Fatal crashes in Zambia and airlines blacklist

This information page lists the most recent fatal airline accidents in the subregion. Accidents with no fatalities are not listed. You will also find below an updated list of airlines subject to flight restrictions in certain countries.

Crashes in Zambia
DateCrash locationAirline
Aircraft (reg. number)
 Passengers
 Fatalities aboard
 Killed on the ground
List updated regularly.
2005
18 May
Zambia
Mongu
Military - Zambia Air Force
Yunshuji Y-12 (AF-216)
 13
 13 /  0
1990
17 Feb
Zambia
Near Ngwerere
Military - Zambian Air Force
DHC-5 Buffalo (AF316)
 29
 29 /  0
1977
14 May
Zambia
Near Lusaka
IAS Cargo
Boeing 707-321C (G-BEBP)
 6
 6 /  0
1976
4 May
Zambia
Near Monze
de Havilland Aircraft
de Havilland Canada DHC-6 Twin Otter 300 (C-GDHA)
 11
 9 /  0
1961
17 Sep
Zambia
Ndola
Transair Sweden
Douglas DC-6B (SE-BDY)
 16
 16 /  0
Crashes in the region
DateCrash locationAirline
Aircraft (reg. number)
 Passengers
 Fatalities aboard
 Killed on the ground
List updated regularly.
2017
27 Mar
Zimbabwe
Mautaer
ETA Air Charter
Britten-Norman BN2 Islander (C9-AOV)
 6
 6 /  0
2014
31 Aug
United Republic of Tanzania
Mwanza
Safari Express Cargo
Fokker F-27 MK 500 (5Y-SXP)
 3
 3 /  0
2013
29 Nov
Namibia
Bwabwata National Park
Mozambique Airline
Embraer ERJ-190AR (C9-EMC)
 33
 33 /  0
2011
14 Oct
Botswana
Xakanaka Airstrip
Moremi Air Charters
Cessna 208B Grand Caravan (A2-AKD)
 11
 8 /  0
2011
14 Sep
Angola
Huambo
Military - FANA Forca Aerea Nacional Angolana
Embraer 120ER Brasilia (T-500)
 36
 30 /  0
2010
25 Aug
The Democratic Republic of The Congo
Bandundu
Filair
Let 410UVP-E (9Q-CCN)
 20
 19 /  0
2009
15 Nov
Namibia
Windhoek
Air Nave
Cessna 208B Grand Caravan (ZS-OUT)
 4
 1 /  0
2009
26 May
The Democratic Republic of The Congo
Near Isiro
Service Air
Antonov An-26 (9Q-CSA)
 4
 4 /  0
2009
29 Apr
The Democratic Republic of The Congo
Massamba
Bako Air
Boeing B-737-200 (TL-ADM )
 7
 7 /  0
2008
8 Nov
United Republic of Tanzania
Between Kibo & Mawenzi Peaks of Mt. Kilimanjaroi
East African Air Charters
Cessna 206 (5Y-AOO)
 5
 4 /  0
2008
19 Jan
Angola
Near Huambo
Gira Globo Charter
Beechcraft King Air B200 (D2-FFK)
 13
 13 /  0
2007
4 Oct
The Democratic Republic of The Congo
Kinshasa
Africa One Congo
Antonov AN-26 (9Q-COS)
 22
 21 /  30
2007
24 Sep
The Democratic Republic of The Congo
Malemba Nkulu
Karibu Airways
Let 410 (9Q-CVL)
 6
 1 /  0
2007
7 Sep
The Democratic Republic of The Congo
Goma
Galaxy Kavatsi Airlines
Antonov AN-12BP (4L-SAS)
 8
 8 /  0
2007
26 Aug
The Democratic Republic of The Congo
Kongolo
Great Lakes Business Complany
Antonov AN-32 (9Q-CAC)
 15
 14 /  0
2007
16 Jun
Malawi
Vungano Hills
Nyika Safaris
Cessna 206 (?)
 6
 6 /  0
2007
5 Jan
United Republic of Tanzania
Matabwe
DJB Air Charter
Piper PA-31-310 (5H-MUX)
 10
 1 /  0
2006
16 Dec
United Republic of Tanzania
Mbeya
Air Charter - Tanzanian Air Services
Cessna 310R (5H-TZA )
 6
 3 /  0
2006
3 Aug
The Democratic Republic of The Congo
Bukavu
Tracep
Antonov AN-28 (9Q-COM)
 17
 17 /  0
2006
7 Jul
The Democratic Republic of The Congo
Sake
Mango Airlines
Antonov AN-12B (9Q-CVT)
 5
 5 /  0
2006
30 Jun
Mozambique
Vilanculos
Naturelink
Cessna 208B Grand Caravan (ZS-POG)
 3
 1 /  0
2005
4 Oct
The Democratic Republic of The Congo
Aru
Wimbi Dira Airways
Antonov 12V (9Q-CWC)
 100
 2 /  0
2005
5 Sep
The Democratic Republic of The Congo
Isiro
Kavatshi Airlines
Antonov 26B (ER-AZT)
 11
 11 /  0
2005
5 May
The Democratic Republic of The Congo
Near Kisangani
Kisangani Airlift
Antonov AN-26 (EK-26060)
 11
 10 /  0
2005
23 Mar
United Republic of Tanzania
Off Mwanza
Air Transport
Ilyushin IL-76TD (ER-IBR)
 8
 8 /  0
2004
18 Aug
The Democratic Republic of The Congo
Near Goma
Transworld Safaris
Cessna 208B Grand Caravan (5Y-TWH)
 3
 3 /  0
2003
26 Jun
Namibia
Near Rooisand Desert Ranch
Comvac Aviation
Cessna 208B Grand Caravan (V5-CAS)
 4
 4 /  0
2002
2 Jun
Angola
Near Ndalatando
Military - Angolan Armed Forces
Mi-17 (?)
 25
 20 /  0
2002
27 Jan
Angola
Near Luena
Military - Angolan Air Force
Antonov AN-12 (T-304)
 40
 5 /  0
2001
14 Dec
The Democratic Republic of The Congo
Geti
Eagle Air
Let 410A (5X-CNF)
 6
 6 /  0
2001
23 Aug
The Democratic Republic of The Congo
Mugogo
Victoria Airlines
Antonov 28 (3C-LLA)
 11
 4 /  0
2001
17 Mar
Angola
Near Lubango
Sociedade de Aviacao Ligeira Charter
Beechcraft 1900C (S9-CAE)
 17
 16 /  0
2000
15 Nov
Angola
Near Luanda
Asa Pesada
Antonov AN-26 (D2-FCG)
 57
 57 /  0
2000
7 Nov
The Democratic Republic of The Congo
Luabo
Malu Aviation
Antonov 32B (ER-AFA)
 11
 2 /  0
2000
31 Oct
Angola
Near Monaquimbundo
Aca-Ancargo
Antonov AN-26 (D2-FDI)
 44
 44 /  0
2000
19 Apr
The Democratic Republic of The Congo
Bukavu
Kivu Air Services
Cessna 208B Caravan I (ZS-ONT)
 2
 2 /  0
2000
25 Mar
Angola
Huambo
Uralex
Antonov AN-32 (D2-MAJ)
 33
 3 /  0
1999
1 Sep
United Republic of Tanzania
Mount Meru
Northern Air (Tanzania)
Cessna 404 Titan II (5HNAT)
 12
 12 /  0
1999
1 Jul
Angola
Luzamba
Savanair
Antonov 12B (TN-AFR)
 5
 1 /  0
1999
8 Feb
The Democratic Republic of The Congo
Kinshasa
Air Karibu
Lockheed L-188A Electra (9Q-CDI)
 7
 7 /  0
1999
2 Feb
Angola
Luanda
Savannair
Antonov AN-12 (EL-ASS)
 14
 14 /  13
1999
2 Jan
Angola
Near Huambo
Transafrik - United Nations Charter
Lockheed L-100-30 Hercules (D2-EHD)
 9
 9 /  0
1998
26 Dec
Angola
Vila Nova
Transafrik
Lockheed Martin L-100-30 Hercules (S9-CAO)
 14
 14 /  0
1998
17 Dec
Angola
Saurimo
Zanex
Antonov 12 (S9-SAT)
 10
 1 /  0
1998
14 Dec
Angola
Near Cuito
Khors Aircompany
Antonov AN-12BP (UR-11319)
 11
 11 /  0
1998
2 Sep
Angola
Angola
Permaviatrans
Antonov AN-26 (RA-26028)
 24
 24 /  0
1998
11 Aug
Angola
Saurimo
Alada
Antonov An-12BP (D2-FAZ)
 13
 1 /  0
1997
27 Dec
Angola
Atlantic Ocean
Renan Airways
Antonov An-72 (ER-ACF)
 5
 5 /  0
1997
13 Sep
Namibia
Off Namibia
Military - Luftwaffe / Military - USAF
Tupolev TU-154M / C-141 Starlifter (1102/65-9405)
 33
 33 /  0
1997
12 Sep
The Democratic Republic of The Congo
Near Uvira
TMK Air Commuter
de Havilland Canada DHC-6 Twin Otter 300 (9Q-CBO)
 22
 22 /  0
1997
14 Apr
The Democratic Republic of The Congo
Brazzaville
TAAG Angola Airlines
Fokker F-27 Friendship 600 (D2-TFP)
 7
 3 /  0
1997
12 Mar
Angola
Lucapa
ALADA
Antonov AN-12B (D2-FVG)
 16
 16 /  0
1997
2 Feb
Angola
Near Quiangala
Force Area Populaire de Angola
CASA 212 Aviocar 200 (T-400)
 37
 37 /  0
1996
6 Oct
Angola
Lukapa
Savanair
Antonov 12B (RA-11101)
 19
 6 /  0
1996
6 Jun
The Democratic Republic of The Congo
Kinshasa
Hoseba
Ilyushin 76MD (UR-76539)
 10
 10 /  0
1996
27 Feb
Angola
Near Lukapa
Aero Tropical
Antonov 12BP (ER-ACE)
 8
 8 /  0
1996
8 Jan
The Democratic Republic of The Congo
Kinshasa
African Air
Antonov AN-32B (RA-26222)
 6
 2 /  225
1995
18 Dec
Angola
Cahungula
Trans Service Airlift
Lockheed L-188C Electra (9Q-CRR)
 144
 141 /  0
1995
17 Jun
Angola
Near Cuvela
Military - Angolan Air Force
CASA 212-200 Aviocar (T401)
 48
 48 /  0
1994
15 Dec
Angola
Lobito
SL Aviation Services
Douglas DC-3 (N96BF)
 2
 2 /  0
1994
25 Nov
Angola
Near Cuito
Military - Angolan Air Force
Mil Mi-17 (helicopter) (H584)
 22
 22 /  0
1994
26 Oct
Angola
Near Cuito
Military - Angolan Air Force
Mil Mi-8MTV (helicopter) (H534)
 22
 22 /  0
1994
17 Jul
The Democratic Republic of The Congo
Boma
Sankuru Air Service
Yakovlev 40D (RA-87256)
 9
 5 /  0
1994
18 Jan
The Democratic Republic of The Congo
Kinshasa
Scibe Airlift Cargo Zaire
Learjet 24D (9Q-CBC)
 2
 2 /  0
1993
27 Jan
The Democratic Republic of The Congo
Kinshasa
Trans Service Airlift
Nord 262A-44 (9Q-CJK)
 21
 3 /  0
1992
31 Aug
Angola
Jamba
Professional Aviation Services
Douglas DC-3 (ZS-DHX)
 17
 3 /  0
1991
25 Nov
Mozambique
Sena
STASA
Douglas C-47B-DK (C9-STD)
 3
 1 /  0
1991
10 Jun
Angola
Luanda
Carib Air Transport
Lockheed L-382B Hercules (J6-SLQ)
 7
 7 /  0
1991
16 Mar
Angola
Malanje
Transafrik
Lockheed L-100-30 Hercules (CP-1564)
 9
 9 /  0
1991
22 Feb
Angola
Cazombo
Fuerza Area Angolaise
Antonov AN-26 (?)
 47
 47 /  0
1990
20 Apr
The Democratic Republic of The Congo
Near Kinshasa
Military - Zairean Air Force
Lockheed C-130H (9T-TCG)
 24
 20 /  0
1990
27 Mar
Angola
Near Kuito
Military - Angolan Air Force
CASA 212 Aviocar 300 (T-410)
 25
 25 /  0
1989
27 Nov
Angola
Near Jamba
Tepper Aviation
Lockheed L-100-20 Hercules (N9205T)
 5
 5 /  0
1989
26 Jul
Angola
Near Chana
Military - Angolan Air Force
Antonov AN-26 (?)
 48
 42 /  0
1988
18 Jun
Mozambique
Central Mozambique
Military - Mozambique Air Force
Mil Mi-8 (helicopter) (?)
 25
 21 /  0
1988
27 Apr
Angola
Near Tchamulate
Military - Cuban Air Force
Antonov AN-26 (14-27)
 29
 29 /  0
1987
6 Nov
Malawi
Ulongue
Air Malawi
Shorts SC-7 Skyvan 3-100 (7Q-YMB)
 10
 10 /  0
1986
10 Jul
Mozambique
Maputo
Military - Zimbabwe Air Force
Douglas C-47A (7312)
 17
 17 /  0
1986
30 Mar
Mozambique
Near Pemba
Military - Mozambique Air Force
Antonov AN-26 (042)
 54
 49 /  0
1986
5 Feb
The Democratic Republic of The Congo
Kasongo
GLM Aviation
Lockheed L-188AF Electra (9Q-CWT)
 14
 2 /  0
1985
25 Nov
Angola
Near Luassingua
Military - Angolan Air Force
Antonov AN-26 (?)
 22
 22 /  0
1985
15 May
Mozambique
Vilanculos
Empresa Nacional de Transp. Trabalho Aereo
Britten-Norman BN-2 Islander (C9-AMV)
 5
 5 /  0
1984
11 Sep
The Democratic Republic of The Congo
Near the Kwango River
MMM Aero Services
Handley Page Dart Herald 202 (9Q-CAH)
 30
 30 /  0
1983
8 Nov
Angola
Lubango
TAAG Angola Airlines
Boeing B-737-200 (D2-TBN)
 130
 130 /  0
1983
27 Aug
Angola
Near Dundo
Transamerica Airlines
Lockheed L-100-30 Hercules (N17ST)
 7
 7 /  0
1982
29 Nov
Angola
Lubango
TAAG Angola Airlines
Antonov AN-26 (D2-TAB)
 15
 15 /  0
1981
16 May
Angola
Near Menongue
TAAG Angola Airlines
Lockheed L-100-20 Hercules (D2-EAS)
 4
 4 /  0
1980
5 Dec
United Republic of Tanzania
Dar es Salaam
Tanzania Aviation
Piper PA-42 Cheyenne (5H-TAL)
 10
 10 /  0
1980
17 Sep
The Democratic Republic of The Congo
Near Kindu
Military - Zairean Air Force
de Havilland DHC-5 Buffalo (9T-CBA)
 36
 36 /  0
1980
14 Sep
The Democratic Republic of The Congo
Kindu
Military - Force Aérienne Zaïroise
Lockheed Hercules C-130 (9T-TCE)
 36
 36 /  0
1980
8 Jun
Angola
Near Matala
Lineas Aereas de Angola
Yakovlev YAK-40 (D2-TYC)
 29
 29 /  0
1979
26 Mar
Angola
Luanda
Interflug
Ilyushin IL-18D (DM-STL)
 10
 10 /  0
1979
12 Feb
Zimbabwe
Near Kariba
Air Rhodesia
Vickers Viscount 748D (VP-YND)
 59
 59 /  0
1978
3 Sep
Zimbabwe
Near Kariba
Air Rhodesia
Vickers Viscount 782D (VP-WAS)
 56
 38 /  0
1977
14 Jul
Angola
Near Cuangar
Military - Angolan Air Force
Antonov AN-26 (?)
 30
 30 /  0
1974
18 Aug
The Democratic Republic of The Congo
Near Kisangani
Military - Zairean Air Force
Lockheed C-130H (9T-TCD)
 31
 31 /  0
1974
4 Apr
Botswana
Francistown
Wenela Air Services
Douglas DC-4 (A2-ZER)
 84
 78 /  0
1972
21 May
Angola
Lobito
DTA Angola Airlines
Fokker F-27 Friendship 200 (CR-LLD)
 25
 22 /  0
1969
16 Apr
The Democratic Republic of The Congo
Kinshasa
Wigmo
Curtiss C-46 (?)
 45
 45 /  0
1968
20 Apr
Namibia
Near Windhoek
South African Airways
Boeing B-707-344C (ZS-EUW)
 128
 123 /  0
1964
29 Nov
The Democratic Republic of The Congo
Leopoldville
Air Congo (BIAS)?
Douglas DC-4 (OO-DEP)
 14
 6 /  0
1960
19 Jul
The Democratic Republic of The Congo
Near Goma
Military - Royal Belgian Air Force
Fairchild C-119G (CP-36)
 41
 37 /  0
1960
22 Apr
The Democratic Republic of The Congo
Bunia
Sobelair SA (Belgium)
Douglas C-54B (OO-SBL)
 35
 35 /  0
1958
26 Dec
Zimbabwe
Salisbury
Union Aeromaritime de Transport
Douglas DC-6B (F-BGTZ)
 70
 3 /  0
1955
23 Feb
Zimbabwe
Salisbury
Central African Airways
Douglas DC-3 (VP-YKO)
 26
 1 /  0
1953
29 Mar
Malawi
Mtara
Central African Airways
Vickers 616 Viking 1B (VP-YEY)
 13
 13 /  0
1952
4 Feb
The Democratic Republic of The Congo
Kikwit
Sabena
Douglas DC-3 (OO-CBN)
 15
 15 /  0
1950
18 Jul
Angola
Near Bocoio
DTA Angola Airlines
Douglas DC-3 (CR-LBK)
 9
 9 /  0
1949
27 Aug
The Democratic Republic of The Congo
Leopoldville
Sabena
Douglas C-47B-5-DK (OO-CBK)
 20
 5 /  0
1948
31 Aug
The Democratic Republic of The Congo
Near Elizabethville
Sabena
Douglas DC-3 (Douglas C-47A-10-DK) (OO-CBL)
 13
 13 /  0
1948
13 May
The Democratic Republic of The Congo
Near Magazini
Sabena
Douglas DC-4-1009 (OO-CBE)
 32
 31 /  0
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