Accident McDonnell Douglas MD-82 5Y-AXL, Friday 9 February 2024
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Date:Friday 9 February 2024
Type:Silhouette image of generic MD82 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
McDonnell Douglas MD-82
Owner/operator:African Express Airways
Registration: 5Y-AXL
MSN: 49204/1179
Year of manufacture:1984
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:Malakal Airport (MAK) -   South Sudan
Phase: Landing
Departure airport:Juba
Destination airport:Malakal Airport (MAK/HJMK)
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
A McDonnell Douglas MD-82, 5Y-AXL, sustained substantial damage when it was involved in an accident at Malakal Airport (MAK/HJMK), South Sudan. There were no injuries.

Preliminary information indicates that the airplane landed short of runway 04. The main gear collapsed and the airplane came to rest on its belly.

The aircraft remained at Malakal and was struck by a Boeing 727-200 that crashed on March 31, 2024.

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Revision history:

09-Feb-2024 12:19 Captain Adam Added
18-Feb-2024 15:00 TB Updated [Location, Embed code]
31-Mar-2024 10:22 ASN Updated [Cn, Narrative]
09-Jun-2024 06:00 Anon. Updated [Total occupants, Nature]

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