02 July 2009

Teenager Survives Yemini Crash

Fourteen year old Bahia Bakari was the sole survivor of a Yemini Airbus 310-300 crash which killed 152 passengers and crew. The Airbus was on approach to Moroni when it crashed into the Indian Ocean. The child is a non-swimmer and spent 13 hours clinging to debris. Her injuries consisted of ONLY a mild hypothermia and a broken collar bone. She was rescued by a passing boat.

No reason was given for the cause of the crash.

1 comment:

Anonymous said...

Nice looking website.

The important question in all this is why wasn't the girl ASKED what happened to cause the crash? Seems a slightly important matter that an eye-witness could provide some insight about. Looks like the story is being buried, however behind the "life and times of sole-survivors of crashes," "Are children better suited for crashes?" and of course the obligatory "History of Black Boxes."