Accident Let L-410UVP-E9 5Y-VVA, Sunday 23 May 2004
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Date:Sunday 23 May 2004
Type:Silhouette image of generic L410 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Let L-410UVP-E9
Owner/operator:Blue Bird Aviation
Registration: 5Y-VVA
MSN: 962633
Year of manufacture:1996
Engine model:Walter M-601E
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial, repaired
Location:30 km S of Mwingi -   Kenya
Phase: Unknown
Departure airport:Nairobi-Wilson Airport (WIL/HKNW)
Destination airport:Mogadishu International Airport (MGQ/HCMM)
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
The Let 410 collided in flight with Blue Bird Aviation's 5Y-VVD which crashed in an open field, killing both crew members. 5Y-VVA landed safely, although damaged.


Daily Nation
MAK Interstate Aviation Committee (IAC)
The Standard
Vaclav Kudela

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photo (c) Jan Jurecka; Ostrava-Mosnov Airport (OSR); November 2000

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