Narrative:Crashed in poor visibility after a flight from Luanda.
|Date:||Tuesday 27 February 1996|
|C/n / msn:|| 402812|
|First flight:|| 1965|
|Engines:|| 4 Ivchenko AI-20M|
|Crew:||Fatalities: 5 / Occupants: 5|
|Passengers:||Fatalities: 3 / Occupants: 3|
|Total:||Fatalities: 8 / Occupants: 8 |
|Airplane damage:|| Written off|
|Airplane fate:|| Written off (damaged beyond repair)|
|Location:||35 km (21.9 mls) from Lukapa (Angola)
|Phase:|| Approach (APR)|
|Departure airport:||Luanda-4 de Fevereiro Airport (LAD/FNLU), Angola|
|Destination airport:||Lukapa Airport (LBZ/FNLK), Angola|
An Antonov 12 (D2-FAO) with the same construction number was seen at Luanda 19 AUG 1999. The id of the aircraft involved (ER-ACE, c/n 402812) in this accident is probably incorrect.
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The An-12 was registered ER-ACE in October 1994 after 29 years of service in Algeria
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.