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Mauritania air safety profile
Last updated: 11 April 2010


  Mauritania
Capital:Nouakchott
Continent: Africa
Fatal accidents in Mauritania:
since 1919
7
Accidents fatalities in Mauritania:  
since 1919
138

Fatal accidents per year

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Audit information
» Mauritania is rated Category - (not yet rated)in FAA's International Aviation Safety Assessment Program (IASA)
» ICAO’s Universal Safety Oversight Audit Programme (USOAP) results

» 22-NOV-2011: All air carriers certified by the authorities with responsibility for regulatory oversight of the Republic of Mauritania, are subject to a ban within the European Community.
» 04-DEC-2012: The EU lifted the ban on all air carriers certified by the authorities with responsibility for regulatory oversight of the Republic of Mauritania.

Mauritania- Accident & incidents:
18 occurrences in the ASN safety database

date type registration operator fat. location   pic cat
25-MAR-2021Embraer   Mauritania Airlines International 0 Nouakchott-Oumto...   H2
27-SEP-2013Boeing 747-428(M) 9M-ACM Nasair, lsf Eaglexpress 0 Nouakchott-Oumto...   A2
12-JUL-2012Harbin Yunshuji Y-12 II 5T-MAE Mauritanian AF 7 near Nouakchott Airpo...   A1
10-APR-2001Antonov An-12BK 3C-AWU Air West 0 near Nouadhibou Airpo...   A1
12-MAY-1998Xian Yunshuji Y-7H-500 5T-MAG Mauritanian AF 39 near Néma Airport (EMN) A1
09-AUG-1996Fokker F-28 Fellowship 4000 5T-CLG Air Mauritanie 0 Nouakchott Airpo... H2
05-APR-1996Xian Yunshuji Y-7H 5T-MAF Mauritanian AF 8 near Nouadhibou   A1
01-JUL-1994Fokker F-28 Fellowship 4000 5T-CLF Air Mauritanie 80 Tidjikja Airport... A1
06-SEP-1980BN-2A-21 Islander 5T-MAQ Mauritanian AF   U1
07-AUG-1980Tupolev Tu-154B-1 YR-TPH Tarom 1 Nouadhibou Airpo... A1