- ACCIDENT DETAILS
Date: May 02, 2008
Time: 10:10
Location: Near Rumbek, Sudan
Operator: Southern Sudan Air Connection
Flight #: ?
Route: Wau - Rumbek - Juba
AC Type: Beechcraft 1900C
Registration: 5Y-FLX
cn / ln: UC-65
Aboard: 24   (passengers:21  crew:3)
Fatalities: 24   (passengers:21  crew:3)
Ground: 0
Summary: The pilot radioed a control tower in the city of Rumbek just before the crash, requesting permission to land because one of the engines had technical problems. A few minutes later, the tower lost contact with the plane. The Minister of Defense, and an adviser to the Southern Sudan president, were among the dead.
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