Accident Cessna 208B Grand Caravan EX 9S-EBT,
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Date:Tuesday 5 March 2024
Type:Silhouette image of generic C208 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Cessna 208B Grand Caravan EX
Owner/operator:AB Airlines
Registration: 9S-EBT
MSN: 208B5118 ?
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Destroyed
Location:Katchungu-Tchambogo Airstrip -   Congo (Democratic Republic)
Phase: Landing
Departure airport:Bukavu-Kamenbe Airport (BKY/FZMA)
Destination airport:Katchungu-Tchambogo Airstrip
Confidence Rating: Little or no information is available
The Cessna 208B Grand Caravan suffered an accident during landing at Katchungu-Tchambogo Airstrip.
Photos from the accident suggest the aircraft struck an earthen mound. The right-hand wing was severed and a fire erupted.
Initial information suggests the copilot survived. The captain is feared dead.

* Aircraft MSN (208B5118) not confirmed. This aircraft was offered for sale in Benin (TY-ABT) and has a matching color scheme.




Revision history:

06-Mar-2024 05:39 Captain Adam Added
06-Mar-2024 06:37 ASN Updated [Aircraft type, Source, Embed code]
06-Mar-2024 06:42 ASN Updated [Location, Embed code, Narrative, Category]
06-Mar-2024 06:48 ASN Updated [Total occupants, Narrative]
06-Mar-2024 07:30 ASN Updated [Total fatalities, Total occupants, Phase, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
07-Mar-2024 08:32 ASN Updated [Aircraft type, Cn, Total fatalities, Source, Narrative]

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