Accident Airplane , Sunday 15 May 2022
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Date:Sunday 15 May 2022
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Destroyed
Location:near Birao Airport -   Central African Republic
Phase: Landing
Departure airport:Nigeria
Destination airport:Birao Airport
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
An airplane is said to have crashed upon landing near Birao Airpirt. According to some reports it was a cargo plane, originating from Nigeria. The pilot is said to have died in the crash. The airplane was destroyed by fire.
There is a suspicion that the airplane was used for transporting weapons and ammunition.


Revision history:

17-May-2022 14:09 gerard57 Added
21-May-2022 13:20 gerard57 Updated [Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Location, Nature, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]
24-May-2022 09:04 gerard57 Updated [Date, Source, Damage, Narrative]

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