Accident description
Last updated: 16 April 2014
Status:Preliminary
Date:Thursday 2 June 2005
Time:11:28
Type:Silhouette image of generic AN24 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Antonov 24B
Operating for:Marsland Aviation
Leased from:al-Majal Company
Registration: ST-WAL
C/n / msn: 69901004
First flight: 1967
Engines: 2 Ivchenko AI-24
Crew:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 6
Passengers:Fatalities: 6 / Occupants: 36
Total:Fatalities: 7 / Occupants: 42
Airplane damage: Damaged beyond repair
Location:Khartoum-Civil Airport (KRT) (   Sudan) show on map
Phase: Takeoff (TOF)
Nature:Domestic Scheduled Passenger
Departure airport:Khartoum-Civil Airport (KRT/HSSS), Sudan
Destination airport:El Fasher Airport (ELF/HSFS), Sudan
Flightnumber: 430
Narrative:
Crashed on takeoff. A fire erupted in the nr.1 engine, causing severe damage to the engine and the left-hand side of the fuselage. Three passengers are said to have died in the crash, while four more, including a flight attendant, died in the next days.

Sources:
» AP
» Sudan Tribune


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photo of Antonov 24B UN-47736
UN-47736 was sold to Sudan as ST-WAL in 2004.
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Map
This map shows the airport of departure and the intended destination of the flight. The line between the airports does not display the exact flight path.
Distance from Khartoum-Civil Airport to El Fasher Airport as the crow flies is 804 km (502 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.
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