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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 154192
Last updated: 12 January 2022
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Time:10:50 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic TUCA model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Embraer EMB-312F Tucano
Owner/operator:Force Aérienne République Islamique de Mauritanie
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:7 km SE of Aoujeft, Adrar -   Mauritania
Phase: En route
Departure airport:Atar Airport - GQPA
Destination airport:Atar Airport - GQPA
The military plane crashed at the deserted area during a maintenance flight. One out of the pilots, a captain of Mauritanian AF, was able to eject, rescued and rushed to a hospital at Nouakchott. The second crew member, a mechanic, was killed.

Sources: (photos)

Revision history:

18-Mar-2013 08:11 gerard57 Added
18-Mar-2013 10:38 Dmitriy Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Location, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
18-Mar-2013 13:08 krasatpi Updated [Location]
20-Mar-2013 01:06 Dmitriy Updated [Operator, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source]
20-Mar-2013 06:53 Anon. Updated [Time, Aircraft type]
20-Mar-2013 12:44 Black Typhoon Updated [Time, Aircraft type]
08-Apr-2016 18:50 TB Updated [Operator, Narrative]
08-Apr-2016 18:53 TB Updated [Operator, Source]
08-Apr-2016 18:55 TB Updated [Operator]
01-Apr-2017 21:23 TB Updated [Location]

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