Accident CASA C-212-CB Aviocar 100 TN-AFA, Saturday 19 June 2010
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Date:Saturday 19 June 2010
Type:Silhouette image of generic C212 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
CASA C-212-CB Aviocar 100
Registration: TN-AFA
MSN: 151
Year of manufacture:1979
Engine model:Garrett TPE331-5-251C
Fatalities:Fatalities: 11 / Occupants: 11
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Destroyed, written off
Location:near Mintom -   Cameroon
Phase: En route
Nature:Passenger - Non-Scheduled/charter/Air Taxi
Departure airport:Yaoundé-Nsimalen International Airport (NSI/FKYS)
Destination airport:Yangadou Mine Airstrip
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
A CASA C-212 Aviocar, was reported missing on a flight from Yaoundé-Nsimalen International Airport (NSI) to the Congolese gold mine Yangadou. There were two pilots and nine passengers on board.
The flight left Yaoundé at 09:13 with an estimated arrival time of 10:20. Last radio contact was at 09:51.
The plane was chartered by Cam Iron, the Cameroon subsidiary of Sundance Resources, an Australian iron ore mining firm. A number of Australian mining executives were on board the plane.
The plane was located on June 21. No survivors were found.


Search on for plane missing between Cameroon, Congo (AFP, 20-6-2010)
Avion disparu: épave retrouvée au Congo, pas de survivant (Le Parisien, 21-6-2010)


  • 20th worst accident in 2010
  • 20th worst accident of this aircraft type
  • 18th worst accident of this aircraft type at the time


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