Aviation Photo #1114494 Boeing 727-231/Adv(F/RE) Super 27 - CAA - Compagnie Africaine d'Aviation

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Fertile Goma produces a lot of crops which also find their way to Kinshasa by air. Crews use the open space of Lake Kivu to gain height, and therefore planes departing Goma sometimes have a low rate of climb when leaving the airport's runway -5,000 ft from the lake.
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    Guido Potters
    CAA - Compagnie Africaine d'Aviation
    Boeing 727-231/Adv(F/RE) Super 27
    Boeing 727-200 (C-22)
    Boeing 727-200 (C-22)
    Boeing
    21986
    1580
    N54354
    Goma
    Congo (Kinshasa)
    September 9, 2006
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Photo Added: September 23, 2006

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Anonymous
8 years ago
Sadly, this plane crashed this morning at FZZA while attempting to land with hydraulic failure and in poor weather.
Plane was reg 9Q-CAA.

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