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Fecha:lunes 21 junio 2010
Hora:ca 12:00
Tipo:Silhouette image of generic MD82 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
McDonnell Douglas DC-9-82 (MD-82)
Operador:Hewa Bora Airways
Registración: 9Q-COQ
Numéro de série: 49178/1122
Año de Construcción: 1983
Motores: 2 Pratt & Whitney JT8D-217C
Tripulación:Fatalidades: 0 / Ocupantes:
Pasajeros:Fatalidades: 0 / Ocupantes:
Total:Fatalidades: 0 / Ocupantes: 101
Daños en la Aeronave: Considerable
Consecuencias: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Ubicación:Kinshasa-N'Djili Airport (FIH) (   República Democrática del Congo)
Fase: Aterrizaje (LDG)
Naturaleza:Vuelo Doméstico Programado
Aeropuerto de Salida:Kinshasa-N'Djili Airport (FIH/FZAA), República Democrática del Congo
Aeropuerto de Llegada:Lubumbashi-Luano Airport (FBM/FZQA), República Democrática del Congo
Número de Vuelo: 601
A McDonnell Douglas MD-82 passenger plane, operated by Hewa Bora Airways, sustained damage in an emergency landing at Kinshasa, D.R.Congo.
The airplane had departed on a domestic service, EO601, to Lubumbashi-Luano (FBM/FZQA). One of the tyres blew on takeoff, causing damage to the hydraulical system as well as engine no. 1. The crew declared an emergency and returned to the airport. The airplane came to rest on brushy ground next to the runway.

» Hewa Bora press release
» Plane with 101 on board makes emergency landing (AFP, 21-6-2010)


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Distance from Kinshasa-N'Djili Airport to Lubumbashi-Luano Airport as the crow flies is 1546 km (966 miles).

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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