Accident Antonov An-8 CCCP-69336,
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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 327627

Date:Wednesday 15 June 1983
Type:Silhouette image of generic AN8 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Antonov An-8
Owner/operator:MOM Kirov MSPO
Registration: CCCP-69336
MSN: 9340310
Year of manufacture:1959
Total airframe hrs:6803 hours
Cycles:4971 flights
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 7
Aircraft damage: Destroyed, written off
Location:near Kharkiv-Sokilnyky Airport -   Ukraine
Phase: Initial climb
Departure airport:Kharkiv-Sokilnyky Airport (UKHV)
Destination airport:
During the initial climb after takeoff from Kharkiv-Sokilnyky Airport, the fuel pressure on the left engine dropped. The crew shut down this engine and feathered the propeller. It was decided to return to the airport. A fire then broke out on the left engine due to fuel leakage in the engine compartment. The crew decided on an emergency landing outside the airfield. A gear-up emergency landing was carried out on a selected site, but the aircraft crashed.

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