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Last updated: 20 January 2022
Date:Thursday 3 October 1996
Type:Silhouette image of generic DHC6 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
de Havilland Canada DHC-6 Twin Otter 100
Operator:Malu Aviation
Registration: 9Q-CXK
MSN: 74
First flight: 1967
Engines: 2 Pratt & Whitney Canada PT6A-20
Crew:Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 2
Passengers:Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 2
Total:Fatalities: 4 / Occupants: 4
Aircraft damage: Damaged beyond repair
Location:near Kahemba (   Democratic Republic of the Congo)
Phase: Initial climb (ICL)
Departure airport:Kahemba Airport (FZCF), Democratic Republic of the Congo
Destination airport:?
Crashed after takeoff.

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photo of DHC-6-Twin-Otter-100-9Q-CXK
accident date: 03-10-1996
type: de Havilland Canada DHC-6 Twin Otter 100
registration: 9Q-CXK
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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