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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 203478
Last updated: 27 November 2019
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Date:27-DEC-2017
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic CJ6 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Nanchang PT-6
Owner/operator:Aeronautics College, Sudanese Air Force
Registration: 256
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Al-Thawra, E of Port Sudan -   Sudan
Phase: Unknown
Nature:Military
Departure airport:Port Sudan (HSSP)
Destination airport:Port Sudan (HSSP)
Narrative:
A Nanchang PT-6 training aircraft owned by the Sudanese Air Force impacted terrain following a reported (but unsubstantiated) technical failure. The aircraft was destroyed and the sole pilot, a cadet of the college, was fatally injured.

Sources:

http://www.sudantribune.com/spip.php?article64358
http://www.xinhuanet.com/english/2017-12/28/c_136856160.htm


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
28-Dec-2017 07:28 plcedi Added
28-Dec-2017 07:28 harro Updated [Aircraft type, Location]
28-Dec-2017 09:16 Captain Adam Updated [Narrative]
28-Dec-2017 11:43 Iceman 29 Updated [Operator, Source, Embed code, Narrative]
28-Dec-2017 16:24 Aerossurance Updated [Operator, Location, Departure airport, Destination airport, Embed code, Narrative]

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