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Last updated: 6 December 2021
Date:Monday 1 July 1985
Type:Silhouette image of generic A748 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
British Aerospace BAe-748-314 Srs. 2A LFD
Operator:Tanzanian People's Defence Force
Registration: JW9009
MSN: 1752
First flight: 1977
Crew:Fatalities: / Occupants:
Passengers:Fatalities: / Occupants:
Total:Fatalities: 4 / Occupants:
Aircraft damage: Damaged beyond repair
Location:near Mbeya Airport (MBI) (   Tanzania)
Phase: Initial climb (ICL)
Departure airport:Mbeya Airport (MBI/HTMB), Tanzania
Destination airport:?
The Bae-748 failed to climb after takeoff and collided with trees.

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