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Last updated: 21 October 2021
Date:Tuesday 6 October 2015
Type:Silhouette image of generic B463 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
British Aerospace BAe-146-300
Registration: 9G-SBB
MSN: E3123
First flight: 1989-02-18 (26 years 8 months)
Engines: 4 Lycoming ALF502R-5
Crew:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Passengers:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Total:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 76
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:Tamale Airport (TML) (   Ghana)
Phase: Landing (LDG)
Nature:Domestic Scheduled Passenger
Departure airport:Accra-Kotoka Airport (ACC/DGAA), Ghana
Destination airport:Tamale Airport (TML/DGLE), Ghana
A BAe-146-300 passenger plane, registered 9G-SBB, sustained substantial damage in a landing accident at Tamale Airport (TML), Ghana.
Starbow flight S9110 landed on runway 23 at Tamale Airport but the aircraft failed to stop on the available runway. It impacted a barricade that marked the beginning of runway extension works that were in progress. The nose landing gear collapsed.
Current runway length is 1860 m.


Runway mishap

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Distance from Accra-Kotoka Airport to Tamale Airport as the crow flies is 444 km (277 miles).
Accident location: Exact; deduced from official accident report.

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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