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DHC-5 Buffalo Statistics
Last updated: 18 February 2018
Hull-losses: 32
Hull-loss accidents: 27 with a total of 301 fatalities
Criminal occurences (hull-losses, excl. hijackings): 1 with a total of 9 fatalities
Hijackings: 0 with a total of 0 fatalities
Survival rate: 3.4% of all occupants survived fatal accidents

Aircraft losses
Cumulative number of aircraft damaged beyond repair per year.
Accidents by flight operation type
Flight operation type breakdown for 31 out of 32 hull-loss occurrences (flight nature for remaining losses is unknown, or the occurrence happened while the airplane was not in use.)

Worst accidents
date type registration operator fat. location   pic cat
21-JUN-1989DHC-5D Buffalo FAP-329 Peruvian AF 59 near Tarma   A1
16-APR-1992DHC-5D Buffalo 214 Kenyan AF 46+ 6 near Nairobi-Moi ...   A1