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Last updated: 22 January 2022
Fecha:domingo 21 mayo 1972
Tipo:Silhouette image of generic F27 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Fokker F-27 Friendship 200
Operador:DTA-Direcção de Exploração dos Transp. Aéreos
Registración: CR-LLD
Numéro de série: 10439
Año de Construcción: 1970
Horas Totales de la Célula:3828
Tripulación:Fatalidades: 5 / Ocupantes: 6
Pasajeros:Fatalidades: 17 / Ocupantes: 19
Total:Fatalidades: 22 / Ocupantes: 25
Daños en la Aeronave: Anulado
Consecuencias: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Ubicación:3 km (1.9 milles) NW de la costa de Lobito Airport (   Angola)
Fase: Aproximación (APR)
Naturaleza:Vuelo Doméstico Programado
Aeropuerto de Salida:Luanda Airport (LAD/FNLU), Angola
Aeropuerto de Llegada:Lobito Airport (FNLB), Angola
Crashed into the sea when approaching Lobito in conditions below visual minima. The airplane operated on a domestic flight from Luanda (LAD) to Sá da Bandeira (now Lubango).

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This map shows the airport of departure and the intended destination of the flight. The line between the airports does not display the exact flight path.
Distance from Luanda Airport to Lobito Airport as the crow flies is 390 km (244 miles).
Accident location: Approximate; accuracy within a few kilometers.

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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