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Last updated: 29 October 2020
Date:Monday 27 January 2020
Type:Silhouette image of generic GLEX model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Bombardier E-11A (Global Express)
Operator:United States Air Force - USAF
Registration: 11-9358
C/n / msn: 9358
First flight: 2009
Crew:Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 2
Passengers:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 0
Total:Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 2
Aircraft damage: Destroyed
Aircraft fate: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Deh Yak district (   Afghanistan)
Phase: En route (ENR)
Departure airport:Kandahar Airport (KDH/OAKN), Afghanistan
Destination airport:Kandahar Airport (KDH/OAKN), Afghanistan
A Bombardier E-11A operated by the U.S. Air Force crashed in the Deh Yak district in Afghanistan. Videos from the scene show the majority of the aircraft having been consumed by fire.
The aircraft, part of 430th EECS wing, was outfitted with a Battlefield Airborne Communications Node (BACN).



photo of Bombardier-E-11A-11-9358
accident date: 27-01-2020
type: Bombardier E-11A (Global Express)
registration: 11-9358

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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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