Libreville Airport

Fatal crashes in Gabon 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 Gabon
DateCrash locationAirline
Aircraft (reg. number)
 Passengers
 Fatalities aboard
 Killed on the ground
List updated regularly.
2004
8 Jun
Gabon
Off Libreville
Gabon Express
BAe HS-748-232 Srs 2A (TR-LFW)
 30
 19 /  0
2003
17 Jan
Gabon
Near Ndjolé
Aerocom
Antonov 24B (ER-AFT)
 7
 7 /  0
2000
17 May
Gabon
Moanda
Avirex
Beechcraft 1900C-1 (TR-LFK)
 10
 3 /  0
1982
3 Jul
Gabon
Oganda
Air Affaires Gabon
Cessna 404 Titan (TR-LYQ)
 12
 12 /  0
1979
26 Feb
Gabon
Near Moanda
Air Gabon
Douglas DC-6B (TR-LXN)
 3
 3 /  0
Crashes in the region
DateCrash locationAirline
Aircraft (reg. number)
 Passengers
 Fatalities aboard
 Killed on the ground
List updated regularly. --- See all
2015
24 Dec
Congo
Mbuji
Services Air
Airbus A-310-304F (9Q-CVH)
 4
 0 /  8
2014
28 Dec
Congo
Near Uvira
Air Sirin
Antonov An-26 (4L-AFS)
 6
 6 /  0
2013
3 Oct
Nigeria
Lagos
Associated Aviation
Embraer 120RT Brasilia (5N-BJY)
 20
 16 /  0
2012
30 Nov
Congo
Near Brazzaville
Aero Service
Ilysushin Il-76T (EK-76300)
 7
 7 /  25
2012
3 Jun
Nigeria
Lagos
Dana Air
McDonnell Douglas MD-83 (5N-RAM)
 153
 153 /  10
2012
30 Jan
Congo
Namoya
TRACEP Congo Aviation
Antonov AN-28 (9Q-CUN)
 5
 3 /  0
2011
14 Sep
Angola
Huambo
Military - FANA Forca Aerea Nacional Angolana
Embraer 120ER Brasilia (T-500)
 36
 30 /  0
2011
8 Jul
Congo
Kisangani
Hewa Bora Airways
Boeing B-727-100 (9Q-COP)
 115
 77 /  0
2011
4 Apr
Congo
Kinshasa
United Nations
Canadair CL-600 CRJ-100ER (4L-GAE )
 33
 32 /  0
2011
21 Mar
Congo
Pointe-Noire
Trans Air Cargo
Antonov 12BP (TN-AGK)
 9
 9 /  14
2010
21 Oct
Congo
Near Bugulumisa
Tracep
Let 410UVP (9Q-CUA)
 2
 2 /  0
2010
25 Aug
The Democratic Republic of The Congo
Bandundu
Filair
Let 410UVP-E (9Q-CCN)
 20
 19 /  0
2010
19 Jun
Cameroon
Yangadou
Aero Service
CASA 212 Aviocar (TN-AFA )
 11
 11 /  0
2009
26 Aug
Congo
Nganga Lingolo
Aero Fret Business
Antonov An-12BK (TN-AIA)
 7
 7 /  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
1 Sep
Congo
Near Bukavu
Air Serv Internatiional/CemAir
Beechcraft 1900C-1 (ZS-OLD)
 17
 17 /  0
2008
16 Apr
Equatorial Guinea
Off Annobon Island
Military - Government of Equatorial Guinea
Antonov An-32B (3C-5GE)
 13
 13 /  0
2008
15 Apr
Congo
Goma
Hewa Bora Airways
McDonnell Douglas DC-9-51 (9Q-CHN)
 85
 0 /  47
2008
15 Mar
Nigeria
Nbagu
Trade Wings Aviation Ltd.
Beechcraft 1900D (5N-JAH)
 3
 3 /  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
21 Jun
Congo
Near Kamina
Karibu Airways
Let 410UVP (9Q-CEU)
 25
 1 /  0
2007
17 May
Congo
Walikale Airstrip
Safe Air Complany
Let 410UVP (TN-AHE)
 3
 3 /  0
2007
5 May
Cameroon
Near Dizangue
Kenya Airways
Boeing B-737-8AL (5Y-KYA)
 114
 114 /  0
2006
29 Oct
Nigeria
Near Abuja
ADC Airlines
Boeing 737-2B7 (5N-BFK)
 105
 96 /  0
2006
17 Sep
Nigeria
Vandeikya
Military - Nigerian Air Force
Dornier 228 (NAF033)
 18
 13 /  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
11 Jun
Chad
Abéché
Military - Chadian Air Force
Lockheed C-130 Hercules (TT-PAF)
 7
 5 /  0
2006
23 May
Sao Tome and Principe
Off São Tomé Island
Air São Tomé
de Havilland Canada DHC-6 Twin Otter 300 (S9-BAL)
 4
 4 /  0
2006
23 Apr
Cameroon
Kousséri
Military - Lybian Arab Air Force
Antonov 74TK-200 (UR-74038)
 6
 6 /  0
2005
10 Dec
Nigeria
Near Port Harcourt
Sosoliso Airlines
McDonnell DC-9-32 (5N-BFD)
 110
 108 /  0
2005
22 Oct
Nigeria
Lisa
Bellview Airlines
Boeing B-737-2L9 (5N-BFN)
 117
 117 /  0
2005
4 Oct
The Democratic Republic of The Congo
Aru
Wimbi Dira Airways
Antonov 12V (9Q-CWC)
 100
 2 /  0
2005
9 Sep
Congo
Near Brazzaville
Air Kasai
Antonov AN-26A (9Q-CFD)
 14
 14 /  0
2005
5 Sep
The Democratic Republic of The Congo
Isiro
Kavatshi Airlines
Antonov 26B (ER-AZT)
 11
 11 /  0
2005
16 Jul
Equatorial Guinea
Baney
Ecuatair
Antonov AN-24B (3C-VQR)
 60
 60 /  0
2005
25 May
Congo
Walungu
Charter - Maniema Union (owner Victoria Air)
Antonov AN-12BP (9Q-CVG)
 27
 27 /  0
2005
5 May
The Democratic Republic of The Congo
Near Kisangani
Kisangani Airlift
Antonov AN-26 (EK-26060)
 11
 10 /  0
2004
18 Aug
The Democratic Republic of The Congo
Near Goma
Transworld Safaris
Cessna 208B Grand Caravan (5Y-TWH)
 3
 3 /  0
2003
25 Dec
Benin
Cotonou
Union des Transports Aeriens de Guinee
Boeing B-727-223 (3X-GDO)
 161
 140 /  0
2003
29 Nov
Congo
Boende
Military - Congolese Air Force
Antonov AN-26 (9T-TAD)
 24
 20 /  13
2003
8 May
Congo
Near Kinshasa
Ukrainian Cargo Airlines - Congolese Army Charter
Illyushin 76 (UR-UCB)
 200
 129 /  0
2002
4 Jul
Central African Republic
Bangui
Prestige Airlines (Cargo) Charter
Boeing B-707-123B (9XR-IS)
 27
 25 /  0
2002
2 Jun
Angola
Near Ndalatando
Military - Angolan Armed Forces
Mi-17 (?)
 25
 20 /  0
2002
21 May
Nigeria
Near Calabar
Sky Executive Air Services
LET 410UVP (9Q-CEX)
 5
 5 /  0
Weather in Libreville

77°F
25°C
Partly cloudy
Humidity : 94%
Wind : SE at 6km/h
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