Narrative:A minor problem with the no. 1 engine was reported and a missed approach procedure executed. The pilot lost control while performing a tight circuit and belly landed near the runway. The aircraft was destroyed by fire.
|Date:||Monday 24 June 1996|
|C/n / msn:|| 12609|
|First flight:|| 1984|
|Engines:|| 2 Ivchenko AI-24VT|
|Crew:||Fatalities: 4 / Occupants: 8|
|Passengers:||Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 0|
|Total:||Fatalities: 4 / Occupants: 8 |
|Airplane damage:|| Written off|
|Airplane fate:|| Written off (damaged beyond repair)|
|Location:||Cafunfo Airport (CFF) (Angola)
|Phase:|| Approach (APR)|
|Departure airport:||Luanda-4 de Fevereiro Airport (LAD/FNLU), Angola|
|Destination airport:||Cafunfo Airport (CFF), Angola|
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Distance from Luanda-4 de Fevereiro Airport to Cafunfo Airport as the crow flies is 520 km (325 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.