Accident SIAI-Marchetti SF.260 , Wednesday 10 December 2008
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Date:Wednesday 10 December 2008
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic F260 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
SIAI-Marchetti SF.260
Owner/operator:Burkina Faso Air Force
Registration:
MSN:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Destroyed
Location:Fada N'Gourma Airport (FNG/DFEF), Fada N'Gourma Dept., Gourma Province -   Burkina Faso
Phase: Manoeuvring (airshow, firefighting, ag.ops.)
Nature:Military
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
Narrative:
The SIAI-Marchetti SF.260 was executing an aerial maneuver as a preparation for an airshow, when it failed to gain height and crashed near the runway of Fada N'Gourma Airport (FNG), Fada N'Gourma Department, Gourma Province.
Two crew aboard were killed and the aircraft was destroyed.

Sources:

https://lefaso.net/spip.php?article29954
https://fr.allafrica.com/stories/200812100796.html
https://www.jeuneafrique.com/145407/societe/crash-d-un-avion-militaire-fada-2-morts/
https://www.pressafrik.com/Fete-de-l-independance-du-Burkina-Faso-deux-morts-dans-un-crash-d-avion-a-fada_a380.html

Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
11-Dec-2008 11:00 Dmitriy Added
11-Dec-2008 22:44 Dmitriy Updated
12-Dec-2008 12:00 Certosino Updated
05-Aug-2013 15:51 TB Updated [Aircraft type, Location]
10-Nov-2014 14:20 TB Updated [Location, Nature]
10-Jul-2024 06:19 lagi Updated [Location, Source, Narrative]

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