Air Liberia

Air Liberia Saturday April 16, 1983
The No.2 engine failed during climbout forcing a return to the airport. While on the base leg the aircraft lost altitude and crashed. High Pressure fuel pump shaft broke due to pump seizure. The remaining engine could not produce enough power because the fuel datum trimmer wasn't reset in accordance with the flight manual.

Crash Details

DateSaturday April 16, 1983
LocationNear Khartoum, Sudan
Passengers6
Crew3
Fatalities8
Survivors1
Aircraft TypeHawker Siddeley HS-748-329 Srs. 2A
OperatorAir Liberia
RegistrationEL-AIH
Flight Origin
Flight Destination
Near Khartoum, Sudan
Air Liberia
Hawker Siddeley HS-748-329 Srs. 2A
1983