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Last updated: 2 December 2021
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Datum:zaterdag 28 januari 1995
Type:Silhouette image of generic BE20 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Beechcraft 200 Super King Air
Luchtvaartmaatschappij:SAL - Sociedade de Aviaçao Ligeira
Registratie: D2-ECH
Constructienummer: BB-345
Bouwjaar: 1978
Bemanning:slachtoffers: 0 / inzittenden: 2
Passagiers:slachtoffers: 2 / inzittenden: 4
Totaal:slachtoffers: 2 / inzittenden: 6
Schade: Afgeschreven
Gevolgen: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Plaats:nabij Cafunfo Airport (CFF) (   Angola)
Fase: Initiële klim (ICL)
Soort vlucht:Binnenlandse charter
Vliegveld van vertrek:Cafunfo Airport (CFF/FNCF), Angola
Vliegveld van aankomst:Luanda Airport (LAD/FNLU), Angola
Beschrijving:
The Beechcraft 200 Super King Air had just landed at Cafunfo Airport (CFF), Angola, when the airport was struck by shells fired by UNITA rebels.
The pilot decided to turn around immediately and head back to Luanda.
Shortly after takeoff an explosion occurred near engine no. 2. The airplane crash-landed in the bush near the airport. The explosion is believed to have been caused by a man portable surface-to-air Stinger missile.

Bronnen:
» Aviation Letter 341
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Deze kaart geeft het vliegveld van vetrek weer en de geplande bestemming van de vlucht. De lijn tussen de vliegvelden geeft niet de exacte vliegroute weer.
De afstand tussen Cafunfo Airport en Luanda Airport bedraagt 520 km (325 miles).
Accident location: Approximate; accuracy within a few 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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