Narrative:Visibility was poor as the An-12 attempted to take off for Tashkent. The aircraft collided with a Mil Mi-24 helicopter on the runway.
|Date:||Wednesday 21 October 1987|
|Operator:||Soviet Air Force|
|Registration:|| registration unknown|
|C/n / msn:|| |
|First flight:|| |
|Engines:|| 4 Ivchenko AI-20M|
|Crew:||Fatalities: / Occupants: |
|Passengers:||Fatalities: / Occupants: |
|Total:||Fatalities: 18 / Occupants: 19 |
|Airplane damage:|| Damaged beyond repair|
|Location:||Kabul Airport (KBL) ( Afghanistan)
|Phase:|| Takeoff (TOF)|
|Departure airport:||Kabul Airport (KBL/OAKB), Afghanistan|
|Destination airport:||Tashkent Airport (TAS/UTTT), Uzbekistan|
This map shows the airport of departure and the intended destination of the flight. The line between the airports does not
display the exact flight path.
Distance from Kabul Airport to Tashkent Airport as the crow flies is 739 km (462 miles).
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.