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Aircraft flies into tower at Matsieng

Unread post by Rotor kop » Sat Mar 23, 2019 9:22 pm

Just heard an aircraft flew into the tower at gabs. #-o not sure what it was or the outcome.
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Re: Aircraft flies into tower at gaberone

Unread post by yesbhobho » Sat Mar 23, 2019 9:30 pm

Happened at Matsieng airfield and not sir Seretse Khama International Airport. King Air 200. Sadly can't give more details but terrible sequence of events.
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Re: Aircraft flies into tower at gaberone

Unread post by Ugly Duckling » Sat Mar 23, 2019 9:56 pm

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Re: Aircraft flies into tower at gaberone

Unread post by GL » Sat Mar 23, 2019 10:11 pm

yesbhobho wrote:
Sat Mar 23, 2019 9:30 pm
Happened at Matsieng airfield and not sir Seretse Khama International Airport. King Air 200. Sadly can't give more details but terrible sequence of events.
Can you confirm definitely a King Air 200 and not a 90?
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Re: Aircraft flies into tower at gaberone

Unread post by Romeo E.T. » Sat Mar 23, 2019 10:13 pm

from your post
the amount of flames doesn't look very good :cry: :cry:
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A privately owned Aircraft has crashed at Matsieng Air Strip near Rasesa

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Re: Aircraft flies into tower at gaberone

Unread post by KingOfBotswana » Sat Mar 23, 2019 10:18 pm

GL wrote:
Sat Mar 23, 2019 10:11 pm
yesbhobho wrote:
Sat Mar 23, 2019 9:30 pm
Happened at Matsieng airfield and not sir Seretse Khama International Airport. King Air 200. Sadly can't give more details but terrible sequence of events.
Can you confirm definitely a King Air 200 and not a 90?
Definitely a 200 don’t worry
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Re: Aircraft flies into tower at gaberone

Unread post by yesbhobho » Sat Mar 23, 2019 10:27 pm

GL wrote:
Sat Mar 23, 2019 10:11 pm
yesbhobho wrote:
Sat Mar 23, 2019 9:30 pm
Happened at Matsieng airfield and not sir Seretse Khama International Airport. King Air 200. Sadly can't give more details but terrible sequence of events.
Can you confirm definitely a King Air 200 and not a 90?
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Re: Aircraft flies into tower at Matsieng

Unread post by flypiper » Sat Mar 23, 2019 10:44 pm

Not good news for a high profile Aircraft ????
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Re: Aircraft flies into tower at Matsieng

Unread post by paulw » Sat Mar 23, 2019 11:01 pm

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Re: Aircraft flies into tower at Matsieng

Unread post by FastMover » Sat Mar 23, 2019 11:02 pm

Its another Andreas Lubitz story. Unbelievable.
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Re: Aircraft flies into tower at Matsieng

Unread post by GL » Sat Mar 23, 2019 11:07 pm

FastMover wrote:
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Its another Andreas Lubitz story. Unbelievable.
Well if so we can be very grateful that unlike Lubitz he was alone in the plane.
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Re: Aircraft flies into tower at Matsieng

Unread post by newbie » Sat Mar 23, 2019 11:13 pm

Very sad
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Re: Aircraft flies into tower at Matsieng

Unread post by Romeo E.T. » Sat Mar 23, 2019 11:14 pm

FastMover wrote:
Sat Mar 23, 2019 11:02 pm
Its another Andreas Lubitz story. Unbelievable.
what the ???... :? :? :?
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Re: Aircraft flies into tower at Matsieng

Unread post by Spoke Eagle » Sun Mar 24, 2019 1:39 am

If the title is correct he must have flown into the club house or hangars. wtf is going on these days?
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Re: Aircraft flies into tower at Matsieng

Unread post by Romeo E.T. » Sun Mar 24, 2019 2:14 am

Facebook video of the aftermath

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