Accident: Silverstone F50 at Nairobi on Oct 11th 2019, overran runway on rejected takeoff


Source: Avhearld 

A Silverstone Air Services Fokker 50, registration 5Y-IZO performing a flight flight Nairobi Wilson to Mombasa (Kenya) with 50 passengers and 5 crew, was accelerating for takeoff from Wilson Airport's runway 14 but overran the end of the runway and came to a stop in a ditch entangled with bushes about 270 meters past the runway end. Two passengers received minor injuries, the aircraft received substantial damage. 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. 


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