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Last updated: 21 September 2018
Datum:donderdag 3 maart 2016
Type:Silhouette image of generic C208 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Cessna 208 Caravan I
Luchtvaartmaatschappij:South African Air Force - SAAF
Registratie: 3004
Constructienummer: 20800130
Bouwjaar: 1988
Motoren: 1 Pratt & Whitney Canada PT6A-114
Bemanning:slachtoffers: 0 / inzittenden: 2
Passagiers:slachtoffers: 0 / inzittenden: 0
Totaal:slachtoffers: 0 / inzittenden: 2
Schade: Afgeschreven
Gevolgen: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Plaats:nabij Langebaanweg Air Force Base (   Zuid-Afrika)
Fase: Onbekend (UNK)
Soort vlucht:Militair
Vliegveld van vertrek:Langebaanweg Air Force Base (SDB/FALW), Zuid-Afrika
Vliegveld van aankomst:?
A South African Air Force Caravan aircraft crash landed on a private farm just past midnight whilst on a routine night flying exercise at Air Force Base Langebaanweg. The pilots were recovered by the Base Rescue Capability. Both pilots sustained varying degrees of injuries and they are currently hospitalized.

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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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