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Last updated: 21 October 2017
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Date:Saturday 3 May 1986
Type:Silhouette image of generic AN12 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Antonov 12TB
Operator:Aeroflot, Krasnoyarsk Civil Aviation Directorate
Registration: CCCP-12962
C/n / msn: 9346406
First flight: 1969
Total airframe hrs:26140
Cycles:9696
Crew:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Passengers:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Total:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Airplane damage: Damaged beyond repair
Location:Ledovaya Baza (   Russia)
Phase: Landing (LDG)
Nature:Cargo
Departure airport:?
Destination airport:Ledovaya Baza, Russia
Narrative:
The Antonov was damaged when it undershot the runway while attempting to land at Ledovaya Baza, an ad hoc ice airfield 53 km north of Graham Bell Island, Franz-Joseph-Land. The aircraft was considered repairable and prepared for recovery. On May 13, as the stripped-down aircraft was being towed, a crack opened in the ice and the aircraft sank.

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