NTSB Identification: DCA00WA022
Accident occurred Sunday, January 30, 2000 in ABIDJAN, Cote D'ivoire
Aircraft: Airbus Industrie A 310, registration:
Injuries: 169 Fatal,10 Minor.

This is preliminary information, subject to change, and may contain errors. The foreign authority was the source of this information.

Kenya Airways flight KQ431 departed the Abidjan airport but did not gain altitude after takeoff. The airplane crashed into the sea about 2 km. from the end of runway 21.

The air safety investigation authority is:

Agence Nationale De L'Aviaiton Civile Mr. Laurent Kako, Investigator-in-Charge Abidjan, Cote d'Ivoire

Fax 225 21 27 63 46

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