- ACCIDENT DETAILS
Date: January 13, 2000
Time: 12:38
Location: Off Marsa el-Brega, Libya
Operator: Avisto
Flight #: ?
Route: Tripoli IAP - Marsa el-Brega
AC Type: Shorts 360-300
Registration: HB-AAM
cn / ln: SH-3763
Aboard: 41   (passengers:38  crew:3)
Fatalities: 22   (passengers:21  crew:1)
Ground: 0
Summary: The aircraft was on a flight from Tripoli to Marsa el-Brega Libya ferrying oil workers. As the twin engine plane approached Marsa El-Brega, the crew experienced a double engine failure and ditched into the sea. Failure of the crew to use the anti-icing system which led to the ingestion of melting ice into both engines causing failure of both engines.
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