AFRICA: CentrAfrique Air Express B737 freighter crashes

A Boeing 737 cargo aircraft crashed and burned last month near Kinshasa, the capital of the Democratic Republic of Congo. Reports indicated the twin-jet, possibly belonging to CentrAfrique Air Express, took off from Brazzaville in the Congo and was headed for an interim stop in Nairobi en route to Harare, Zimbabwe. The flight originated in […]


A Boeing 737 cargo aircraft crashed and burned last month near Kinshasa, the capital of the Democratic Republic of Congo.

Reports indicated the twin-jet, possibly belonging to CentrAfrique Air Express, took off from Brazzaville in the Congo and was headed for an interim stop in Nairobi en route to Harare, Zimbabwe.

The flight originated in the Central African Republic city of Bangui.