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Last updated: 23 January 2022
Date:Saturday 28 November 1981
Type:Silhouette image of generic F27 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Fokker F-27 Friendship 400
Operator:Libyan Arab Airlines
Registration: 5A-DBE
MSN: 10275
First flight: 1965
Total airframe hrs:20196
Crew:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Passengers:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Total:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Aircraft damage: Damaged beyond repair
Location:56 km (35 mls) from Kufra (   Libya)
Phase: Unknown (UNK)
Departure airport:?
Destination airport:?
Ran out of fuel. An emergency landing was carried out in the desert. Damaged beyond repair.

» Willem Wendt


photo of Fokker-F-27400-5A-DBE
accident date: 28-11-1981
type: Fokker F-27 Friendship 400
registration: 5A-DBE
This information is not presented as the Flight Safety Foundation or the Aviation Safety Network’s opinion as to the cause of the accident. It is preliminary and is based on the facts as they are known at this time.
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