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Date:Thursday 21 June 2007
Type:Silhouette image of generic L410 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Let L-410UVP
Operator:Karibu Airways
Registration: 9Q-CEU
MSN: 841217
First flight: 1984
Engines: 2 Walter M-601D
Crew:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Passengers:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants:
Total:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 22
Aircraft damage: Destroyed
Aircraft fate: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:near Kamina (   Democratic Republic of the Congo)
Phase: En route (ENR)
Departure airport:Kamina Airport (KMN/FZSA), Democratic Republic of the Congo
Destination airport:Lubumbashi-Luano Airport (FBM/FZQA), Democratic Republic of the Congo
The Let 410 crashed shortly after takeoff. It came to rest upside down in a swamp.

» Kamina : Un mort et 13 blessés, bilan du crash d’un petit porter (Radio Okapi)


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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 Kamina Airport to Lubumbashi-Luano Airport as the crow flies is 410 km (256 miles).
Accident location: Global; accuracy within tens or hundreds of 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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Let L-410

  • 1138+ built
  • 91st loss
  • 42nd fatal accident
  • 38th worst accident (at the time)
  • 61st worst accident (currently)
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 Democratic Republic of the Congo
  • 55th worst accident (at the time)
  • 82nd worst accident (currently)
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