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Last updated: 9 December 2021
Estado:Preliminar - Oficial
Fecha:sábado 22 septiembre 2007
Tipo:Silhouette image of generic BE20 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Beechcraft 200 Super King Air
Operador:Blue Bird Aviation
Registración: 5Y-HHK
Numéro de série: BB-696
Año de Construcción: 1980
Motores: 2 Pratt & Whitney Canada PT6A-41
Tripulación:Fatalidades: 0 / Ocupantes: 1
Pasajeros:Fatalidades: 0 / Ocupantes: 0
Total:Fatalidades: 0 / Ocupantes: 1
Daños en la Aeronave: Considerable
Consecuencias: Repaired
Ubicación:Kamburu Airstrip (   Kenia)
Fase: Aterrizaje (LDG)
Aeropuerto de Salida:?
Aeropuerto de Llegada:?
The Beechcraft 200 Super King Air experienced a left engine failure at FL260. The pilot decided to land at the nearest available airstrip. On approach to Kamburu Airstrip, he noticed three cows on the runway and landed past the cows.
On landing, the aircraft veered to the right and the right wing hit a tree, forcing the aircraft to turn 90 degrees to the right and stopping in a ditch. There was no fire and the pilot was not injured.

» Accident Prevention Bulletin 2007 / Kenya Ministry of Transport Department of Air Accident Investigation


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