Runway excursion Accident Fokker 50 5Y-VVJ,
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Date:Sunday 20 April 2014
Type:Silhouette image of generic F50 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Fokker 50
Owner/operator:Blue Bird Aviation
Registration: 5Y-VVJ
MSN: 20133
Year of manufacture:1988
Engine model:Pratt & Whitney Canada PW125B
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 3
Aircraft damage: Destroyed, written off
Location:Guri'el Airstrip -   Somalia
Phase: Landing
Departure airport:Nairobi-Wilson Airport (WIL/HKNW)
Destination airport:Guri'el Airstrip
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
Shortly after landing, the Fokker 50 aircraft overran the runway at high speed, coming to a rest on rough terrain. The nose and main gears collapsed, and the left wing partially detached from the aircraft. The aircraft was damaged beyond economic repair. The three occupants, who were transporting a cargo a khat, were uninjured.


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photo (c) Raimund Stehmann; Addis Ababa-Bole Airport (ADD/HAAB); 25 March 2005

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