Narrative:Destroyed during mortar attack. The aircraft was parked at Kabul awaiting repairs following a May 29, 1992 incident when the Tupolev was struck by a rocket while approaching Kabul.
|Date:||01 AUG 1992|
|Operator:||Ariana Afghan Airlines|
|C/n / msn:|| 87A-747|
|First flight:|| 1987|
|Engines:|| 3 Soloviev D-30KU-154-II|
|Crew:||Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 0|
|Passengers:||Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 0|
|Total:||Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 0 |
|Airplane damage:|| Written off|
|Airplane fate:|| Written off (damaged beyond repair)|
|Location:||Kabul Airport (KBL) (Afghanistan)
|Phase:|| Standing (STD)|
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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.