Narrative:Takeoff was aborted when the no. 2 engine failed. The Ilyushin overran the runway, collided with the ILS localizer antenna causing the aircraft to break up and burst into flames.
|Date:||Monday 26 March 1979|
|C/n / msn:|| 186009402|
|First flight:|| 1966|
|Crew:||Fatalities: 4 / Occupants: 4|
|Passengers:||Fatalities: 6 / Occupants: 6|
|Total:||Fatalities: 10 / Occupants: 10 |
|Airplane damage:|| Damaged beyond repair|
|Location:||Luanda-4 de Fevereiro Airport (LAD) ( Angola)
|Phase:|| Takeoff (TOF)|
|Departure airport:||Luanda-4 de Fevereiro Airport (LAD/FNLU), Angola|
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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.