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Status:Preliminary
Date:Tuesday 29 January 2002
Time:ca 11:30
Type:Silhouette image of generic AN28 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Antonov An-28
Operator:Raul A. Betancourt
Registration: YV-1043CP
MSN: 1AJ009-11
First flight: 1990
Engines: 2 Glushenkov TVD-10B
Crew:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Passengers:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 15
Total:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 17
Aircraft damage: Damaged beyond repair
Location:Kavak Airstrip (   Venezuela)
Phase: Landing (LDG)
Nature:Domestic Non Scheduled Passenger
Departure airport:Santa Elena Airport (SNV/SVSE), Venezuela
Destination airport:Kavak Airstrip, Venezuela
Narrative:
The Antonov landed on the dirt Kavak Airstrip which is located in the Canaima National Park. It ran off the side of the runway and sustained substantial damage.

Classification:
Runway excursion

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Antonov An-28

  • 191 built
  • 17th loss
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 Venezuela
  • 61st worst accident (at the time)
  • 93rd worst accident (currently)
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