Cargo aircraft

By IndepthAfrica
In Central Africa
Dec 1st, 2012
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A cargo plan that crashed at Brazzaville airport killing at least 27 people belonged to the Armenian freight specialist airline Rij Airways, the foreign ministry in Yerevan said Saturday. The plane, carrying seven crew members, crashed as it tried to land in a storm on Friday. Most of the victims wer...
By IndepthAfrica
In Article
Jun 3rd, 2012
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By Nana Kofi Acquah I have been working for a while in Accra’s biggest slum; officially called Old Fadama but notoriously known among the citizenry as  Sodom and Gomorrah. Whenever I am there working, it is really not poverty and destruction I see. What I see, is a lot of hope and an all out [&hellip...
By IndepthAfrica
In Ghana
Jun 3rd, 2012
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Ten people died after a cargo plane smashed through a runway fence at Ghana’s international airport and slammed into a minivan bus. The Boeing 727 had flown in from the Nigerian capital of Lagos when it overshot the runway at Accra’s Kotoka International airport. The injured four-man airc...
By benim
In Conflict/Tragedy
Jun 7th, 2011
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Authorities say four people have survived a DHL cargo plane crash in the Central African nation of Gabon. The plane went down Monday morning, coming to rest with its nose buried in the low tide just off the coast near a major high school. Gabon’s Transport Ministry said the plane had been given...
By benim
In News
Nov 11th, 2010
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At least 15 people were killed Thursday when a cargo plane crashed in Darfur, western Sudan, local media reports said. The plane crashed when trying to land in the city of Zalingei, in West Darfur state. There were 35 people aboard the plane, which is owned by Tarco, a Sudanese company. There were a ...