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Last updated: 22 October 2017
Datum:Dienstag 14 Oktober 2003
Zeit:ca 09:00
Flugzeugtyp:Silhouette image of generic C208 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Cessna 208 Caravan I
Fluggesellschaft:Air Kenya
Kennzeichen: 5Y-BOY
Werknummer: 208B-0882
Baujahr: 2001
Triebwerk: 1 Pratt & Whitney Canada PT6A-114
Besatzung:Todesopfer: 0 / Insassen: 1
Fluggäste:Todesopfer: 0 / Insassen: 0
Gesamt:Todesopfer: 0 / Insassen: 1
Sachschaden: schwer beschädigt
Konsequenzen: Repaired
Unfallort:Nairobi-Wilson Airport (WIL) (   Kenia)
Flugphase: Anfangssteigflug (ICL)
Flug von:Nairobi-Wilson Airport (WIL/HKNW), Kenia
Flug nach:Lamu Airport (LAU/HKLU), Kenia
The Cessna lost height shortly after takeoff, crashed-landed at the Nairobi National Park and overturned.

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This map shows the airport of departure and the intended destination of the flight. The line between the airports does not display the exact flight path.
Distance from Nairobi-Wilson Airport to Lamu Airport as the crow flies is 465 km (291 miles).
Accident location: Global; accuracy within tens or hundreds of kilometers.

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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