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An Antonov 26 transport plane sustained substantial damage in a runway PDF Print E-mail
Status: Preliminary
Date: 19 NOV 2012
Type: Antonov 26
Operator: Ultimate Air
Registration: 3X-GFN
C/n / msn:  
First flight:  
Crew: Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Passengers: Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Total: Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Airplane damage: Substantial
Location: Yida Airstrip (South Sudan)
Phase: Landing (LDG)
Nature: Cargo
Departure airport: Entebbe Airport (EBB) (EBB/HUEN), Uganda
Destination airport: Yida Airstrip, South Sudan
Narrative:
An Antonov 26 transport plane sustained substantial damage in a runway excursion accident at Yida, South Sudan.
The airplane could not be stopped on the airstrip and overran onto a rough area with bushes. The left hand main undercarriage collapsed, causing damage to the nr.1 prop. The airplane came to rest close to a refugees camp.


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Last Updated ( Friday, 23 November 2012 )