities:
Other fatalities:
Total fatalities:
0
Captain / Total flying hours:
5416
Captain / Total hours on type:
123.00

Crash of a Fokker F27 Friendship 60 in Dar es Salaam

Date & Time: Dec 12, 1993
Type of aircraft:
Operator:
Registration:
5H-MPT
Flight Type:
Survivors:
Yes
Schedule:
Dar es Salaam - Dar es Salaam
MSN:
10566
YOM:
1977
Country:
Region:
Crew on board:
2
Crew fatalities:
Pax on board:
0
Pax fatalities:
Other fatalities:
Total fatalities:
0
Captain / Total flying hours:
8700
Circumstances:
The crew was completing a local training flight at Dar es Salaam Airport. The aircraft landed at an excessive speed and in a flapless configuration. Upon touchdown, the undercarriage were torn off and the aircraft came to rest on its belly. Both pilots escaped uninjured but the aircraft was damaged beyond repair.
Probable cause:
Wrong approach configuration on part of the crew. The following contributing factors were reported:
- Poor flight preparation,
- The crew failed to follow the approach checklist,
- The crew failed to proceed to an approach briefing,
- Excessive approach speed,
- The crew failed to realize the flaps were not selected down.

Crash of an Avro 748-314-2A in Dar es Salaam

Date & Time: Feb 7, 1991
Type of aircraft:
Operator:
Registration:
JW9010
Flight Type:
Survivors:
Yes
Schedule:
Dar es-Salaam - Dar es-Salaam
MSN:
1753
YOM:
1977
Country:
Region:
Crew on board:
2
Crew fatalities:
Pax on board:
0
Pax fatalities:
Other fatalities:
Total fatalities:
0
Circumstances:
The crew departed Dar es Salaam Airport on a local training flight. En route, he encountered technical problems and was unable to raise the landing gear. The crew returned to the airport where repairs were completed. After takeoff, the crew reported he was unable to lower the landing gear and was then forced to attempt a belly landing. The aircraft came to rest on the runway and both pilots escaped uninjured.
Probable cause:
It was reported that the gear door latch were blocked for undetermined reasons.

Crash of a Cessna 401 in Dar es Salaam

Date & Time: Feb 1, 1977
Type of aircraft:
Operator:
Registration:
5Y-AJP
Survivors:
Yes
MSN:
401-0103
YOM:
1968
Country:
Region:
Crew on board:
0
Crew fatalities:
Pax on board:
0
Pax fatalities:
Other fatalities:
Total fatalities:
0
Circumstances:
Crashed upon landing in unknown circumstances. There were no casualties.

Crash of an Avro 652 Anson in Dar es-Salaam

Date & Time: Nov 13, 1946
Type of aircraft:
Registration:
G-AIIC
Flight Phase:
Flight Type:
Survivors:
Yes
Schedule:
Dar es-Salaam - Dar es-Salaam
YOM:
1946
Country:
Region:
Crew on board:
2
Crew fatalities:
Pax on board:
0
Pax fatalities:
Other fatalities:
Total fatalities:
0
Circumstances:
The crew was completing a training mission in Dar es-Salaam Airport when he was forced to make an emergency landing for unknown reason. The twin engine aircraft crashed near the airport and was damaged beyond repair. Both pilots were slightly injured.

Crash of a De Havilland DH.80 Puss Moth in Dar es-Salaam

Date & Time: Dec 15, 1942
Operator:
Registration:
K17
Flight Type:
Survivors:
Yes
MSN:
2153
YOM:
1931
Country:
Region:
Crew on board:
2
Crew fatalities:
Pax on board:
0
Pax fatalities:
Other fatalities:
Total fatalities:
0
Circumstances:
Damaged beyond repair on landing mishap in Dar es-Salaam. Both occupants slightly injured.