Accident description
Last updated: 31 October 2014
Status:Preliminary
Date:Thursday 19 October 2006
Time:ca 07:30
Type:Silhouette image of generic AN2 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Antonov 2TP
Operator:Uzbekistan Airways
Registration: UK-70152
C/n / msn: 1G137-26
First flight: 1972
Engines: 1 Shvetsov ASh-62IR
Crew:Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 2
Passengers:Fatalities: 13 / Occupants: 13
Total:Fatalities: 15 / Occupants: 15
Airplane damage: Damaged beyond repair
Location:near Aranchi (   Uzbekistan) show on map
Phase: Approach (APR)
Nature:Military
Departure airport:Aranchi Airstrip, Uzbekistan
Destination airport:Aranchi Airstrip, Uzbekistan
Narrative:
The civilian Antonov was on a military training flight, carrying 13 military paratroopers. The weather conditions worsened rapidly and the mission was aborted. The Antonov subsequently crashed just outside the airport in the Urtachirchikskiy Rayon of the Taskhent Oblast.

Classification:
Loss of control

Sources:
» Ferghana.ru 23-10-2006
» UZA, 20-10-2006


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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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