The tourist laden Boeing 737-800 received multiple low-altitude and terrain collision alerts wile on approach to the airport from the east.
The cargo aircraft departed Mwanza Airport at 19:26L and climbed normally to an altitude of 14000 ft. notheast of the airport when contact was lost.
The four engined cargo aircraft crashed against hillside in darkness, a few minutes after take-off from Tamanrasset. All 7 on board were killed
The vintage four-engine aircraft made an emergency landing on runway 11 at New Smyrna Beach Airport, FL, USA following a mechanical fault within the nosegear system.