Tripoli Airport

Fatal crashes in Libya 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 Libya
DateCrash locationAirline
Aircraft (reg. number)
 Passengers
 Fatalities aboard
 Killed on the ground
List updated regularly.
2010
12 May
Libya
Tripoli
Afriqiyah Airways
Airbus A330-202 (5A-ONG)
 104
 103 /  0
2000
13 Jan
Libya
Off Marsa el-Brega
Avisto
Shorts 360-300 (HB-AAM)
 41
 22 /  0
1992
22 Dec
Libya
Tripoli
Libya Arab Airlines / Military - Libya Air Force
Boeing B-727-2L5 / MiG23UB (5A-DIA)
 157
 157 /  0
1992
7 Apr
Libya
Near Sarra
Air Bissau
Antonov AN-24RV (J5-GAE)
 13
 3 /  0
1989
27 Jul
Libya
Tripoli
Korean Airlines
McDonnell Douglas DC-10-30 (HL-7328)
 199
 75 /  4
1988
30 Nov
Libya
Hamada al Hambra
Aero Club Libya
de Havilland Canada DHC-6 Twin Otter 300 (5A-DDD)
 14
 14 /  0
1971
2 Jan
Libya
Ben Gashir
United Arab Airlines
de Havilland Comet 4C (SU-ALC)
 16
 16 /  0
1970
1 Jun
Libya
Tripoli
Ceskoslovenske Aerolinie
Tupolev TU-104A (OK-NDO)
 13
 13 /  0
1968
7 May
Libya
Got el Afraq
Military - Royal Air Force
Armstrong Whitworth Argosy C-1 (XR133)
 11
 11 /  0
1961
10 Oct
Libya
El Adem
Military - Royal Air Force
Handley Page Hastings C-2 (WD498)
 37
 17 /  0
1960
10 Jan
Libya
Gulf of Sirte
Military - U.S. Army
de Havilland Canada U-1A Otter (55-2974)
 10
 10 /  0
1958
9 Aug
Libya
Benghazi
Central African Airways
Vickers Viscount 748D (VP-YNE)
 54
 36 /  0
1955
21 Sep
Libya
Idris
British Overseas Airways
Canadair C-4 Argonaut (G-ALHL)
 47
 15 /  0
1949
4 Feb
Libya
Castel Benito
Skyways of London
Douglas C-54A-1-DO Skymaster (G-AJPL)
 53
 1 /  0
1946
19 Sep
Libya
Near Tripoli
Military -Royal Air Force
Avro Lancaster (NX690)
 25
 25 /  0
1945
11 Nov
Libya
Near Castel
Military -Royal Air Force
Short Stirling (PJ950)
 29
 29 /  0
Crashes in the region
DateCrash locationAirline
Aircraft (reg. number)
 Passengers
 Fatalities aboard
 Killed on the ground
List updated regularly. --- See all
2016
24 Oct
Malta
Malta International Airport
AE Aviation
Swearingen SA277-AT Expditer (N577MX)
 5
 5 /  0
2016
19 May
Egypt
175 miles off the Egyptian coast
EgyptAir
Airbus A320-232 (SU-GCC)
 66
 66 /  0
2015
31 Oct
Egypt
Near Hasna
Metrojet
Airbus A321-231 (EI-ETJ)
 224
 224 /  0
2014
30 Aug
Algeria
Tamanraset
Ukraine Air Alliance
Antonov An-12BK (UR-DWF)
 7
 7 /  0
2014
24 Jul
Mali
Aguelhok
Air Algerie
Mc Donnell Douglas MD-83 (EC-LTV)
 116
 116 /  0
2014
21 Feb
Tunisia
Grombalia
Libyan Air Cargo
Antonov 26 (5A-DOW )
 11
 11 /  0
2014
11 Feb
Algeria
Near Ain Kercha
Military - Algerian Air Force
Lockheed C-130H-30 Hercules (7T-WHM)
 78
 77 /  0
2012
7 Oct
Sudan
Near Omdurman
Military - Sudanese Air Force
Antonov An-12BP (ST-ASA)
 22
 15 /  0
2012
19 Aug
Sudan
Talodi
Alfa Airlines
Antonov An-26-100 (ST-ARL)
 32
 32 /  0
2009
20 Feb
Egypt
Luxor
Aerolift
Antonov 12V (S9-SVN)
 5
 5 /  0
2009
7 Feb
Italy
Trigoria
Air One Executive
Cessna 650 Citation III (I-FEEV)
 2
 2 /  0
2008
30 Jun
Sudan
Near Khartoum
Ababeel Aviaition
Ilysushin Il-76TD (ST-WTB)
 4
 4 /  0
2008
27 Jun
Sudan
Near Malakal
Juba Air Cargo
Antonov 12BK (ST-ARN)
 8
 7 /  0
2008
10 Jun
Sudan
Khartoum
Sudan Airways
Airbus A-310-324 (ST-ATN)
 214
 32 /  0
2008
2 May
Sudan
Near Rumbek
Southern Sudan Air Connection
Beechcraft 1900C (5Y-FLX)
 24
 24 /  0
2007
8 Nov
Sudan
Khartoum
Juba Air Cargo
Antonov 12 (ST-JUA)
 4
 0 /  2
2007
6 May
Egypt
Near El-Thamad
Military - French Air Force
de Havilland Canada DHC-6 Twin Otter (742/CB)
 9
 9 /  0
2006
13 Aug
Italy
Near Piacenza
Air Algerie
Lockheed L-100-30 Hercules (7T-VHG)
 3
 3 /  0
2006
11 Jun
Chad
Abéché
Military - Chadian Air Force
Lockheed C-130 Hercules (TT-PAF)
 7
 5 /  0
2005
6 Aug
Italy
Off Palermo
Tuninter
ATR-72-202 (TS-LBB)
 39
 16 /  0
2005
2 Jun
Sudan
Khartoom
Marsland Aviation
Antonov AN-24B (ST-WAL)
 42
 7 /  0
2005
3 Feb
Sudan
Near Khartoum
Air West
Ilyushin 76TD (ST-EWB)
 7
 7 /  0
2004
5 Oct
Sudan
Kaduqli
Sarit Airlines
Antonov AN-12 (ST-SAF)
 4
 4 /  0
2004
11 May
Sudan
Dalang
El Magal Aviation
Antonov AN-12 (ST-SIG)
 7
 7 /  0
2004
6 May
Sudan
Jiech
Charter - Air Cush
Let 410UVP (9XR-DC)
 10
 6 /  0
2004
24 Feb
Italy
Cagliari
City-Jet
Cessna Citation 500 (OE-FAN)
 6
 6 /  0
2004
28 Jan
Algeria
Ghardaïa
Tassili Airlines
Beechcraft 1900D (7T-VIN)
 5
 1 /  0
2004
3 Jan
Egypt
Off Sharm el Sheikh
Flash Air
Boeing B-737-3Q8 (SU-ZCF)
 148
 148 /  0
2003
8 Jul
Sudan
Port Sudan
Sudan Airways
Boeing 737-2J8C (ST-AFK)
 117
 117 /  0
2003
30 Jun
Algeria
Blida
Military - Algerian Air Force
Lockheed C-130H Hercules (7T-WHQ)
 4
 4 /  11
2003
1 Jun
Italy
Milan
Eurojet Italila
Gates Learjet 45 (I-ERJC)
 2
 2 /  0
2003
6 Mar
Algeria
Tamanrasset
Air Algerie
Boeing B-737-2T4 (7T-VEZ)
 103
 102 /  0
2002
7 May
Tunisia
Near Tunis
EgyptAir
Boeing B-737-566 (SU-GBI)
 62
 14 /  0
2002
9 Mar
Italy
Monte Rotondo
Svedijos Prekés
Antonov 2TP (LY-AVD)
 3
 3 /  0
2001
8 Oct
Italy
Milan
Scandinavian Airlines (SAS) / Private
MD-87 / Cessna 525A Citation II (SE-DMA / D-IEVX)
 114
 114 /  4
2001
4 Apr
Sudan
Adar Yeil
Military - Sudan Air Force
Antonov AN-24 (?)
 30
 14 /  0
1999
24 Oct
Italy
Off Genova
Avioriprese Jet Executive
Learjet 35A (I-AVJG)
 3
 3 /  0
1999
3 Jun
Sudan
Near Khartoum
Military - Sudan Air Force
Antonov 32 (?)
 50
 50 /  0
1999
25 Feb
Italy
Genoa
Minerva Airlines
Dornier 328-110 (D-CPRR)
 31
 4 /  0
1998
12 Feb
Sudan
Near Nasir
Military - Sudan Air Force
Antonov AN-32 (?)
 57
 27 /  0
1998
3 Feb
Italy
Near Cavalese
Military - U.S. Marine Corps
Grummand EA-6B (163045/CY-02)
 2
 0 /  20
1997
30 Jul
Italy
Florence
Air Littoral
Aerospatiale ATR-42-512 (F-GPYE)
 17
 1 /  0
1997
16 Apr
Niger
Near Sorei
Military - Niger Air Force
Lockheed C-130H Hercules (5U-MBD)
 14
 14 /  0
1996
8 Oct
Italy
San Francesco al Campo
Aeroflot
Antonov An-124 (RA-82069)
 23
 2 /  2
1996
3 May
Sudan
Near Haj Yousif
Federal Airlines
Antonov AN-24 (ST-FAG)
 53
 53 /  0
1996
26 Feb
Sudan
Near Jabal Awliya
Military - Sudanese Air Force
Lockheed C-130H (?)
 91
 91 /  0
1995
13 Dec
Italy
Verona - Villafranca
Romanian Banat Air
Antonov AN-24B (YR-AMR)
 49
 49 /  0
1994
26 Dec
Algeria
Algiers Airport
Air France
Airbus A300B2-1C (F-GBEC)
 239
 3 /  0
1994
18 Sep
Algeria
Tamanrasset
Oriental Airlines
BAC One-Eleven 515FB (5N-IMO)
 39
 5 /  0
1993
7 Jun
Sudan
Near Ariab
Sasco Air Lines
Cessna 404 Titan (ST-AID)
 11
 11 /  0
Weather in Tripoli

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Humidity : 75%
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