Narrative: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
|Date:||Saturday 27 December 1986|
|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)|
This information is not presented as the Flight Safety Foundation or the Aviation Safety Networkĺs opinion as to the cause of the accident. It is preliminary and is based on the facts as they are known at this time.