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Last updated: 8 December 2021
Datum:Donnerstag 15 August 1991
Flugzeugtyp:Silhouette image of generic F27 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Fokker F-27 Friendship 100
Fluggesellschaft:Air Bissau
Kennzeichen: J5-GBB
Werknummer: 10119
Baujahr: 1959
Besatzung:Todesopfer: 3 / Insassen: 3
Fluggäste:Todesopfer: 0 / Insassen: 0
Gesamt:Todesopfer: 3 / Insassen: 3
Sachschaden: Zerstört
Konsequenzen: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Unfallort:nahe Dori Airport (DOR) (   Burkina Faso)
Flugphase: Landung (LDG)
Flug von:Kano International Airport (KAN/DNKN), Nigeria
Flug nach:Bamako Airport (BKO/GABS), Mali
The aircraft operated on a ferry flight when the crew became disoriented and attempted to make an emergency landing. It broke up after striking trees.

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Distance from Kano International Airport to Bamako Airport as the crow flies is 1781 km (1113 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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