Date & Time: Feb 3, 2005 at 0807 LT
Type of aircraft:
Ilyushin II-76
Operator:
Registration:
ST-EWB
Flight Type:
Humanitarian
Survivors:
No
Site:
Plain
Schedule:
Sharjah-Khartoum-Nyala
MSN:
00234 38122
YOM:
1982
Country:
Sudan
Region:
Africa
Crew on board:
6
Crew fatalities:
0
Pax on board:
1
Pax fatalities:
0
Other fatalities:
0
Total fatalities:
7
Circumstances:
The aircraft was carrying humanitarian goods for refugees in Darfur, Sudan. On approach to Khartoum, the pilot reported low fuel and the aircraft crashed 800 metres from Ad Babkr district, 15 km East of Khartoum. All engines quit due to fuel exhaustion.