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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 188556
Last updated: 26 November 2021
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Type:Silhouette image of generic AT72 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
ATR 72-500 (72-212A)
Owner/operator:Precision Air
Registration: 5H-PWB
MSN: 834
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 38
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Minor
Category:Serious incident
Location:Zanzibar Abeid Amani Karume International Airport (ZNZ/HTZA) -   Tanzania
Phase: Take off
Nature:Passenger - Scheduled
Departure airport:Zanzibar Abeid Amani Karume International Airport (ZNZ/HTZA)
Destination airport:Dar-es-Salaam Julius Nyerere International Airport (DAR/HTDA)
Investigating agency: AIB Tanzania
Precision Air flight PW2433 was taking off from Zanzibar when the crew received indication of a left hand engine (PW127M) fire and rejected takeoff just below V1. The aircraft stopped on the runway and was evacuated. There were no injuries among the 34 passengers and 4 crew.


Revision history:

07-Jul-2016 18:48 AF5541 Added
07-Jul-2016 18:50 harro Updated [Source, Narrative]

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