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Last updated: 30 November 2021
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Date:Tuesday 7 October 1997
Type:Silhouette image of generic F28 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Fokker F-28 Fellowship 1000
Operator:Lina Congo
Registration: TN-ACP
MSN: 11072
First flight: 1973-08-17 (24 years 2 months)
Engines: 2 Rolls-Royce Spey 555-15
Crew:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 0
Passengers:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 0
Total:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 0
Aircraft damage: Damaged beyond repair
Location:Brazzaville-Maya Maya Airport (BZV) (   Congo)
Phase: Standing (STD)
Nature:-
Departure airport:-
Destination airport:-
Narrative:
Struck by a rocket near the right hand forward door. The rocket didn't explode, but a fire erupted, causing severe damage to the forward fuselage.
The wings were later hit by machine-gun fire during fightings near Brazzaville.

Classification:
Damaged on the ground

Sources:
» Airnieuws 339 (p. 26)
» Scramble 230


Photos

photo of Fokker-F-281000-TN-ACP
accident date: 07-10-1997
type: Fokker F-28 Fellowship 1000
registration: TN-ACP
photo of Fokker-F-281000-TN-ACP
accident date: 07-10-1997
type: Fokker F-28 Fellowship 1000
registration: TN-ACP
 
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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