Accident Antonov An-32B CR862,
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Date:Wednesday 22 November 1995
Type:Silhouette image of generic AN32 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Antonov An-32B
Owner/operator:Sri Lanka Air Force
Registration: CR862
MSN: 3503
Year of manufacture:1993
Engine model:Ivchenko AI-20
Fatalities:Fatalities: 62 / Occupants: 62
Aircraft damage: Destroyed, written off
Location:13 km off Jaffna -   Sri Lanka
Phase: Approach
Departure airport:Colombo (unknown airport)
Destination airport:Jaffna-Palaly Air Base (JAF/VCCJ)
Around 17:20 the An-32 approached Palaly AFB. The aircraft crashed into the sea, shortly after the pilot had asked the runway lights to be switched on.


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