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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 196775
Last updated: 22 October 2021
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Time:20:30 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic AN26 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Antonov An-26B
Registration: YL-RAC
MSN: 7309903
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 3
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: None
Category:Serious incident
Location:Timisoara International Airport (TSR/LRTR) -   Romania
Phase: Take off
Departure airport:Timisoara International Airport (TSR/LRTR)
Destination airport:Budapest Ferenc Liszt International Airport (BUD/LHBP)
Investigating agency: CIAS Romania
An Antonov An-26B cargo plane suffered a runway excursion during takeoff from Timisoara International Airport in Romania.
The aircraft operated on a round trip from Budapest, Hungary to Timisoara and back. During takeoff for the return leg, after about 100 meters, an engine failed. This caused the flight crew to lose directional control. The aircraft went off the right side of the runway by about 30 meters.
The aircraft suffered no damages and returned to the platform.

Cause of the occurrence
The cause of this serious incident is the engine uncontrolled shutdown, as a consequence of the fuel pump regulator (ND-24T) technical failure.

Weather reported about the incident time (ca 1745Z):
LRTR 171700Z 34005KT CAVOK 28/07 Q1018
LRTR 171800Z 36006KT CAVOK 25/08 Q1019
LRTR 171900Z 36007KT CAVOK 22/07 Q1020


Accident investigation:
Investigating agency: CIAS Romania
Status: Investigation completed
Duration: 5 months
Download report: Final report

Revision history:

19-Jul-2017 17:57 harro Added
19-Jul-2017 18:02 harro Updated [Aircraft type, Narrative]
20-Dec-2017 19:16 harro Updated [Time, Total occupants, Narrative]
20-Dec-2017 19:18 harro Updated [Source]

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