Date & Time: Feb 11, 2006 at 0800 LT
Type of aircraft:
Landing (descent or approach)
Crew on board:
Pax on board:
On landing at Aweil when the tyre of the nose gear burst, the aircraft went out of control, veered off runway and collided with a building near the airport. Aircraft caught fire and was destroyed by post crash fire. All 7 crew and 13 passengers (Sudanese soldiers) were killed.
Loss of control on landing caused by the tyre of the nose gear burst.