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Criminal Occurrence description
Last updated: 24 October 2017
Date:Saturday 27 December 1986
Type:Silhouette image of generic AN12 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Antonov 12
Operator:Soviet Air Force
Registration: registration unknown
C/n / msn:
First flight:
Crew:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants:
Passengers:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Total:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants:
Airplane damage: Substantial
Airplane fate: Repaired
Location:68 km (42.5 mls) from Kabul (   Afghanistan)
Phase: En route (ENR)
Departure airport:?
Destination airport:?
The An-12 was struck by a Stinger missile, causing a fire in the no. 1 engine. The fire could not be put out. One of the crew members bailed out at a height too low to open the parachute. He was killed. The airplane landed safely at Kabul.

Shot down from the ground
Forced landing on runway



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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.
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