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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 17123
Last updated: 16 October 2021
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Date:01-MAY-1954
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic DOVE model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
de Havilland DH.104 Dove 1
Owner/operator:Sabena
Registration: OO-CFD
MSN: 04083
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:near Kahemba (FZEF) -   Democratic Republic of the Congo
Phase: Approach
Nature:Passenger
Departure airport:
Destination airport:Kahemba (FZEF)
Narrative:
Crashed on approach when windsceen wipers failed in heavy rain.

Sources:

1. Belgian Civil Aircraft since 1920 / J.Appleton and A. Thys, 1980 (ISBN 0 904597 25 3)
2. World Directory of Airliner Crashes/Terry Denham
3. http://airliner.narod.ru/airliners1942-48/dh104euro.htm#nigeria


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
06-Apr-2008 07:00 ASN archive Added
17-Mar-2010 03:52 TB Updated [Other fatalities, Location, Phase, Nature, Destination airport, Narrative]
06-Mar-2011 08:15 TB Updated [Source]
30-Apr-2012 04:42 TB Updated [Date, Location, Phase, Source, Narrative]

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