Accident Beechcraft B300 King Air 350 , Sunday 5 January 2020
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Date:Sunday 5 January 2020
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Type:Silhouette image of generic B350 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Beechcraft B300 King Air 350
Owner/operator:L3 Technologies
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Fatalities:Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 3
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Destroyed, written off
Location:Manda Bay-Camp Simba Air Base -   Kenya
Phase: Taxi
Nature:Military
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Narrative:
The airplane was hit by a rocket-propelled grenade fired by Shabab fighters. Both pilots died and the airplane was destroyed. A third occupant, badly burnt, managed to escape.

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