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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 2669
Last updated: 26 November 2021
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Date:13-FEB-2008
Time:14:40
Type:Silhouette image of generic C172 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Cessna FR.172E Rocket (Reims)
Owner/operator:Skydive Kilimanjaro/reg to Serengeti Balloon safaris
Registration: 5H-FUN
MSN: FR172-027
Fatalities:Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 4
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Moshi, Kilimanjaro Region -   Tanzania
Phase: En route
Nature:Parachuting
Departure airport:Moshi (HTMS)
Destination airport:Moshi (HTMS)
Narrative:
Crashed eight minutes after taking off at Moshi strip after technical problems. Had know engine problems in the past. pilot had poor history, two wheel up landing, lost licence. The owners Serengeti Balloon Safaris ltd have gone on to have another fatal accident with one of its passenger balloons, lost of two lives injured eight others. The Tanzanian CAA have not given a AIB report on last accident.

Sources:

https://www.ippmedia.com/en/ipp/guardian/2008/02/14/108341.html_
Skydive Kilimanjaro
coptercrazy


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
25-Feb-2008 05:48 number78 Added
26-Feb-2008 00:33 number78 Updated
02-Jan-2011 07:07 HABS Updated [Operator, Narrative]
02-Jan-2011 07:24 HABS Updated [Narrative]
21-Sep-2011 01:53 Uli Elch Updated [Aircraft type, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source]

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