Accident Antonov An-74TK-300 RDPL-34020,
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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 320530

Date:Saturday 17 May 2014
Type:Silhouette image of generic A743 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Antonov An-74TK-300
Owner/operator:Laos Government
Registration: RDPL-34020
MSN: 36547098982
Year of manufacture:2009
Fatalities:Fatalities: 16 / Occupants: 17
Aircraft damage: Destroyed, written off
Location:2 km from Xieng Khouang Airport (XKH) -   Laos
Phase: Approach
Departure airport:Vientiane-Wattay Airport (VTE/VLVT)
Destination airport:Xieng Khouang Airport (XKH/VLXK)
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
An Antonov An-74 of the Laos Government was involved in an accident near Xieng Khouang Airport (XKH), Laos. Three of the seventeen occupants initially survived, but two later succumbed to their injuries.
Among those killed were the Minister of Defense of Laos, Douangchay Phichit, Minister of Public Security Thongbanh Sengaphone, and the governor of Vientiane.


NY Times
Sanook News
Lao News Agency
Bangkok Post
China Central Television


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