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Last updated: 14 November 2018
Status:Preliminary
Date:Friday 9 September 2005
Time:ca 15:45
Type:Silhouette image of generic AN26 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Antonov An-26B
Operator:Air Kasai
Registration: 9Q-CFD
C/n / msn: 12901
First flight: 1983
Engines: 2 Ivchenko AI-24VT
Crew:Fatalities: 4 / Occupants: 4
Passengers:Fatalities: 9 / Occupants: 9
Total:Fatalities: 13 / Occupants: 13
Aircraft damage: Damaged beyond repair
Location:50 km (31.3 mls) N of Brazzaville (   Congo)
Phase: En route (ENR)
Nature:Domestic Non Scheduled Passenger
Departure airport:Boende Airport (BNB/FZGN), Congo (Democratic Republic)
Destination airport:Kinshasa (unknown airport), Congo (Democratic Republic)
Narrative:
An Antonov from Air Kasai crashed in neighbouring Congo Brazzaville as it was flying from Equator province in the North to Kinshasa.
There is some uncertainty with regards to the exact identity of this plane. Sources also report that the ill-fated aircraft was msn 10605.

Sources:
» Gazeta.ru
» L'Express


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RA-26139 was sold to D.R. Congo somewhere around the year 2003
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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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Antonov An-26

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