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Last updated: 22 October 2017
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Datum:Samstag 14 März 1970
Flugzeugtyp:Silhouette image of generic AN24 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Antonow 24B
Fluggesellschaft:United Arab Airlines - UAA
Kennzeichen: SU-AOC
Werknummer: 57302103
Baujahr: 1965
Besatzung:Todesopfer: 0 / Insassen: 7
Fluggäste:Todesopfer: 0 / Insassen: 8
Gesamt:Todesopfer: 0 / Insassen: 15
Sachschaden: Zerstört
Konsequenzen: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Unfallort:Cairo International Airport (CAI) (   Ägypten)
Flugphase: Landung (LDG)
Betriebsart:Inländischer planmäßiger Passagierflug
Flug von:Alexandria Airport (ALY/HEAX), Ägypten
Flug nach:Cairo International Airport (CAI/HECA), Ägypten
Unfallbericht:
The no. 1 prop had to be feathered when, four minutes after takeoff, an explosion occurred in the engine nacelle. Gear and flaps couldn't be lowered so the aircraft diverted to Cairo and made a wheels-up landing on the sand beside runway 05.
PROBABLE CAUSE: Explosion due to a foreign body in the rear cone of the left engine nacelle.

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Distance from Alexandria Airport to Cairo International Airport as the crow flies is 181 km (113 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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