Date & Time: Feb 4, 1999
Type of aircraft:
Landing (descent or approach)
Charter/Taxi (Non Scheduled Revenue Flight)
Luanda - Luzamba
Crew on board:
Pax on board:
Following a visual approach, the aircraft landed too far down the runway which is 1,500 metres long. Unable to stop within the remaining distance, the aircraft overran and came to rest in a ravine, bursting into flames. 25 people escaped uninjured while nine others were injured and two passengers were killed.
Wrong approach configuration on part of the crew who was apparently intoxicated at the time of the accident.