Narrative:The aircraft overran the runway because both thrust reversers failed to operate. The aircraft is reportedly withdrawn from use at Libreville and probably damaged beyond repair.
|Date:||28 AUG 2001|
|Type:||BAC One-Eleven 412EB|
|C/n / msn:|| 111|
|First flight:|| 1967|
|Engines:|| 2 Rolls Royce 511-14 Spey|
|Crew:||Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: |
|Passengers:||Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: |
|Total:||Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: |
|Airplane damage:|| Written off|
|Airplane fate:|| Written off (damaged beyond repair)|
|Location:||Libreville Airport (LBV) (Gabon)
|Phase:|| Landing (LDG)|
|Destination airport:||Libreville Airport (LBV/FOOL), Gabon|
EL-LIB pictured here at Sharjah, prior to being sold to Nigeria
This information is not presented as the Flight Safety Foundation or the Aviation Safety Networkĺs opinion as to the cause of the accident. It is preliminary and is based on the facts as they are known at this time.