Silverstone F50 at Nairobi on Oct 11th 2019, overran runway on rejected takeoff
Last Update: March 24, 2020 / 15:02:50 GMT/Zulu time
Kenya's Airport Authority reported two passengers received minor injuries, when the aircraft with 50 passengers and 5 crew departing for Lamu via Mombasa went off the runway during departure.
The airline confirmed an incident at Wilson Airport and stated, passengers and crew disembarked safely.
A passenger reported they were just about to take off at high speed when the crew noticed some issue and rejected takeoff.
On Oct 12th 2019 one of the injured passengers is still in stationary hospital care with a left arm injury, the doctors decribe her condition as stable, she is out of danger.
On Mar 24th 2020 the Onderzoeksraad (Dutch Safety Board DSB) reported in their quarterly bulletin for Q4 2019, that three passengers received serious injuries when the aircraft went past the end of the runway and received substantial damage. Kenya's AAID is investigating the accident.
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