Accident Fokker 50 9Q-CBD, Monday 4 March 2013
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Date:Monday 4 March 2013
Time:17:55
Type:Silhouette image of generic F50 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Fokker 50
Owner/operator:Compagnie Africaine d'Aviation - CAA
Registration: 9Q-CBD
MSN: 20270
Year of manufacture:1992
Engine model:Pratt & Whitney Canada PW125B
Fatalities:Fatalities: 7 / Occupants: 10
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Destroyed, written off
Category:Accident
Location:Goma Airport (GOM) -   Congo (Democratic Republic)
Phase: Approach
Nature:Cargo
Departure airport:Lodja Airport (LJA/FZVA)
Destination airport:Goma Airport (GOM/FZNA)
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
Narrative:
A Fokker 50 passenger plane, operated by Compagnie Africaine d'Aviation (CAA) was destroyed in an accident near Goma Airport (GOM), Democratic Republic of the Congo. There were ten people on board the Fokker 50, three passengers, six crew members and a loadmaster. The three passengers survived the accident.

The airplane reportedly came down in a residential area as it was preparing to land in poor weather following a domestic flight from Goma Airport (GOM).

Sources:

RadioOkapi
AP
DigitalCongo

Statistics

  • 28th worst accident in 2013
  • 4th worst accident of this aircraft type
  • 4th worst accident of this aircraft type at the time

Location

Images:


photo (c) MONUSCO/Sylvain Liechti; near Goma Airport (GOM); 04 March 2013; (CC:by-sa)


photo (c) MONUSCO/Sylvain Liechti; near Goma Airport (GOM); 05 March 2013; (CC:by-sa)


photo (c) MONUSCO/Sylvain Liechti; near Goma Airport (GOM); 05 March 2013; (CC:by-sa)


photo (c) MONUSCO/Sylvain Liechti; near Goma Airport (GOM); 05 March 2013; (CC:by-sa)


photo (c) Harro Ranter / ASN; Amsterdam-Schiphol International Airport (AMS/EHAM); 26 April 2004

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