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Last updated: 20 September 2021
Fecha:martes 2 marzo 2021
Tipo:Silhouette image of generic L410 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Let L-410UVP-E
Operador:South Sudan Supreme Airlines
Registración: (HK-4274)
Numéro de série: 902525
Año de Construcción: 1990
Tripulación:Fatalidades: 2 / Ocupantes: 2
Pasajeros:Fatalidades: 8 / Ocupantes: 8
Total:Fatalidades: 10 / Ocupantes: 10
Daños en la Aeronave: Destruido
Consecuencias: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Ubicación:Pieri (   Sudán del Sur)
Fase: Ascenso Inicial (ICL)
Naturaleza:Vuelo Doméstico No Programado
Aeropuerto de Salida:Pieri Airstrip, Sudán del Sur
Aeropuerto de Llegada:Yuai Airstrip, Sudán del Sur
A Let L-410 aircraft operated by South Sudan Supreme Airlines crashed shortly after departure from Pieri Airstrip, South Sudan. All ten on board, two pilots and eight passengers, have reportedly died. The aircraft operated on a flight to Yuai and Juba.
The Jonlei State Government stated the aircraft involved was registered "HK-4274".
HK-4274 matches the registration of a Colombian Agusta-Bell AB-205A helicopter. This helicopter was sold and this Colombian registration mark is no longer in use. It was used as a fake registration on a Let L-410.

The South Sudan Civil Aviation Authority reported that one of the aircraft's engines failed about ten minutes after takeoff. While turning back to Pieri the second engine is also reported to have failed.

» Jonglei Government statement


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Aircraft history
date registration operator remarks
12 Nov. 1990 CCCP-67663 Aeroflot/Ukraine delivered
1995? UR-67663 Universal-avia re-registered
2004 UR-IBE Business Aviation Centre re-registered
2008 ST-RAS Forty Eight Aviation
2017 5Y-SSA South Supreme Aviation
23 Nov. 2017 TR-KSS South Supreme Aviation false registration
2020 HK-4274 South Sudan Supreme Aviation false registration

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 Pieri Airstrip to Yuai Airstrip as the crow flies is 21 km (13 miles).
Accident location: Approximate; accuracy within a few 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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