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Status:
Date:Sunday 11 May 2003
Type:Silhouette image of generic AN12 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Antonov An-12B
Operator:Pecotox Air
Registration: ER-AXD
MSN: 9346602
First flight: 1969
Engines: 4 Ivchenko AI-20M
Crew:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 5
Passengers:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Total:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 7
Aircraft damage: Damaged beyond repair
Location:Asmara International Airport (ASM) (   Eritrea)
Phase: Landing (LDG)
Nature:Cargo
Departure airport:Dubai Airport (DXB/OMDB), United Arab Emirates
Destination airport:Asmara International Airport (ASM/HAAY), Eritrea
Narrative:
The Antonov overran runway 25 and collided with several approach lights and two stop way lights. The plane suffered irreparable damage to the propellers, landing gear and fuselage. Wind was reported as 170 deg at 10 kts.

Classification:
Runway excursion

Sources:
» ICAO Adrep
» Scramble 297, 298


Photos

photo of Antonov-An-12B-UN-11006
accident date: 11-05-2003
type: Antonov An-12B
registration: UN-11006
 

Map
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 Dubai Airport to Asmara International Airport as the crow flies is 2027 km (1267 miles).
Accident location: Approximate; accuracy within a few kilometers.

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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GAPPRE
Global Action Plan for the Prevention of Runway Excursions (GAPPRE): recommendations and guidance material to prevent runway excursions
Antonov An-12

  • 1243 built
  • 187th loss
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