Date & Time: Nov 29, 1944 at 1200 LT
Type of aircraft:
Lockheed 18 LodeStar
Scheduled Revenue Flight
Cairo – Juba – Nairobi – Salisbury
Crew on board:
Pax on board:
The crew just started the descent to Nairobi when the twin engine aircraft hit the slope of Mt Kinangop located in the Aberdare mountain range. All 11 occupants were killed. At the time of the accident, the visibility was reduced due to marginal weather conditions. The wreckage was found on January 1st, 1945.