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Accident
Last updated: 24 October 2017
Estado:
Fecha:lunes 29 enero 1973
Tipo:Silhouette image of generic IL18 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Ilyushin 18D
Operador:EgyptAir
Registración: SU-AOV
Numéro de série: 188011003
Año de Construcción: 1968
Tripulación:Fatalidades: 7 / Ocupantes: 7
Pasajeros:Fatalidades: 30 / Ocupantes: 30
Total:Fatalidades: 37 / Ocupantes: 37
Daños en la Aeronave: Anulado
Consecuencias: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Ubicación:ca 16 km NNE of Nicosia Airport (NIC) (   Chipre)
Fase: Aproximación (APR)
Naturaleza:Vuelo Internacional Programado
Aeropuerto de Salida:Cairo International Airport (CAI/HECA), Egipto
Aeropuerto de Llegada:Nicosia Airport (NIC/LCNC), Chipre
Número de Vuelo:MS741
Descripción:
The Il-18 crashed into the Kyrenia Mountain range near the village of Karavas, at an altitude of 783 m (117 m below the crest) while on downwind on a nighttime approach to Nicosia runway 14.

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Distance from Cairo International Airport to Nicosia Airport as the crow flies is 582 km (364 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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Ilyushin Il-18

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