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Date:Sunday 5 January 2020
Type:several aircraft
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 0
Aircraft damage: Destroyed
Location:Manda Bay-Camp Simba Air Base -   Kenya
Phase: Standing
Departure airport:-
Destination airport:-
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
Al Shabab terrorist organisation claims to have destroyed up to seven airplanes during a terrorist attack on Manda Bay Air Base, Kenya.

Unconfirmed rumours are circulating that a C-146A Wolfhound and a DHC-8-200 may have been destroyed.
Photos from the scene show a DHC-8 parked near a fire and the burned out wreck of a Beech King Air-style T-tail aircraft.

AP is reporting, based on police reports, that a "U.S. Cessna and a Kenya one" were destroyed along with two U.S. helicopters.




Revision history:

05-Jan-2020 10:33 gerard57 Added
05-Jan-2020 10:36 gerard57 Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Source]
05-Jan-2020 10:40 harro Updated [Aircraft type, Embed code, Narrative]
05-Jan-2020 10:45 harro Updated [Location, Departure airport, Destination airport, Embed code, Narrative]
05-Jan-2020 10:51 harro Updated [Operator, Location, Narrative]
05-Jan-2020 12:27 Iceman 29 Updated [Photo]
06-Jan-2020 13:23 olihen69 Updated [Source]

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