Incident Cargo plane ,
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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 164729
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Date:Thursday 8 March 2007
Type:Cargo plane
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:Entebbe Airport (EBB/HUEN) -   Uganda
Phase: Standing
Departure airport:Entebbe Airport (EBB/HUEN)
Destination airport:Entebbe Airport (EBB/HUEN)
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
A man of Somali origin disguised in a military uniform managed to enter the section of Entebbe airbase under UN control and set fire to the tyres of a UN-chartered cargo plane.
The fire was extinguished, apparently the plane sustained substantial damage.


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