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Accident description
Last updated: 20 October 2017
Date:Sunday 12 December 1993
Type:Silhouette image of generic F27 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Fokker F-27 Friendship 600RF
Operator:Air Tanzania
Registration: 5H-MPT
C/n / msn: 10566
First flight: 1977
Crew:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Passengers:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 0
Total:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Airplane damage: Damaged beyond repair
Location:Dar Es Salaam International Airport (DAR) (   Tanzania)
Phase: Landing (LDG)
Departure airport:Dar Es Salaam International Airport (DAR/HTDA), Tanzania
Destination airport:Dar Es Salaam International Airport (DAR/HTDA), Tanzania
The undercarriage collapsed on touchdown following a flapless approach to land.
The aircraft, named "Rufiji", sustained major structural damage to the fuselage and was withdrawn from use and used for spares.

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photo of Fokker F-27 Friendship 600RF PH-EXC
PH-EXC was delivered to Air Tanzania as 5H-MPT on November 22, 1977.
photo of Fokker F-27 Friendship 600RF 5H-MPT
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This information is not presented as the Flight Safety Foundation or the Aviation Safety Network’s opinion as to the cause of the accident. It is preliminary and is based on the facts as they are known at this time.
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