Accident description
Last updated: 28 November 2014
Status:Preliminary
Date:Monday 17 December 2012
Type:Silhouette image of generic AN26 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Antonov 26-100
Operator:Amazon Sky
Registration: OB-1887-P
C/n / msn: 6606
First flight: 1978
Crew:Fatalities: 4 / Occupants: 4
Passengers:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 0
Total:Fatalities: 4 / Occupants: 4
Airplane damage: Destroyed
Airplane fate: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:near Tomas, Yauyos province (   Peru) show on map
Phase: En route (ENR)
Nature:Cargo
Departure airport:Lima-Jorge Chavez International Airport (LIM/SPIM), Peru
Destination airport:Las Malvinas Airstrip, Peru
Narrative:
An Antonov 26 cargo plane, operated by Amazon Sky, was destroyed in an accident near Tomas, Yauyos province, Peru. All four crew members were killed.
The airplane took off from Lima-Jorge Chavez International Airport (LIM) at 10:09 for the one hour flight to the Las Malvinas Airstrip. The crew failed to report the start of descent and the flight was declared missing at 14:09. The wreckage was found on December 18.


Sources:
» Aeronoticias
» Confirman que el avión siniestrado de Amazon Sky está en Yauyos (Perú21, 18-12-2012)


Photos

photo of Antonov 26-100 UR-VIG
UR-VIG was delivered to Amazon Sky about December 2006 and registered OB-1887-P in April 2008
photo of Antonov 26-100 UR-VIG
UR-VIG was delivered to Amazon Sky about December 2006 and registered OB-1887-P in April 2008
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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 Lima-Jorge Chavez International Airport to Las Malvinas Airstrip as the crow flies is 453 km (283 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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