Narrative:An Antonov An-26 cargo plane, registered SP-FDP, suffered a takeoff accident at Tallinn-Ülemiste Airport (TLL), Estonia. None of the four crew members were injured. The flight rejected the takeoff from Tallinn's runway 08 at high speed when the gear collapsed or retracted during the takeoff roll. The airplane skidded to a stop on its belly.
|Date:||Thursday 5 December 2013|
|C/n / msn:|| 11903|
|First flight:|| 1982|
|Engines:|| 2 Ivchenko AI-24VT|
|Crew:||Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 4|
|Passengers:||Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 0|
|Total:||Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 4 |
|Airplane damage:|| Written off|
|Airplane fate:|| Written off (damaged beyond repair)|
|Location:||Tallinn-Ülemiste Airport (TLL) (Estonia)
|Phase:|| Takeoff (TOF)|
|Departure airport:||Tallinn-Ülemiste Airport (TLL/EETN), Estonia|
|Destination airport:||Helsinki-Vantaa Airport (HEL/EFHK), Finland|
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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 Tallinn-Ülemiste Airport to Helsinki-Vantaa Airport as the crow flies is 100 km (63 miles).
This information is not presented as the Flight Safety Foundation or the Aviation Safety Networks opinion as to the cause of the accident. It is preliminary and is based on the facts as they are known at this time.