Accident Fokker 50 D6-AIB, Sunday 5 May 2024
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Date:Sunday 5 May 2024
Type:Silhouette image of generic F50 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Fokker 50
Registration: D6-AIB
MSN: 20335
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 52
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:Mohéli Bandar Es Salam Airport (NWA) -   Comoros
Phase: Take off
Departure airport:Mohéli-Bandar es Eslam Airport (NWA/FMCI)
Destination airport:Anjouan-Ouani Airport (AJN/FMCV)
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
A R'Komor Fokker 50, D6-AIB, sustained substantial damage when it was involved in a runway overrun at Mohéli Bandar Es Salam Airport (NWA/FMCI), Mohéli, Comoros.
There are a number of injuries reported, varying from serious to minor.

The aircraft was accelerating for takeoff at runway 31 when the aircraft experienced two blowouts of the left main landing gear. The crew rejected the takeoff at high speed but overran the end of the runway and came and came to rest in some bushes with the right main landing gear collapsed.


History of this aircraft


Other occurrences involving this aircraft

19 February 2024 D6-AIB R'Komor 0 Anjouan-Ouani Airport (AJN/FMCV) min
Runway excursion



Revision history:

05-May-2024 07:38 gerard57 Added
05-May-2024 07:42 gerard57 Updated [Narrative]
05-May-2024 13:56 Clipper Updated [Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Phase, Source]
05-May-2024 14:35 vasilf Updated [Embed code]
05-May-2024 16:36 vasilf Updated [Departure airport, Destination airport]
05-May-2024 16:42 vasilf Updated [Total occupants, Embed code, Category]
05-May-2024 16:52 RobertMB Updated [Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Location, Phase, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Embed code, Narrative, Category]
05-May-2024 21:29 Captain Adam Updated [Operator, Embed code, Narrative]
06-May-2024 05:57 ASN Updated
06-May-2024 06:08 gerard57 Updated [Total occupants, Source]
06-May-2024 17:44 vasilf Updated [Embed code]
17-May-2024 14:44 ASN Updated
19-May-2024 20:30 TB Updated [Location]
30-May-2024 12:43 ASN Updated [Narrative]

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