Accident
Last updated: 24 October 2014
Estado:Preliminar
Fecha:lunes 21 marzo 2011
Hora:15:30
Tipo:Silhouette image of generic AN12 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Antonov 12BP
Operador:Trans Air Congo
Registración: TN-AGK
Numéro de série: 402006
Año de Construcción: 1963
Motores: 4 Ivchenko AI-20M
Tripulación:Fatalidades: 4 / Ocupantes: 4
Pasajeros:Fatalidades: 5 / Ocupantes: 5
Total:Fatalidades: 9 / Ocupantes: 9
Víctimas en Tierra:Fatalidades: 14
Daños en la Aeronave: Anulado
Consecuencias: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Ubicación:cerca Pointe Noire Airport (PNR) (   Congo) show on map
Fase: Aproximación (APR)
Naturaleza:Carga
Aeropuerto de Salida:Brazzaville-Maya Maya Airport (BZV/FCBB), Congo
Aeropuerto de Llegada:Pointe Noire Airport (PNR/FCPP), Congo
Descripción:
An Antonov 12 cargo plane was destroyed when it crashed in the Mvoumvou residential area of Pointe-Noire, Congo. The airplane was turning to finals for runway 17 when it veered off the approach path. The pilot attempted a right curve to align the airplane with the runway. At that moment the An-12 rolled over to the right and came down inverted. It struck several houses and burst into flames.
AFP quoted a local official who reported that there were four crew members and five passengers on the plane. A spokesman of the Russian embassy in Brazzaville reported that three crew members were Russians. The copilot was a citizen of Kazakhstan.


Fuentes:
» BBC
» AFP
» RIA Novosti


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Distance from Brazzaville-Maya Maya Airport to Pointe Noire Airport as the crow flies is 377 km (235 miles).

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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