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Congolese Cargo Plane Crashes near Kinshasa; 7 Dead

A Congolese cargo plane crashed near Kinshasa in the Democratic Republic of the Congo, on December 20th.

The incident happened when the plane was returning to Kinshasa after delivering election materials to Tshikapa on behalf of the national electoral commission (CENI).

Seven crew members were killed in the crash.

Brussels Airlines Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Brussels

Brussels Airlines flight SN-359 made an emergency landing in Brussels, Belgium, on November 5th.

The Airbus A330-200 plane was flying from N’djili Airport, Democratic Republic of the Congo, when the crew needed to shut down one of the engines due to an engine stall warning.

The plane continued for a safe landing. All passengers and crew members remained unharmed.

CAA Flight Suffers Nose Gear Steering System Failure

Compagnie Africaine Aviation flight BU-2311 suffered a nose gear steering system failure at Mbuji Mayi Airport, Democratic Republic of the Congo, on April 16th.

The incident happened when the plane was backtracking to depart for Kinshasa, Democratic Republic of the Congo.

The plane became disabled on the runway.

Everyone aboard remained unharmed.

Serve Air Cargo Plane Makes Emergency Landing After Engine Failure

A Serve Air Cargo plane made an emergency landing in Goma, Democratic Republic of the Congo, on September 10th.

The plane took off for Bunia, Democratic Republic of the Congo, but had to turn back after an engine failure.

The plane veered off runway while landing back in Goma. All four crew members remained uninjured.

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