Narrative:An Antonov 26 transport plane of the Ukrainian Air Force crashed near Izvaryne, near the Ukraine-Russian border in an area were heavy fighting was going on. Six occupants parachuted to safety; two others were killed.
|Date:||Monday 14 July 2014|
|Operator:||Ukraine Air Force|
|Registration:|| 19 blue|
|C/n / msn:|| 9710|
|First flight:|| 1980|
|Crew:||Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 8|
|Passengers:||Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 0|
|Total:||Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 8 |
|Airplane damage:|| Destroyed|
|Airplane fate:|| Written off (damaged beyond repair)|
|Location:||near Izvaryne ( Ukraine)
|Phase:|| En route (ENR)|
According to the Press Service of the President of Ukraine, the airplane was flying at an altitude of 6500 m at the time it was hit.
» Interfax Ukraine
» Press Service of the President of Ukraine
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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.