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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 179468
Last updated: 28 February 2021
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Date:02-DEC-1985
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic AN26 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Antonov An-26
Owner/operator:Cuban Air Force
Registration:
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 44
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:near Ipsakala -   Democratic Republic of the Congo
Phase: En route
Nature:Military
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Narrative:
As the navigation equipment failed, the pilot became disorientated and performed an emergency landing in the bushes. Operated for Angolan Air Force.

Sources:

http://www.mercenary-wars.net/angola/angola-86-89/russian-downed-pilots.html
http://secretoscuba.cultureforum.net/t9922-accidentes-far-minint-sin-comentarios


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
11-Sep-2015 08:41 gerard57 Added
22-Apr-2016 17:22 TB Updated [Aircraft type, Location]
03-Apr-2017 12:09 TB Updated [Operator, Location, Narrative]

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