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Status: Little or no information is available
Date:Thursday 24 February 2022
Type:Silhouette image of generic AN26 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Antonov An-26
Operator:Ukraine Air Force
Registration: 59 blue
MSN: 50-03
First flight:
Crew:Fatalities: / Occupants:
Passengers:Fatalities: / Occupants:
Total:Fatalities: 5 / Occupants: 14
Aircraft damage: Destroyed
Aircraft fate: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:ca 2 km N of Zhukivtsi (   Ukraine)
Phase: En route (ENR)
Nature:Military
Departure airport:?
Destination airport:?
Narrative:
A Ukraine Air Force Antonov An-26 transport plane crashed in a field and burst into flames.
A video purportedly from the crash shows an An-26 with the no.1 engine on fire as it was descending.

Unconfirmed reports suggest five out of 14 occupants were killed and that the aircraft was shot down by Russian forces.

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Antonov An-26

  • 1403 built
  • 173rd loss
  • 94th fatal accident
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