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Last updated: 26 September 2021
Date:Monday 8 January 2001
Type:Silhouette image of generic B721 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Boeing 727-23F
Operator:Air Gemini Cargo
Registration: D2-FOO
MSN: 18426/15
First flight: 1963-10-23 (37 years 3 months)
Engines: 3 Pratt & Whitney JT8D-7B
Crew:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Passengers:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Total:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Aircraft damage: Damaged beyond repair
Location:Luanda Airport (LAD) (   Angola)
Phase: Landing (LDG)
Departure airport:?
Destination airport:Luanda Airport (LAD/FNLU), Angola
A Boeing 727-23F operated by Air Gemini reportedly sustained damage in an emergency landing at Luanda Airport (LAD), Angola.



photo of Boeing-727-23-ZS-NMX
accident date: 08-01-2001
type: Boeing 727-23
registration: ZS-NMX
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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