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Status:Preliminary - official
Date:Sunday 13 April 1997
Type:Silhouette image of generic AN12 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Antonov An-12B
Registration: RA-11122
MSN: 02348104
First flight: 1972
Engines: 4 Ivchenko AI-20M
Crew:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 5
Passengers:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 7
Total:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 12
Aircraft damage: Damaged beyond repair
Location:Verkhnevilyuisk Airport (   Russia)
Phase: Landing (LDG)
Departure airport:Novosibirsk-Tolmachevo Airport (OVB/UNNN), Russia
Destination airport:Verkhnevilyuisk Airport (VHV/UENI), Russia
Bounced twice, touched down 775 m down the 1800 m long runway and overran runway. The nosegear and right main gear collapsed. The MTOW was exceeded by 12,580 kg on departure from Novosibirsk.

Runway excursion

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photo of Antonov-An-12B-RA-11122
accident date: 13-04-1997
type: Antonov An-12B
registration: RA-11122

This map shows the airport of departure and the intended destination of the flight. The line between the airports does not display the exact flight path.
Distance from Novosibirsk-Tolmachevo Airport to Verkhnevilyuisk Airport as the crow flies is 2277 km (1423 miles).
Accident location: Exact; deduced from official accident report.

This information is not presented as the Flight Safety Foundation or the Aviation Safety Network’s opinion as to the cause of the accident. It is preliminary and is based on the facts as they are known at this time.
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Global Action Plan for the Prevention of Runway Excursions (GAPPRE): recommendations and guidance material to prevent runway excursions

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