Accident description
Last updated: 21 April 2014
Status:
Date:Tuesday 27 September 1988
Type:Antonov 8
Operator:MAP Moscow OAO
Registration: CCCP-48101
C/n / msn: 0Zhe-3490
First flight: 1960
Total airframe hrs:12272
Cycles:5853
Crew:Fatalities: 5 / Occupants: 5
Passengers:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 0
Total:Fatalities: 5 / Occupants: 5
Airplane damage: Damaged beyond repair
Location:3,5 km (2.2 mls) ENE of Kozelísk, Kaluga Region (   Russia) show on map
Phase: En route (ENR)
Nature:Cargo
Departure airport:?
Destination airport:?
Narrative:
The Antonov suffered a fuel leak during a night flight. An engine caught fire, which quickly enveloped the wing. The crew initiated an emergency descent. Weakened by the fire, the wing failed and the An-8 lost control and crashed in a forest. The wing landed on the street of Sosnovskiy.
The crew of the Antonov carried out an emergency landing after a fuel leak had caused an engine fire. The aircraft was destroyed as a result of this crash-landing.


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» Dmitriy Yertsov
» Soviet Transports


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This information is not presented as the Flight Safety Foundation or the Aviation Safety Networkís 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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