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Date:Friday 2 August 1996
Type:Silhouette image of generic G159 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Grumman G-159 Gulfstream I
Operator:Skyways Kenya
Registration: N190LE
MSN: 190
First flight: 1968
Crew:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Passengers:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 0
Total:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Aircraft damage: Damaged beyond repair
Location:Lubi (   South Sudan)
Phase: Landing (LDG)
Nature:Ferry/positioning
Departure airport:?
Destination airport:Lubi Airstrip, South Sudan
Narrative:
The nosegear sank in the soft surface of the Lubi airstrip until it collapsed. Airclaims claims that the aircraft crashed during an aid flight from Kenya to Sudan, while other sources claim the aircraft was on a delivery flight to Kenya. The aircraft was officially registered N190LE since July 9, but was still painted as HK-4022X.



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