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Criminal Occurrence
Last updated: 20 October 2017
Datum:donderdag 1 juli 1999
Type:Silhouette image of generic AN12 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Antonov 12B
Luchtvaartmaatschappij:Savanair (Angola)
Registratie: TN-AFR
Constructienummer: 8345502
Bouwjaar: 1968
Motoren: 4 Ivchenko AI-20M
Bemanning:slachtoffers: 1 / inzittenden: 5
Passagiers:slachtoffers: 0 / inzittenden: 0
Totaal:slachtoffers: 1 / inzittenden: 5
Schade: Afgeschreven
Gevolgen: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Plaats:Luzamba (   Angola)
Fase: Kruisvlucht (ENR)
Soort vlucht:Vracht
Vliegveld van vertrek:Saurimo Airport (VHC/FNSA), Angola
Vliegveld van aankomst:Luanda-4 de Fevereiro Airport (LAD/FNLU), Angola
The aircraft was claimed to be shot down by UNITA forces. One crewmember (of Russian nationality) was killed in the accident. Four other Russian crew members were held hostage by UNITA forces. The Antonov was piloted by Russian nationals A. Yudov, M. Yatsenko, V. Gmyrin, V. Kachalin and A. Rogovets.

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photo of Antonov An-12B RA-12951
The An-12 later moved to Savanair as TN-AFR.
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Deze kaart geeft het vliegveld van vetrek weer en de geplande bestemming van de vlucht. De lijn tussen de vliegvelden geeft niet de exacte vliegroute weer.
De afstand tussen Saurimo Airport en Luanda-4 de Fevereiro Airport bedraagt 792 km (495 miles).
Accident location: Global; accuracy within tens or hundreds of kilometers.

This information is not presented as the Flight Safety Foundation or the Aviation Safety Network’s 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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