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Last updated: 18 January 2022
Datum:dinsdag 24 augustus 1982
Type:Silhouette image of generic AN12 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Antonov An-12BP
Luchtvaartmaatschappij:Soviet Air Force
Registratie: registration unknown
Bemanning:slachtoffers: 1 / inzittenden: 7
Passagiers:slachtoffers: 0 / inzittenden: 0
Totaal:slachtoffers: 1 / inzittenden: 7
Schade: Afgeschreven
Gevolgen: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Plaats:nabij Chita (   Rusland)
Fase: Kruisvlucht (ENR)
Soort vlucht:Militair
Vliegveld van vertrek:Ukurey Air Base, Rusland
Vliegveld van aankomst:Ukurey Air Base, Rusland
The aircraft operated on a training flight from Ukurey at night. Engines no. 1 and 2 flamed out 1 hour 57 minutes into the flight.
The crew tried to divert to Chita, but 16 minutes later engines no. 3 and 4 flamed out as well. All crew members bailed out but one was killed.
Contaminated fuel by water caused the engines to flame out.

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