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Status:Preliminary
Date:Saturday 28 April 2012
Time:14:55
Type:Silhouette image of generic AN24 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Antonov An-24RV
Operator:Jubba Airways
Registration: 3X-GEB
MSN: 37308403
First flight: 1973
Engines: 2 Ivchenko AI-24VT
Crew:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 4
Passengers:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 32
Total:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 36
Aircraft damage: Damaged beyond repair
Location:Galkayo Airport (GLK) (   Somalia)
Phase: Landing (LDG)
Nature:Domestic Scheduled Passenger
Departure airport:Hargeisa Airport (HGA/HCMH), Somalia
Destination airport:Galkayo Airport (GLK/HCMR), Somalia
Narrative:
An Antonov 24 passenger plane sustained substantial damage in a landing accident at Galkayo Airport (GLK), Somalia.
The airplane operated on a passenger flight from Hargeisa Airport (HGA) to Galkayo. The airplane landed hard, bounced and again landed hard, coming to rest with the wings partially separated from the fuselage.

Classification:
Heavy landing
Bounced on landing
Runway excursion

Sources:
» RBC Radio


Photos

photo of Antonov-An-24RV-3X-GEB
accident date: 28-04-2012
type: Antonov An-24RV
registration: 3X-GEB
photo of Antonov-An-24RV-3X-GEB
accident date: 28-04-2012
type: Antonov An-24RV
registration: 3X-GEB
photo of Antonov-An-24RV-3X-GEB
accident date: 28-04-2012
type: Antonov An-24RV
registration: 3X-GEB
 

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 Hargeisa Airport to Galkayo Airport as the crow flies is 477 km (298 miles).

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
Antonov An-24

  • 1332 built
  • 172nd loss
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 Somalia
  • 7th worst accident (at the time)
  • 10th worst accident (currently)
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